Singapore will ‘redouble’ efforts to develop, support local workers: Lawrence Wong

SINGAPORE: Deputy Prime Minister Lawrence Wong assured Singaporeans that the Government will “redouble” its efforts to develop and support workers while keeping the economy open. Speaking at the Singapore Economic Policy Forum on Tuesday (Oct 18), Mr Wong spoke about Singapore’s strategy to keep the economy growing and ensure that growth is inclusive, in a…

When workers are put on ‘quiet firing’

Quiet quitting has heaped attention on so-called “slacker” employees – or those who seem content just fulfilling their job descriptions. But experts say there’s a flip side: “quiet firing”. The term has generated buzz on the Internet with definitions ranging from employers who actively make working conditions miserable to forcing workers to resign, also known as “constructive…

Don’t make employees return to the office to make Zoom calls

SINGAPORE: Tesla CEO Elon Musk expects employees to return to the office or leave, according to a company memo reported on Wednesday (Jun 1). Tesla’s move has created a stir, as companies worldwide reopen their doors to employees after over two years of working from home. Are Musk’s expectations shared unsaid by other employers? Have employees not earned some flexibility…

What Is Job Satisfaction? It’s More Than Just Feeling Happy About Your Job – Good Tips to Reduce The Turnover Rate In An Organisation

How many times have you thought about how much you dislike your job or anything outside of work? Job satisfaction is one of the most difficult things to define because it is something that most people are not entirely sure what they are experiencing. One way to think of it is that job satisfaction is…