Disrupting Asia

Disrupting Asia

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Disrupting Asia is a media and events platform that connects entrepreneurs and startups in Asia. Our aim is to build communities around the continent and to become the number one source for reliable news and information around Asia’s startups.


Ep. #25 - How To Use Irresistible Words In Business
Feb 13 • 6 min
As entrepreneurs, sales people, executives or simply as normal people we tend to react different to situations, all depending on how the message is communicated. Especially in business, where you can often see identical products being offered, some…
Ep. #24 - Shifting Your Customer’s Habits
Jan 22 • 6 min
In this this episode we talk about why you should be starting to shift your customers’ thoughts.
Ep. #23 – 5 Tips To Overcome Procrastination In 2019
Jan 14 • 5 min
Remember the New Year’s resolutions you told everyone two weeks ago? How are you holding up so far? In this episode I will talk with you about 5 tips that will make it easier for you to avoid procrastination!
Ep. #22 - Take Action in 2019!
Jan 2 • 3 min
Happy New Year 2019! Most of us have a long list with things we plan to do over the next 365 days and are super excited to get started. Yet most won’t stick to their resolutions. In fact, by mid January these resolutions seem as far away as four weeks…
Ep. #21 - How To Solve A Toxic Work Culture
Dec 10, 2018 • 6 min
In this episode we talk about toxic work cultures and how to solve them. For many years, managers and leaders often thought that employees quit either because of their leaders and/or the company. But that’s not the case. People quit organizational…
Ep. #20 - Why It’s Important To Always Train Your Staff
Nov 28, 2018 • 7 min
Are you offering training, coaching, workshops or similar to your team? How do you make sure that your employees are actually satisfied with the trainings they receive? This week we talk about an important topic that is way too often neglected until it’s…
Ep. #19 Health is Wealth - How To Make Your Team Healthier & More Productive
Nov 23, 2018 • 7 min
Whether you run a startup or have an established company, a healthy workplace is more important than ever before. While certain perks and benefits have an advantage, employees that eat healthy and are engaged in physical activities are known to perform…
Disrupting Asia - Weekly Roundup #4 (November 18th, 2018)
Nov 18, 2018 • 4 min
Welcome to our latest weekly roundup! We will give you a quick summary about what happened in the business and entrepreneurial world in Asia.
Why You Should Start Thinking As An Entrepreneur (Ep. #18)
Nov 13, 2018 • 6 min
In this episode we talk about why you should start thinking as an entrepreneur - even if you’re not intending to start your own business now or any time soon, it’s crucial to take a look at some of the traits entrepreneurs in order to have a successful…
Disrupting Asia - Weekly Roundup #3 (November 02nd, 2018)
Nov 3, 2018 • 3 min
Welcome to our latest weekly roundup! We will give you a quick summary about what happened in the business and entrepreneurial world in Asia.
23 Ways To Get Feedback On Your Product or Service (Ep. #17)
Oct 31, 2018 • 10 min
Ready to launch your product or service? In this episode we talk about 23 ways that allow you to get valuable feedback on your idea. You will also find all points listed on our blog at www.disrupting.asia.
Disrupting Asia - Weekly Roundup #2 (October 26th, 2018)
Oct 28, 2018 • 4 min
Welcome to our latest weekly roundup! We will give you a quick summary about what happened in the business and entrepreneurial world in Asia.
Interview with Toshiki Abe of Ridilover Japan (Ep. #16)
Oct 23, 2018 • 40 min
In this episode we are talking with Toshiki Abe about social tourism in Japan and beyond. Toshiki Abe founded Ridilover Japan, a tour operator that organizes over 300 unique tours and trips to address social issues like homelessness. Listed on Forbes…
Disrupting Asia - Weekly Roundup #1 (October 19th, 2018)
Oct 19, 2018 • 3 min
This is our first weekly roundup where we give you all the information and news about what happened the past week.
