Earth Hour: 5 ideas for some fun in the dark

Earth Hour is happening at 8:30pm this Saturday, 25 March 2017, and we're really looking forward to it! It's a great excuse to get your friends together and plan some fun (and wholesome) activities in the dark. If you don't have any plans already, here are some ideas to...

My First Carousell: A Waffle Maker

I first heard about Carousell when I was in the army. A friend of mine told me about how easy it was to sell on Carousell, so I figured I'd give it a try. Before I found Carousell, I was always the buyer and had never imagined that I could be selling....

8 ways to get started on your New Year Resolutions (forreals)

Ready to get started on your New Year Resolutions? Get inspired by the 8 common New Year Resolutions below, where we’ve curated easy and highly recommended ways to get started on them. Best of all, they come at wallet-friendly prices! 1. Get Organised If you’re tired of not being able to find...

Carouselland reminded us why we started all this

Last weekend was Carouselland 2017. Taking up 3 halls at Singapore’s Suntec City Convention Center, it was easily the biggest bazaar we’ve ever organised. We’ve always loved events like this, because it’s a great chance for us to meet our community and mingle. We spent most of the two days...
Work burnout tips self-care that you can do to feel better!

5 self-care tips to try if you’re experiencing job burnout

Were we the only ones who silently cheered when the World Health Organisation finally recognised work burnout as an occupational phenomenon in 2019? For too long, no one took us seriously when we said that we felt an overwhelming sense of dread every time we had to answer yet...
Cheap and good guide to aircon servicing in Singapore on Carousell

2020 Affordable and Reliable Guide to… Aircon Servicing in Singapore

Believe it or not, air conditioning was once hailed as one of the most important inventions of the 20th century. In fact, the aircon is actually one of the very few household appliances that people in Singapore actually care to service frequently since we’re super dependent on cool air...
Guide to movers and moving house in Singapore Carousell

2020 Affordable and Reliable Guide to… Moving Services in Singapore

So you’ve finally bought your dream home in Singapore (and had been waiting to move in, but Covid-19 happened) and here comes the most time-consuming and dreadful part: moving. Having to carefully pack up all of your belongings, find the right moving service, clean up after the move… With...
Coping in Times of COVID-19: Tips for Working From Home, Social Distancing and More

Coping in Times of COVID-19: Tips for Working From Home, Social Distancing and More

Two days ago, it was still possible to grab a drink at a bar. Two weeks ago, hundreds of thousands of people were still crossing the JB-Singapore causeway daily. But the causeway is now closed, and so are the bars. COVID-19 is changing the way we live and work –...

A Day in the Life of the People’s Team Lead at Carousell

  Richard Branson once said: “Success in business is all about people, people, people. Whatever industry a company is in, its employees are its biggest competitive advantage.” In a span of five years, Carousell has grown from a team of three to almost 200. How did we attract, manage and retain...

20/20 Vision For 2020 Resolutions

You made those New Year Resolutions - are you prepared for the hard part? As inspiring as they can get, New Year Resolutions are often amazing and huge changes to ourselves and lifestyles. But this could set us up for failure. How do we start, and how do we stick...