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Founders' Masterclass: Leading Through the Startup Storm


Aug 07 2024, Wednesday02:00 PM - 05:00 PM (GMT +8:00) Kuala Lumpur, Singapore


32 Carpenter Street, 059911

, Singapore



Pivoting business strategies; downsizing; high turnover rates - Karen Tay has worked with founders through it all. As a coach to startups in both Silicon Valley and Singapore, she has developed a toolbox of practical tips to identify unproductive behaviours, and nip them in the bud. Our workshop is specifically designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge to overcome obstacles and thrive.

Course Description & Learning Outcomes

Through this hands-on, immersive experience, you will get immediately practical strategies and action plans, as well as tools and frameworks to use, and re-use when challenges arise.

  1. Practical tools and strategies to thrive, and help your team in the emotional rollercoaster of start-up life

  2. Approaching conflict and challenging relationships effectively in the context of rapidly changing environments

  3. Understanding the rapid cycles of people-company fit as a start-up grows -- learn when to coach, when to give feedback, and when to exit

  4. Building an effective support network that enables resilience as you navigate the ups and downs of start-up life

Fee Payment Instructions

We’re excited to have you join our upcoming masterclass! Here are some important details for your reference: 

  • Fee: The registration fee is SGD25 (inclusive of GST). 

  • Registration Period: Registration opens on 13 June 2024 and closes on 31 July 2024. 

  • Payment Method: Please make your payment via PayNow, using either the QR code or our UEN. Please indicate your name and mobile number in the reference field when making payment.   

  • Confirmation: Your slot will be confirmed upon receipt of your payment, and a confirmation email from [email protected] will be sent to you promptly. 

  • Cancellation Policy: Please note that all payments made are non-refundable if you are unable to attend the masterclass. In the event that the masterclass is cancelled, we will refund your fee via PayNow to the mobile number you used to register.    


UEN: 199608120R 

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Date: 07 Aug 2024, Wednesday
Time: 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM (GMT +8:00) Kuala Lumpur, Singapore
Location: 32 Carpenter Street, 059911


Day/TimeAgenda Activity/Description
1:45 - 2:00pmRegistration
2:00 - 4:30pmMasterclass
4:30 - 5:00pmNetworking Session (Refreshments will be provided)


Course fees: SGD25.00


Trainer's Profile:

Karen Tay, CEO, Threshold Allies
Karen Tay

Karen Tay's career spans Singapore and Silicon Valley where she has advised, created strategic communications for, and coached start-up CEOs and CTOs, Cabinet Ministers and Non Profit Executive Directors. She has led at senior levels in the Singapore Government and a high growth start-up. She is currently CEO and Head Coach at Threshold Allies, a global talent consulting and coaching practice focused on Silicon Valley and Singaporeans early stage start-ups (Seed to Series B). She is also Co-Founder at Her Life Ally, which supports women through challenging workplace situations. She is faculty at Singularity University, where she teaches the Executive Program.  LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/karenzytay/