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Tools To KickStart Your Home Office

For folks new to remote working, it may seem like an easy adjustment. You just bring your laptop home and boot it up. As long as the internet connection is decent, what else would be needed? The short answer to that is a lot. [callout]I am on My Republic 1GB plan and use TP-Link Deco […]

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How To Be Productive When You Work From Home

With the COVID-19 situation still hanging in the air, many companies that could implement some form of remote work have done so. This is done to minimize the possibility of their employees contracting the virus since you have lesser chance of mingling with crowds without the peak hour commute and lunchtime jam. But for many […]

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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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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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8 Ways to Avoid Decision Fatigue and Be More Productive

Decision fatigue causes us to lose energy and focus after making too many decisions. Whether you just started your workday or have a long way to go, decision fatigue can cost you. With each decision we make, your brain has to work to process information and make a choice. We make anywhere from 10,000 to […]

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Tell Me More About EngageRocket

EngageRocket, a company dedicated to applying advanced workplace analytics to improve talent retention and productivity, has recenly secured S$450K from investors in an angel round – the first startup of its kind in Southeast Asia to be funded. Based in Singapore, EngageRocket was founded by ex-consultants Leong Chee Tung and Dorothy Yiu. Their announcement comes […]

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Employee Engagement – Whose task is it anyway?

[guestpost]This is a guest post by Andy G. Schmidt. He founded Beekeeper Communication Pte. Ltd. to help enterprises to boost their productivity in Communication and Employee Engagement to address the constant challenge of low employee motivation and high staff attrition rates.[/guestpost] Save yourself some time and skip this blog post if you either doubt that […]

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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. […]

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3 Chrome Plugins To Accelerate Your Talent Sourcing

Despite the advancement of technology with the invasion of AI, machine learning, predictive analytics, hiring is still pretty much a painful process for many. You start off confidently with a vacancy handed down from your hiring managers, thinking it would be a walk in the park. A job ad goes here, a social post there […]

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Entrepreneurship

How to Run A Business While Traveling For Six Months Every Year

[guestpost]This is a guest blog by Sarah Smith. She is a blogger and graphic designer who works with Karen Evans, founder of StartBloggingOnline.com, a website that helps newbie bloggers in setting up and promoting their blogs. [/guestpost] There’s no arguing that the Internet is one of the most important inventions of all time. It has […]