An IBM Institute for Business Value (IBV) study "Own Your Transformation" unveils how Chief Supply Chain Officers (CSCOs) are navigating significant supply chain challenges brought on by a global COVID-19 pandemic, inflation, climate change and geopolitical events, and how they plan to future-proof their supply chains.
A survey report by MIT Technology Review Insights highlights AI and data management as essential pillars to enterprise success, but found that the majority of survey respondents cited data mismanagement as a critical factor that could jeopardize their company's future AI success. The report,...
Learning and development (L&D) is a widely-recognised strategic imperative to attract and retain talent for business sustainability. However, only half (48%) of managers in SMEs are confident that applying learning to work fosters a learning culture, trailing behind most managers (71%) in larger companies...
Microsoft Corp. has released a Work Trend Index Pulse report, "Hybrid Work Is Just Work. Are We Doing It Wrong?" The data makes clear that hybrid work has created a growing disconnect between employees and leaders. They're at odds about what constitutes productivity, how...
Almost half of Singaporeans have returned to the office full-time to work even though more than 80 per cent prefer some form of flexible work arrangement, while finance-related worries in Singapore far outpaced the rest of the region, UOB’s latest ASEAN Consumer Sentiment Study (ACSS) 2022 showed.
 The Jobs Transformation Map for the Information and Communications (I&C) workforce has identified emerging tech trends that can impact future jobs. Some I&C job roles have also been identified as areas where workers may face the risk of being displaced as jobs evolve with rapid...
The Cyber Security Agency of Singapore (CSA) and the Association of Trade & Commerce (Singapore) have launched a new SME Cybersecurity Excellence Award to recognise small and medium enterprises in Singapore that are committed to cybersecurity. The SME Cybersecurity Excellence Award is developed...
While the unrelenting cry for businesses to adopt more sustainable practices continues to ring out, SMEs in Singapore have revealed that their top challenge transitioning to more sustainable business models is balancing ESG goals with growth targets for their business (63%). This was followed...
The Center for Creative Leadership (CCL), a top-ranked, global provider of executive education has released a report, "Global Asian Leader: From Asia, For The World" –  an extension of its 2018 study, "The Global Asian Leader: From Local Star to Global CXO". Through interviews with 75 leaders, the report...
More than three-in-ten (31%) oil, gas and utility organisations worldwide cite tighter integration and collaboration across functions among the top two drivers for the adoption of enterprise software systems, while 30% reference better project management, 29% improved asset lifecycle management and 29% improved operational efficiency.