A Day In The Life Of A Therapy Assistant In Singapore
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A Day In The Life Of A Therapy Assistant In Singapore

Here’s the shocking truth – we will have close to one million old folks (962,000) aged 65 years and above in Singapore by 2030 and our population is…

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Walk 10,000 Steps To Raise Fund For People With Cerebral Palsy In Singapore
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Walk 10,000 Steps To Raise Fund For People With Cerebral Palsy In Singapore

This September, game for a good cause and transform the steps you take into money for charity! Step up your efforts to catch ’em all by joining Steptember,…

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Why This May Day Is Important According to a Singaporean Freelancer
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Why This May Day Is Important According to a Singaporean Freelancer

#StoryOfMyLife When I quit my full-time job to work as a freelance writer, I had a hard time explaining to my father what I did. Flexibility of time,…

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WheelsforAPSN – Youth-led Crowdfunding Campaign For An APSN Van
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WheelsforAPSN – Youth-led Crowdfunding Campaign For An APSN Van

Since December 2015, a team of 10 youths have been volunteering closely with Association for Persons with Special Needs (APSN). APSN provides education, training and support services for…

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What Can Singaporeans Do about Rising Food Prices?
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What Can Singaporeans Do about Rising Food Prices?

Recently, partners and tenants of Foodfare’s coffee shops and food courts increased prices of drinks by about 20 cents across the board (except for prices of healthier drinks…

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Why Are We Outsourcing Social Responsibility In Singapore?
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Why Are We Outsourcing Social Responsibility In Singapore?

We are often quick to point out and even lodge complaints against dirty public spaces but are we equally efficient with giving compliments and fair wages for a…

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Let’s Give Our Low Wage Workers Their S$60 Monthly Increment
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Let’s Give Our Low Wage Workers Their S$60 Monthly Increment

My close friends are always lamenting about the ever rising standards of living, pay increment not keeping up with inflation (which by the way is extremely real) and…

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Barclays Retrenchment Lessons – Mindset Is The Real Game-Changer
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Barclays Retrenchment Lessons – Mindset Is The Real Game-Changer

Singaporeans have been enjoying a wonderful economy after bouncing right back up from the 2009 global recession. Our market was all sun and roses until 2016 finally hit;…

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[UPDATED] Freelancers – Singapore’s Growing Vulnerable Workforce
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[UPDATED] Freelancers – Singapore’s Growing Vulnerable Workforce

In recent years, more and more Singaporeans have decided to abandon the old traditional Singapore dream of working for an employer and climbing the corporate ladder. These folks…

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Scam Sites Everyone Should Be Aware Of In Singapore
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Scam Sites Everyone Should Be Aware Of In Singapore

Facebook has more than 1.3 billion users, which makes it a hacker’s paradise for posting scams. Even if only 1% of users fall for the scam at first,…

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Be The Change Exposition Recognises Children Shaping Singapore
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Be The Change Exposition Recognises Children Shaping Singapore

Singapore’s largest showcase of social initiatives by the young, Be the Change Exposition, returns for its sixth iteration this year on 12 November 2015 (Thursday) at Suntec Convention…

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The Singaporean Guide to Survive Recessions
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The Singaporean Guide to Survive Recessions

Since 1984, Singapore has gone through 4 recessions, of varying intervals between 7 to 14 years. Our last recession in 2008/2009 was sparked off by reckless lending of money…

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