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Since then, it grew into a community of now 116 people with mostly Malaysians and several others from Singapore, Maldives and more.
So here's a gist of what's happening:
- Rachel shared about her journey in becoming a self-taught designer on a webinar hosted by Ee Von and Aaron from Sondr. Will share the full webinar soon!
- These local sustainable wood products by Harith aka The Green Carpenter are really high quality and beautiful.
- Khairul Nazran is building in the open with his RaspberryPi.
- Harith is bootstrapping Insight Tribe, a Q&A platform.
- Turn SVG into animation with LottieFiles. Kudos to Nattu, Karin and team!
- MVP, MMP, MUP and MLP - shared by Khairul Nazran
- Passion Economy - shared by Yi-Hui
- Chaos Monkeys (book) - shared by Kai Xuan Chia
- We got our very first few Telegram spammers, not a good thing but it's still a milestone!
- Forward School (Penang) is looking for a Full-time Digital Designer. Mainly focusing on producing/designing online content. Contact Jia Ying (email@example.com) for details.
- Shan is looking for a couple roles for his micro B2C SaaS startup: Backend Software Engineer (Python, Postgres, Rust), Digital Marketer Guru (with finance experience), UX Designer. Remote, 5 to 8 hours of work per week.
... and more in the community! Join in the fun.