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Make the Social Enterprise Model Work for Hawkers
Social Enterprise
Social
Policies

Make the Social Enterprise Model Work for Hawkers

Socially-conscious hawker centres were introduced to help hawkers thrive, but missteps have exposed challenges — and a better way forward.
New Strategies to Thrive in A Disrupted World
Lifelong Learning
Innovation
Disruption

New Strategies to Thrive in A Disrupted World

Adopting new modus operandi, learning habit and mindset is the way to go for Singapore in this new era of disruption.
Boosting Future Education with Learning Analytics
Lifelong Learning
Data Analytics

Boosting Future Education with Learning Analytics

Harness the potential of data analytics, once used by corporate organisations, to transform student learning and educational outcomes.
Discovering the Meaning Behind Work
Reskilling
Lifelong Learning
Future of Work

Discovering the Meaning Behind Work

SUSS graduate, Melissa Lim, outlines how her studies have enabled her to chart a clear path to a purpose-driven career.
Getting Ahead in Industry 4.0 with Open Innovation
Innovation
Industry 4.0
Digital Transformation

Getting Ahead in Industry 4.0 with Open Innovation

Harness the power of open innovation to go far in an Industry 4.0 future.
Overcome Barriers to Make Cashless Payments A Norm
Fintech
Digital Transformation

Overcome Barriers to Make Cashless Payments A Norm

Examine some current barriers which impede cashless payments in Singapore and how to overcome them.
3 Obstacles to Social Mobility in Singapore
Social Mobility
Social

3 Obstacles to Social Mobility in Singapore

Deal with these obstacles to social mobility is key to ensuring no Singaporean is left behind.
Stopping the Brain-Drain
Reskilling

Stopping the Brain-Drain

Examine brain-drain’s effects in Hong Kong and Taiwan to learn what we must offer to stem this phenomenon.
Is The Retirement Age Still Necessary?
Reskilling
Ageism

Is The Retirement Age Still Necessary?

Tapping on the greying workforce can be a boon to economic growth.
Ingredients for Building Successful Companies
Industry 4.0
Entrepreneurship

Ingredients for Building Successful Companies

Uncover Prime Minister Lee's thoughts on entrepreneurship at the inaugural SUSS Ministerial Forum 2019.
Future-Proofing Your Career
Reskilling
Lifelong Learning
Future of Work

Future-Proofing Your Career

Learn how continual learning can inject longevity into work from Prime Minister Lee.
Raising the Bar for Preschool Education
Early Childhood Education

Raising the Bar for Preschool Education

Take a leaf from preschool education in the region to boost the quality of our early childhood education.
3 Ways to Boost Preschool Education Standards
Early Childhood Education

3 Ways to Boost Preschool Education Standards

Raise the bar for our preschool education with these key insights.
Mind Your Language to Avoid “Language Pollution”
Language

Mind Your Language to Avoid “Language Pollution”

Mitigate language gaffes and get practical handles on how to avoid them.
Tap On Older Workers to Further Business Growth
Ageism

Tap On Older Workers to Further Business Growth

Build an agile, inclusive and growing organisation by employing older workers.
Level Up Standards in Eldercare
Policies
Eldercare

Level Up Standards in Eldercare

Adopt some ideas from our regional counterpart to elevate eldercare in Singapore.
Grow Employee’s Skills through Informal Learning
Reskilling
Informal Learning

Grow Employee’s Skills through Informal Learning

Boost business growth and employees’ skills through some informal learning techniques.
Fighting Fake News
Trust in Technology

Fighting Fake News

Learn ways to dispel online falsehoods besides putting out corrections which may backfire.
Demystifying Millennials
Social

Demystifying Millennials

Gain real truths about the millennials from the SUSS-Straits Times 19+ youth survey.
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