Parents in Tech

Parents in Tech

Stories about parenting, entrepreneurship and technology

with Qin En

Join me as I go in-depth with parents who are technology leaders, founders and investors about what it really takes to balance career ambitions with family aspirations 👨‍👩‍👧‍👦

As seen on Channel News Asia, Lianhe Zaobao, The Asian Parent, MoneyFM 89.3, CNA 938 Live 📰

Book Club: Communicating with Children - How to Talk so Little Kids Will Listen
March 05, 2023
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00:21:1648.69 MB

Book Club: Communicating with Children - How to Talk so Little Kids Will Listen

The theme for this episode of Parents in Tech Book Club is communicating with children. We look at two best-selling parenting books. The first book was first published in 1982 and has been called “the parenting bible” by many media outlets such as The Boston Globe. This book is none other than "How ...

Life After an Organ Transplant, Becoming an Ironman Triathlete, and being a Homeschooling Stay-at-home Dad with Cliff Tam
February 12, 2023x
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Life After an Organ Transplant, Becoming an Ironman Triathlete, and being a Homeschooling Stay-at-home Dad with Cliff Tam

Growing up with a liver transplant, training for the Ironman triathlon, and sharing what life is like as a stay-at-home dad in tech. I talked to Cliff Tam on how he decided to become a nurturing hands-on dad to spend more meaningful time with his family. At a very young age, Cliff was diagnosed with...

The Importance of Rest, Personal Mastery, and Setting Boundaries with Nathaddeus Tan
February 05, 2023x
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00:33:4346.33 MB

The Importance of Rest, Personal Mastery, and Setting Boundaries with Nathaddeus Tan

The importance of rest, how parenting requires high self-awareness and discipline, and being firm with setting rules. I talk to Nathaddeus Tan about his experience with paternity leave, managing his emotions around his children, and the parenting styles between him and his wife. Nathaddeus is the Te...

Managing Finances, Protecting Marriage, and Being an Involved Dad with Joshua Foo
January 29, 2023x
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Managing Finances, Protecting Marriage, and Being an Involved Dad with Joshua Foo

On managing finances and being tactical in leveraging free resources, protecting the romance in marriage, and involving himself with the family, Joshua Foo shares his Parent in Tech stories as a father to two girls and two boys, aged 19, 16, 15, and 11. Joshua Foo is the Regional Director at Chainal...

Explaining tech to kids, resolving favoritism, and balancing gender roles at home with Eric Chan
January 22, 2023x
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00:26:2360.43 MB

Explaining tech to kids, resolving favoritism, and balancing gender roles at home with Eric Chan

On explaining how tech works to kids with simple words and techniques, addressing favoritism with rationality, and balancing gender roles with his wife at home, Eric shares his Parent in Tech stories as a father to two boys, aged 6 and 3. Eric Chan is the Lead Product Manager at Grab. Eric started h...