Whereas most individuals envision spending their retirement travelling the world or choosing up new hobbies, 61-year-old Benny Se Teo has bought different concepts up his sleeve.
The co-founder of Western meals chain Eighteen Cooks and grilled meat specialist The Meathouse introduced on Tuesday (Nov 23) that he had retired and “left the corporate on an excellent be aware”.
Whereas Benny advised AsiaOne that he “simply desires to relaxation” and his “creativity is hampered when [he’s] too engrossed with enterprise,” he additionally revealed that he nonetheless has some initiatives within the pipeline, and plans on changing into a motivational speaker.
Whereas this will sound like a far cry from his restaurateur profession, he really does have some prior expertise in public talking.
The ex-convict has spoken brazenly about his profession journey, from his preliminary battle at discovering employment to finally organising his personal companies and giving again by hiring ex-offenders.
On Might 6, 2015, he was one of many audio system at TEDxJNJSingapore.
In 2016, he was additionally invited to talk at In-Tune, a discussion board by employment institute e2i and management consulting agency SeraphCorp Institute.
Moreover, other than inspiring folks along with his nuggets of knowledge, Benny tells us that he desires to supply consultancy work for different F&B companies and lend his experience to new start-ups.
And he is actually losing no time — in a Fb publish yesterday (Nov 25), he known as for F&B companies that want assist in areas such kitchen planning, advertising and menu growth to slip into his DMs.