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Alifa Putrinda

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Alifa is a marketing graduate and currently building a career in a global consulting firm. She loves to write about her life, passion and struggles of being a 20-something millennial. When she’s not writing, she enjoys beaches, ice coffee and binge-watching Scandal.
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Social media is an addiction; a chunk of life; an inspiration search engine; a one-stop-procrastination-place; a reason not to get out from bed in the morning; or whatever you wanna call it. I’ve talked about my personal attachment on social media a little while ago. Social media has…

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India, a country I had never thought I’d be travelling to. But guess what, it was so fun! So here’s the first chunk of my India experience, where I spent three days exploring India’s golden triangle with my six work colleagues. One of the perks of working in…

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A blog that has a ‘millennial’ name on it won’t be completed without a post about the quarter-life crisis :)) Being a millennial myself, I’m gonna tell you that it’s not just a piece of article titles that you would find online or a book title that makes…

I don’t want to brush off all the good things that happened in the past year but 2017 was a tough one. I’ve learned through the hard way. If I could zoom out all my life events, it’s gonna look like a roller coaster trails, some ups, downs,…

teacup cafe in Manchester

I often found myself jumping into bed after a long day working. I’ll scroll my social media feed for a while, at least that’s always my initial plan, which always turns out to be an hour or two. In another situation like queuing, waiting for someone or commuting,…

It all starts when we fall in love too deeply with a person, a place, a routine, a job or anything. We develop a great obsession with this thing or person. We transform into an excellent keeper who makes sure that anything in life won’t slip. We create…

millennial finding the ideal job

In the past couple months, I’ve been exposed to so many articles, news and opinion about millennials. HR says that millennials often ask for special treatments, saying that we value passion and comfortability over money. Marketers are so obsessed with millennials! Being a marketer myself, I understand how…

digital nomads can work from anywhere

Flexible hours, no commuting needed and able to work from anywhere are the best perks of being digital nomads. Digital nomads are individuals who work remotely from wherever they live and travel. They often use public spaces like cafés, co-working space or using the Internet to support their…

Tinder millennials are defining the new dating terms

We, millennials, live in two worlds, one that didn’t need the Internet to fall in love and one that requires it. We’re not the like the gen x, who are raised on technology; we grew up as it was being developed. Speaking about love, many of us, millennials,…