Online Reputation Management Done Right (Ep. #15)
Oct 16, 2018 • 8 min
Your online reputation is one of the biggest assets you can have in generating leads and getting new customers. It’s statistically proven that the majority of people nowadays will look up your company before buying anything from you. They simply go to…
How To Create Simple Habits (Ep. #14)
Oct 9, 2018 • 7 min
Ever wondered how habits work? In this episode you will learn how to easily form tiny habits and how to grow these tiny habits into bigger ones with a few simple tricks.
7 Time Saving Hacks For Busy Entrepreneurs (Ep. #13)
Oct 1, 2018 • 8 min
As entrepreneurs, executives and managers we are faced with full calendars and long days but we often tend to wear too many hats and do mind-boggling activities that look simple but can turn into time consuming tasks - in this episode we talk about the…
Move Fast, Enjoy Pain & Don’t Quit (Ep. #12)
Sep 18, 2018 • 4 min
What does it take you to succeed? Don’t take advice from fake gurus and coaches who know less about business than a six-year old selling lemonade. Success may take longer for some than for others - but with just a few simple habits you will separate…
Walter Lee - Helping Children With Movement Disabilities In Asia (Ep. #11)
Sep 10, 2018 • 25 min
Walter Lee is an extraordinary entrepreneur, restaurateur, author, philanthropist and TEDx speaker from Malaysia who is mainly based in Thailand since 1989. He’s the founder of Zy Movement Foundation which helps children with movement disabilities in…
Sarun Pinyarat - Disrupting Thailand’s Online Music Industry (Ep. #10)
Sep 3, 2018 • 28 min
Sarun Pinyarat is the CEO of Fungjai.com, Thailand’s largest and fastest growing music community startup and also the co-founder of BEAR Visual Specialist School and FUUM Design Studio. In this episode we talk about his time in Silicon Valley,…
Episode #9 - How To Increase Your Productivity Today!
Aug 28, 2018 • 6 min
In this episode we’ll be talking about 7 productivity hacks that allow you to do more in less time!
Episode #8 - Building a Team
Aug 6, 2018 • 4 min
Hey guys, in this episode we will talk about why you should get people on board who are driven by your mission but also market, sell and support your business.
Episode #7 - Cultural Advice On Doing Business In Asia
Jul 30, 2018 • 5 min
As more and more international businesses and investors are entering the Asian market, people realize that doing business in Asia needs some proper preparation in advance. In this episode we will talk about cultural advice on doing business in Asia!
Episode #6 - Why Perfectionism Will Hurt Your Business
Jul 24, 2018 • 5 min
Perfection is the enemy of progress - In this episode we will talk about why you shouldn’t be a perfectionist and how to overcome perfectionism!
Episode #5 - Why Patience Is Important
Jul 19, 2018 • 6 min
In this episode we will talk about the importance of patience in entrepreneurship and a number of simple ways to practice patience on a daily basis - enjoy!
Episode #4 - How To Prevent Burnout As Entrepreneur
Jul 9, 2018 • 8 min
In the latest episode of Disrupting Asia we’ll be talking about the serious topic of Burnout and how you can prevent it before it’s too late!
Episode #3 - 5 Trust-Building Business Tips
Jul 3, 2018 • 6 min
In this episode of Disrupting Asia we’ll be talking about trust - the most important commodity for your business. It’s pretty simple: if your customers don’t trust you, you will close your doors pretty soon. We’ll be talking about 5 ways that will help…
Episode #2 - Stop Asking To Pick Somebody’s Brain
Jun 16, 2018 • 6 min
In this episode we will talk about how to get a meeting with a potential mentor, CEO, executive or entrepreneur without asking ‘Can I pick your brain?’.
Episode #1 - Time: Your Most Valuable Asset!
Jun 10, 2018 • 7 min
It’s Kian here, your host! Hope you’re having an amazing day. In this episode we will talk about time and why time is your most valuable asset - treat it wisely as you will never get it back!
Episode #0 - Welcome to Disrupting Asia!
Jun 1, 2018 • 2 min
A very very warm welcome to Disrupting Asia!