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#7 – Philipp Muedder, Head of WorkPlace, Partnerships & Financial Planning at StashAway

Philipp Muedder is the Head of WorkPlace, Partnerships & Financial Planning at StashAway, the digital wealth manager that intelligently navigates macroeconomic data, not the market ups and downs. Their clients get similar returns to benchmarks with just a fraction of the risk. Their proprietary investment strategy, ERAA (Economic Regime-based Asset Allocation) uses macroeconomic data to maintain […]

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8 Strategies for Acing a Remote Interview

Shifting entirely to telecommuting and video meetings in 2020 was a change that could not have been expected. For people who are currently on the search for a new position, the added stress of virtual interviews has made job hunting even more of a challenge.  However, there are strategies you can employ to make the […]

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Review of 3M™ Privacy Filters

I was really excited when I started working out of WeWork from early 2019. I have heard so much about the co-working space, the ease of things just working by simply showing up and who can overlook the shiny beer tap. My desk is in a private hotdesking area but I prefer to operate at […]

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Rethinking Your Post-COVID-19 Hiring Tech Stack

COVID-19 has severely disrupted the way companies recruit. Many that have grown accustomed to traditional recruitment are struggling to keep up to the new normal where digital becomes the main channel to communicate. Without a vaccine in the foreseeable future, organizations are also struggling to make timely headcount decisions to hire or furlough. Future-focused recruitment […]

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Erin Lee – Mindfulness and Wellbeing the MBSR Way

Erin Lee is Founder and Mindfulness Coach of Mindful Moments Singapore. She is a mindfulness practitioner and advocate of mindfulness as a way of life. It is her personal vision to help more and more people learn mindfulness skills and incorporate mindfulness practice into their daily lives to improve their well-being. Erin is a Certified Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction […]

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(Podcast) Retrenchment: What is fair compensation, clear communication and empathy in letting people go?

As Singapore sinks into a technical recession, companies like RWS are among the latest to lay off staff, with some upset they were not told earlier. When they need to, how should companies manage the process of letting employees go? And what should retrenched workers do next? Lin Suling discusses the Singapore jobs market outlook […]

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4 Singapore Mental Wellness apps fighting against odds to instill awareness

 According to the findings of a recent Qualtrics study, 41.5% of employee respondents said that their mental health has declined since the COVID-19 outbreak. This is over a sample size of more than 2,000 employees surveyed at the end of March and early April 2020 in Australia, France, Germany, New Zealand, Singapore, the UK and […]

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8 paths to consider to advance your career journey if you can’t find a job today

[guestpost]This is a guest post by Daniel Tay. He is the co-founder & managing director of With Content, a content marketing agency helping tech companies create credible, authoritative content on topics that matter to potential customers.[/guestpost] Unemployment in Singapore is higher than ever.  The most recent Ministry of Manpower (MOM) report released on June 15th […]

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Homegrown HR-Tech Platform Focused on Frontline Workers Turns a Profit

17-07-2020, SINGAPORE – GrabJobs is a Recruitment Automation Platform focused on frontline workers that counts over a million users. Started in early 2016, GrabJobs pioneered the use of interview chatbots in South East Asia, enabling job seekers to get hired within a day. It brought the traditional Job Platform to a new level by developing […]

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Despite growth in virtual meetings, 2/3 of business professionals believe their employers lack the right conferencing technology

SINGAPORE, July 16 2020 — Shure, a global provider of audio conferencing equipment and solutions, has launched a dedicated portal to help businesses improve their conferencing capabilities. The portal, Effortless.Shure.Com, explores the considerations and advantages of a robust audio conferencing infrastructure in the age of virtual collaboration derived from a study commissioned by Shure and […]