Back in the days of pre-COVID 19, the strategy to embed corporate culture in hallway and cafeteria discussions, meeting new people, and impromptu team meetings had long been encouraged. In fact, tech companies have advertised free food, informal dress codes, play areas, unwind zones, and other perks...
Xero has released two new reports highlighting the economic and emotional impact of the pandemic on small businesses across multiple countries. The Xero Small Business Insights (SBI) Special Report, “Pandemic Insights: Small Business Experience”, produced with AlphaBeta (part of Accenture), is based on anonymised...
Ask any human resources guru and they are likely to say unequivocally that employee engagement, or the degree to which workers immerse themselves in performing their jobs, is key to organisational success. Employees who are high in job engagement are described as being "fully...
Amid the economic impact due to COVID-19 and with layoffs expected to rise in the coming months, the Singapore Business Federation (SBF) has issued an advisory to all its member companies on responsible retrenchment practices. In line with the updated Tripartite Advisory on Managing Excess Manpower and...
COVID-19 has sparked the world’s largest work from home movement. Amidst it all, technology underpins the success of remote work in today’s highly digital work environment.  Yet, the switch to remote work has been challenging for more than half (52 per cent) of the...
Deliveroo for Business (DfB), the corporate arm of Deliveroo, has revealed a growing trend among organisations in Singapore and Hong Kong turning to food delivery as they look for new ways to meet the emotional needs of employees working remotely due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to transform our daily lives, Microsoft, with research from TechRepublic Premium, looked into the impact the pandemic has had on the region's legacy work styles, business operations and how it has accelerated an increase in overall technology adoption, realizing a hybrid new...
In celebration of National Day, and as a gesture of solidarity to help Singaporeans emerge stronger from the pandemic, NTUC LearningHub (NTUC LHUB) has launched its rebranded online learning platform, LHUB GO, in partnership with Go1.com. This will offer 100 free courses to the general public...
NTUC LearningHub and international cyber education leader Cybint have launched the Cybint Bootcamp in Singapore, offering an accelerated path for Singaporeans seeking a promising new career in cyber-security. Developed by experts using military training methodologies from the Israel Defence Force, the Cybint Bootcamp is an intensive, 12-week...
As the COVID-19 economy spurs businesses to increase their reliance of data analytics and business intelligence, employees face the pressure of keeping pace with the evolving workplace demands. A large majority of employees (92%) say that they could be able to do their job...