Ignite Your Leadership, Spark Your Business. Elevate with Slashie Academy.

Who should join?

Leaders seeking an edge: Boost your leadership style, build resilience, and rediscover your entrepreneurial spark.

Growth-hungry businesses: Equip your team with cutting-edge skills to navigate change, manage risk, and thrive in the dynamic marketplace.

Changemakers with purpose: Learn from real-world case studies and expert insights to drive positive impact within your organization.

About Our Courses /

Resilient Leadership and Business Sustainability Series

The post-pandemic future of teamwork is likely to be a purposeful hybrid combination of virtual coordination and in-person collaboration. Effective Leadership in this new hybrid world requires different skills beyond traditional team leadership. Building resilient leaders is thus critical for sustainable businesses.

Our Courses /

Module 1: Entrepreneurial Mindset and Business Accountability

This module offers an immersive experience to help business leaders authentically understand their unique leadership style and build resilience. Gain insights into maintaining a competitive edge through a refreshed entrepreneurial mindset.

Module 2: Risk & Change Management

This module helps business leaders effectively manage risk and navigate change with confidence. Discover strategies to adapt and thrive, with real-world examples from the entrepreneurial journey, equipping you to lead your organization through any challenge.

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Trainer Info /


Chief Executive; Team Rise

Deon has over 25 years of global experience in organizational development and business leadership. She has over 10 years of management consulting experience, became the senior leader's top advisor, and facilitated successful culture transformation projects with companies in the hospitality, retail, education, and technology industries. She specializes in leadership development, team coaching and culture building.

Deon has been an educator and teaching at Singapore Management University Academy since 2016; her leadership workshops and coaching focus on enabling leaders to look inward to gain self-awareness and acquire leadership skills to lead a team with confidence and clarity. On an organizational level, her coaching has helped teams unite with a sense of purpose and connections, manage change through uncertainty, resolve conflicts and elevate engagement in a hybrid environment. She is also a certified Talent Plus strength development coach and certified coach practitioner by Certified Coaches Federation.

In 2020, Deon received a recognition certificate of leadership excellence by APAC Entrepreneur as "CEO of the Year 2020" her article "Leveraging Human-Centred Growth Strategies to Transform Businesses" was featured in the magazine. She is a board advisor for sHERO China, a non-profit organization that empowers women through education and specializes in DEI, the future of work, and women's development. She volunteers her time in various mentorship programs working with students at iAcademy Philipines, Singapore Social Science University (SUSS), ITE College West, and professionals at the PODEX Community Mentorship Programme (CMP).


CEO and Founder of Timbre Group

Danny Loong is an entrepreneur, producer, creative, musician, and Founder/ CEO of Timbre Group. Timbre Group is an eco-system with a diversified portfolio of businesses from F&B concepts, event and artiste management, place-making and management and lifestyle brands, including the Timbre+ series of Modern Food Parks (Eastside and One North), Hawker Centres (Yishun Park and One Punggol), Timbre Music Academy, its flagship live music bistro/bar, Timbre @ The Arts House as well as new brands such as The Usual Place and Timbre Pizza. Timbre Group also organised a music festival "Timbre Rock & Roots” (in hiatus) which featured legends and popular acts like Paul Simon, Bob Dylan, Robert Plant, John Legend and others, and the largest beer event in Asia, Beerfest Asia (Director from 2009 till present).

Danny was also conferred the “Tourism Entrepreneur of The Year” award by Singapore Tourism Board in 2010. He was a member of the Arts & Culture Strategic Review committee, current Chairman of The Music Society, Singapore (SGMUSO), council member of Singapore Nightlife Association (SNBA), a member of the Industry Advisory Group at Lasalle College of The Arts, Industry Panel member for National Arts Council (Music), and Board Member of School of The Arts, Singapore (SOTA).

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