19 Productivity Tools For Entrepreneurs That You Need To Know

What is productivity?

Entrepreneurs are possibly one of the most productive people in Singapore because when you’re an entrepreneur, time = money.

No one is going to pay you overtime hours, and the faster and more effective you get routine tasks done, the more time you can spend on your next business venture or developing a new business idea.

Why Skills Matter So Much

And how Skills Framework can help

Saying that the nature of work has changed is an understatement.

Digital technology is disrupting business models and radically changing workplaces and how work is done. Organisations are becoming flatter, and millennials who make up more than half of the workforce, are redefining employer loyalty, amongst other things.

And we have not even discussed the impact of AI and Robotics on jobs.

17 Incredible Employee Perks of Successful Companies

Businesses no matter how large or small they are are taking employee perks into consideration when looking for ways to improve the employee experience.

According to a 2015 Glassdoor report, employees are prioritizing them over money, saying they would rather receive stronger benefits than a pay raise. This is a significant and new way of thinking about our jobs that can no longer be ignored.

Review of RecRight

Video recruitment tool

Recorded video interviews are a bit of a new concept in the recruitment space. For decades, companies relied upon the face-to-face interview to find the right employee.

It’s the go-to method in terms of pulling the trigger on a hire as an employer will want to have a deep and meaningful conversation before they offer a candidate a job.

Starting a HR Tech in Singapore?

Here are things you need to know

I was having a coffee with a founder of a HR Tech recently.

He was in Singapore to sniff out the market as he has plans to open an office here, after Finland and Italy.

As usual, I started sharing with him on sites to check out and organisations to speak with so he can have a better pulse of the scene.

Hong Kong HR Tech Market Map 2018

In collaboration with HR Digital Today, I am pleased to share with you our HR Tech Market Map that covers Hong Kong market.

HR Digital Today is an HR tech hub and news information portal, connecting entrepreneurs, investors and HR decision makers.

They focus on the booming HR tech scene in Asia Pacific, from Australia to India.

Conrad Alvin Lim: Understanding failure and offering wisdom

Anyone who knows Conrad Alvin Lim would very likely tell you that his story is an inspiring one.

To those unaware of his story, that may sound like a frivolous statement. But once you gain an understanding of what Conrad had gone through, you’d see that he’s the real deal.

Having succumbed to bankruptcy in the year 2000, Conrad got discharged from bankruptcy seven years later, and today he holds a number of accomplishments to his name–including being a full-time online trader and investor, a trading and investment mentor, a successful entrepreneur, as well as a best-selling author.