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Interview with James McCulloch, CEO at Inspire Group Asia

My first interaction with e-learning happened in 2012. I was still running a recruitment business and the intent is to keep the recruiters sharp and let them level up themselves. Given that I only know so much, I acquired an e-learning course. Mobile learning wasn’t prevalent then and we only have one user license. Hence […]

Guide to leading and managing distributed teams

In our global networked world it is increasingly common to have distributed teams. In a distributed team, members work from different locations. The locations may be offices, co-working spaces or private homes. In a distributed organisation, you cannot depend on in-office management. You must create a leadership and management model that works across distances and […]

“Getting to grips with DORSCON orange in Singapore’s fight against COVID-19”
by ChannelNewsAsia

Last week, authorities raised the Disease Outbreak Response System Condition (DORSCON) to orange, following several cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) with no links to other cases.

How did organisations and people react and cope? How well is Singapore adjusting to this new phase in battling the virus?

I joined Jeremy Lim of Oliver Wyman & Clarence Tam of NUS Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health to discuss these issues with Jaime Ho on Heart of the Matter.

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

How ready is Singapore?

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, such arrangements are no longer a bonus but a necessity […]

“CNA938 Money Mind – How Businesses Could Deal With The Coronavirus”
by CNA938

Money Mind

I spoke with Stanley Leong and Chew Wui Lynn to discuss the impact of the Coronavirus has on businesses, the solutions companies could look at and policies they could adopt during these trying times.

“Adapting Business Operations to the Coronavirus Epidemic”
by MoneyFM


The 2019 Novel Coronavirus outbreak has forced governments around the world to take drastic measures like border closures and flight bans.

With no end in sight and as the situation is constantly evolving, there will undoubtedly be an impact on businesses.

I speak with Howie Lim and Bernard Lim to share more about how businesses should rethink their Business Continuity Plans to accommodate the pace with which the situation is changing.

What you missed at #Workfest 2020

A #newcodeofwork event by PeopleStrong & Wheebox

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 […]

How to Master Your Goal Setting Strategy

Reaching success takes time, determination, and dedication, and even more so, planning. Research shows that those who set goals are 10 times more successful than those who don’t.  If you are ready to hit the ground running towards your goals, we have created a few go-to tips to reaching any goal you have in mind.  […]

Don’t lead millennials, let them lead you

In our time societal change is so rapid that the old are holding back and the young are rushing forward. As a result, we are too far apart to hear and understand each other. Our generations have become disjointed. The post-WWII generation was dubbed “Baby boomers” as a name for the changes society underwent at […]

Discovering and Developing Data Scientists

Interview with Jackie Tan, Co-Founder at UpLevel

In a tight labour market like Singapore, recruiting is tough. Let alone hiring for roles that are extremely hard to fill. In a survey by the Association of Executive Search and Leadership Consultants (AESC), the executive roles most in demand this year were predicted to be in technology, analytics and cybersecurity. One specific area of […]