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He quit bank job for 'some old thing'
Art lover who places a lot of value on beautiful relics runs family's antique business now. -ST
Plants are his company
Many of his clients are well-heeled and do not bat an eyelid spending up to $500,000 on their gardens, in homes about 150,00 sq ft. -TNP
No more hang-up over handbags
Elite police officer quit his job to help wife run handbag business. -ST
Designer, contractor, mediator
This contractor relishes the challenge of working with challenging customers. -TNP
Finding love while working in a shipyard
Maritime Singapore comprises more than 5,000 firms and 170,000 people, and it contributes significantly to the economy while holding out good job prospects. -ST
 A good life out at sea
If you dream of an important job that nevertheless lets you sail all day, consider being a harbour pilot like Mr Goh Choon Hock, 35. -ST
 She makes friends and keeps ships fuelled up
Ms Maesy Koh graduated in 2002 with a specialist degree in real estate, the post-Sept 11 market was bleak. -ST
Selling 'dishwasher to CEO' dream
Hotelier says anyone can make it good if he loves the job and works hard. -ST
Why I gave up my job at a bank
What my job does for me in terms of personal growth is more important than what it can pay. -ST
Plumber fished crab out of toilet pipe
Plumber David Chi has extricated everything from dead animals to compact powder cases from chocked toilet systems. -TNP