Michael Poh

Michael is a freelance blogger and regular contributor for Hongkiat.com. He graduated from the National University of Singapore with a double major in Psychology and Communications & New Media in 2011.He believes in the power of the written word to influence and inspire. An enthusiastic video gamer, Michael is also actively engaged in various physical activities in his spare time.

Latest posts

40 Creative Shopping Bag Designs

Would you rather have a dull and plain shopping or grocery bag with you or have something that…

5 Ways Optimism And Positive Thinking Can Backfire On You

There are tons of literature out there advocating "positive thinking" as the key to happiness. While numerous research…

Interview Tips: 5 Things Recruiters Think You Should Know

You’ve drafted your resume, vetted through it dozens of time and submitted it to your dream organization for…

How to Optimize Your Online Presence for Job Hunting

Everybody is connected, and it’s quite easy for companies and their recruiters to run a quick search on…

10+ Best Sites to Download Photoshop Brushes

Adobe Photoshop is one of the most amazing image editing software available and that is quite justified owing…

8 Tell-Tale Signs You’re A Geek

Have you ever wondered what it takes to be a geek? Are geeks highly intellectual individuals who are…

8 Legit Ways to Impress Your Boss

Apart from working hard, having the right technical skills, and always achieving all your work goals, there are…

8 Quick-Fixes to Boost Your Creativity Instantly

Having the dreaded writer’s block or designer’s block? Can’t come up with an ingenious idea for your company…

Survive Office: 7 (More) Tips For Moving Up Corporate Ladder

We spend about a quarter of our life working. Other than choosing a job that provides food on…

Freelancers: How to Get Motivated When You Are Running Low

As freelance designers, self-discipline is one essential characteristic to cultivate. Granted that you have the benefits of a…