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The biggest work-from-home exercise may have just begun

[guestpost]This is a commentary that is originally published on ChannelNewsAsia.[/guestpost] SINGAPORE: For a long time, flexible working arrangements allowing staff to work from home have been seen as a privilege, to attract late-rising millennials, boost workplace diversity and retain staff with family commitments, especially new mothers. Yet because of the spread of the novel coronavirus, […]

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What you missed at #Workfest 2020

What do an awesome venue, great audience, delicious food make? An unbelievable event in the form of #Workfest2020. And it doesn’t stop there. There were product launches, major updates and interaction zones for guests to not just see but feel. The mix of business chatters and non-stop activity drove the energy in the ballroom through […]

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How to Master Your Goal Setting Strategy

[guestpost]This is a guest post by Kayla Montgomery. She is a digital content marketer who helps Mint create helpful and compelling stories worth sharing. Her background in digital marketing and creative writing has led her to cover unique topics ranging from business to lifestyle. In her spare time, she enjoys working out, writing for her […]

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Don’t lead millennials, let them lead you

[guestpost]This guest post is written by Marten Mickos. He is the CEO of HackerOne. Previously, Marten served as CEO at Eucalyptus, a cloud software company acquired by HP where he then served as the SVP of the cloud division. Before that, he was CEO of MySQL, an open-source database company acquired by Sun Microsystems for […]

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Building Capabilities in the Digital Age

If you think getting SMEs to adopt technology is tough, you have not met charities. Better known as Social Service Agencies (NCSS lingo), Social service agencies are non-profit organisations that provide services to benefit the community. Having sat on the board of one before, I can understand their resistance. Surviving on primarily on donors’ dollars, […]

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My 2020 Productivity Secret – Mindfulness

Very cliche for some. I would think thing if someone told me the same thing a few years ago. Spending my downtime just sitting there and focusing on my breath? How is that more attractive than binge on Netflix or scrolling through my Facebook feeds? So it took me a while to warm up to […]

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14 Productivity Tools and Apps That Help Me Achieve More in 2019

Productivity – the buzzword of the Singapore economy since time immemorial. In the beginning, it was very much centred on the industrial age that we were in. This means getting operators to adopt new equipment, change to new workflows or simply making the production area more ergonomic so you save previous minutes which could be […]

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Featured Case Study: Why Recruiters at DBS Bank use AI to Hire Candidates

It is tough not to read another technology article without Artificial Intelligence (AI) being mentioned. To that extent, it is not surprising to see companies using that word more and more loosely. On one spectrum, you have Oracle CEO Mark Hurd, who said that “it’s just nonsense” to believe that many tech companies are serious […]

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The Pros and Cons of AI in Recruitment

Artificial intelligence (AI), as a recruitment tool, has been rapidly rising and revolutionizing the recruiting process. Similarly to sales representatives and marketers that had profited from automation tools such as HubSpot and Salesforce, recruiters are now progressively turning to AI for hiring talents. Today, the recruitment automation scene incorporates approximately 70 different types of tools […]

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Top 4 Premium PDF Management Tools

Work is constantly evolving and in today’s fast paced environment, it can sometimes be hard to deal with everyday tasks and deadlines. With the technology being omnipresent, new products, such as tools or apps are being developed daily and some of them can help you boost your efficiency and better organize your line of business. […]