7 years ago before we launched MomoCentral, we had this major problem — everytime we put up an ad on a job board, HUNDREDS of resumes would stream in! These were ads for software engineers.

We would then patiently call in the person for an interview one by one. We…


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Those of us brought up in the Asian culture are not strangers to our obsession with scoring straight As in school. In some countries, the education system defines As further to high As (A1, A*, A+) and low As (A, A-, A2). It breeds a culture where everyone is obsessed…


In my previous post, I mentioned how we’ll share our story of rebuilding MomoCentral — a freelancer platform. We did it all within 2.5 weeks! Just 2 of us — me and my co-founder. Not with a legion / army of coders but I’ll caveat this with saying my co-founder…


There are moments in life you thrive

There are moments you crawl

And there are moments you are so happy, you get complacent, and have to press the restart button.

This is exactly what happened to MomoCentral. 7 years ago, in my mid 20s and not knowing any better, my…


What it’s like when you hire MomoCentral to take over a project? You’ll love us, for sure. But first, let’s get through some questions…

From missed deliverable dates to subpar coding skills, you’ve had enough of nightmares working with your tech vendor.

You’re certain that things aren’t working…


What is source code and why the big deal?

Unless you’re a software developer or has dabbled in programming, you’ll probably be confused about source code and why it matters.

Let’s start from the very beginning:

Every app or computer software has a source code.

Simply put, source code is…


…for fear of losing your business!

You: “The app is still buggy even after you said it’s been fixed. How come?”

Tech vendor: “Oh, really? Actually I’m not sure. Let me check again and get back to you.”

***

Tech vendor: “Sorry, we need more time to work on…


Because you’ve been outsource-cepted! Wait, what?

After multiple rounds of shoddy bug fixes, we started digging deeper into who was actually doing the work. What we discovered was multiple levels of outsourcing from one agency to another with many middle men in between” –Disgruntled Client

If you’ve been working with…


Conundrums aside, the gig economy is changing the way we work and hire.

Web developer; social media strategist; brand and content marketer; copywriter and graphic designer — what do these professionals have in common in this digital age?

Freelance, independent and on-demand contract workers. They all work remotely and earn…


How tech-savvy mothers in conservative cultures are empowered today to work from home and support their families

Giving up a fulfilling career to care for a newborn or to raise a family sometimes may seem like the only viable option for mothers especially those living in deeply conservative parts of…

SuYuen Chin

SuYuen is the co-founder of MomoCentral.com- an on-demand tech talent platform currently serving 1000 companies globally. 450 human-verified talents & counting!

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