207: Linda Nguyen Schindler – LegalTech in Singapore

207: Linda Nguyen Schindler – LegalTech in Singapore


 

Podcast highlights:

  • [06:06] It’s important in any business to connect with your client with empathy. Sometimes you only get that by spending time with them.
  • [25:10] What are some of the common mistakes of start-up founders when setting up businesses in Asia?
  • [38:40] There appears to be more female entrepreneurs in Singapore than anywhere else in the world; what makes Singapore special for these ambitious individuals?

Podcast notes:

  • [00:05] Welcome Linda Nguyen Schindler to Asia Tech Podcast Stories
  • [00:40] Some background history of Linda.
  • [01:51] What was your family business?
  • [06:06] It’s important in any business to connect with your client with empathy. Sometimes you only get that by spending time with them.
  • [08:10] You have to have that optimism gene, or otherwise you would not survive as an entrepreneur.
  • [16:45] Did you do a Lemonade Stand?
  • [18:46] How did you manage yourself in Spain?
  • [25:10] What are some of the common mistakes of start-up founders when setting up businesses in Asia?
  • [30:23] What are typically the most popular service? What do people ask from the first counsel?
  • [35:15] If somebody screws up, is it possible to come to you and you can help them unfix all that? Is everything unfixable?
  • [38:40] There appears to be more female entrepreneurs in Singapore than anywhere else in the world; what makes Singapore special for these ambitious individuals?
  • [40:20] About 65% of the female billionaires in China are self made.
  • [45:12] If you were starting a business, what would be the case to come to Asia?
  • [47:35] People can find more about Linda Nguyen by visiting FirstCOUNSEL.