The Columnist


The Columnist is a quarterly newsletter that promotes regional ideas and perspectives to shape a new world towards one of purpose and unity. It reaches out to about 200,000 leaders and professionals, in political, civil and business fields.


Every issue we cover the following topics:


  • Commerce – Business, organisation profile and opinion
  • Civilisation – Technology, innovation, power, social profile and opinion
  • Creativity – Design, arts and cultural profile and opinion
  • Case Study – Showcase of organisations and places seeking to make a difference from the inside-out

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Past issues

The Columnist | Issue 36 | A New Age of Consultancy

In this issue, we invite you to read about this new breed of consultant; a PurposeCORE case study on how a trusted supplier of 30 years moved up the value chain; and an interview with a man pursuing a big dream for Sarawak – Dato Chris Chung, Group CEO of Saradise Sdn Bhd.

The Columnist | Issue 34 | 2017: Time for Solutions, Not Rhetoric

2016 has proven to be a year of seismic changes: Donald Trump’s historic win and Brexit were the most unimaginable events. What this mean is, we need to prepare ourselves to be ready for change and learn how to lead it in 2017. In this issue, read about the 4 principles for effective change in business and learn how to see things in unity with others so as to see the future with new eyes.

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