Liz Miu - Being a Career Influencer, Parental Expectations of Studying Medicine, Uncovering Her Asian Roots (Part 1) | Ep. 08
July 17, 2022
Level: Asian Podcast
In this episode, we’re joined by influencer, blogger & YouTuber, Liz Miu.
Liz opens up about her parent's expectations of her going to medical school and how she eventually gained her parents' approval after becoming a career influencer. We also talk about her experience as an Asian female in the influencing space and the pressure that comes along with keeping up her image. We hear about Liz’s love for travel and discovering different cultures through food.
We also dive into how influencers can earn a living as well as the different income streams that you can take advantage of in the space.
Struggles with Identifying as Asian
Getting Asian Parents to Understand Our Needs
Liz’s Parents' Background Story
The Expectations for Liz To Become a Doctor
The Reason Why Liz Started Her Instagram Account
Being an Asian Female in the Influencer Space
The Pressures of Being An Influencer
How Influencers Make Money from Content Creation
How Mylk and Bun Was Created
Figuring Out Monetisation
Liz’s Background in Hospitality
Discovering Asian Cultures and Cuisines
How Asian Parents Show Support in Different Ways