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Empowering today’s connected workforce through a data-driven approach to managing hourly workers

Eugene and I connected on LinkedIn about a year back. Back then his profile was showing that he is in stealth mode of his HR Tech startup. That was during the peak of the crypto BS and naturally, I thought it is going to be another blockchain idea that the world doesn’t need. The unfolding […]

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Skills of the Future: 10 Skills You’ll Need to Thrive in 2020

[guestpost]This is a guest post by Guthrie-Jensen. [/guestpost] We’ve been going through a series of dramatic changes in many facets of our lives as technology advances by leaps and bounds. Our social, economic and professional statuses are being reshaped through innovations we use on a daily basis. With our adaptive nature, we’ve evolved and have […]

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The future of work is paved with AI

[guestpost]This is a guest post by Pooja Khandelwal. She is a Product Marketing Manager at impress.ai – AI Powered Chatbot for Recruiters. Interested in all things tech, from AI to IoT and machine learning. She believes in healthy living, lifelong learning, and having an open mind.[/guestpost] Picture this: you walk into work one morning and realise there’s […]

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5 Must-Have Tools for Every Entrepreneur

Being an entrepreneur is not easy. When you are your own boss you are not putting only yourself, but your company on the line as well. You are responsible for your business success, but for failure as well. If you wish for your business to grow, you need to dedicate time and energy into it. […]

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4 Rising HR Tech Startups to Watch Out for in Singapore

Technology has become more and more invasive across almost every possible industries and functions. The most recent one would be FinTech as MAS gets into the game and attempts to bring together Startups, investors, financial institutions and government agencies together over the inaugural FinTech festival in Nov 2016. Even the NTUC recognizes the significance and […]

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So You Want To Be A Recruiter – Part 2

Further to the first article on becoming a recruiter, here is further elaboration as I take you into a deeper dive into the recruitment industry. Being a Recruiter is more than just connecting great people with great jobs. Everybody would like to shake the hands of a Recruiter, as they typically have access to some […]

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3 iOS Apps To Regain Control And Be 3x More Productive

Life can get really crazy. With a busy schedule, 3 youngs kids to juggle, a marriage to sustain and pursue of your own interest, 24 hours just does not seemed to be enough. I always thought things will just somehow work itself out but it didn’t. Going with the flow simply meant letting conditions take over […]

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24 Awesome HR tools for Entrepreneurs and SMEs

Running a business can get overwhelming No matter which direction it takes, either way you need to work on it. And you probably need people to help you run it too. Managing people is important but it shouldn’t become your main core of focus. Here are 24 HR tools that will help you be more […]

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How To Actually Conquer Procrastination With 7 Simple Steps

I was interviewed by The Straits Times on my opinion regarding procrastination and how best to deal with it. Here is the article and also my unedited answers. Originally published in CareerLadder. 1. Why do workers tend to procrastinate in their jobs? a) They don’t know how to do it. One of the most common […]

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How To Improve Productivity With Simple Feng Shui Hacks

Singapore’s workforce productivity is declining. According to statistics released by Ministry of Trade and Industry in Feb 2015, Singapore’s labour productivity fell by 0.8 percent in 2014. This is our third consecutive year of productivity decline. And just so recently, our Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong was talking about wage stagnation if we do not […]