A happier workforce for higher productivity

A happier workforce for higher productivity

In the effort to raise productivity in Singapore, the power of happiness is the less conventional factor that has been overlooked and underestimated.

    Understanding the business case for diversity

Understanding the business case for diversity

The goal of modern-day talent management has to be the recruitment and development of a diverse workforce, with a clear vision of leadership in place

    Need to get more firms to adopt NWC guidelines, say unionists

Need to get more firms to adopt NWC guidelines, say unionists

Unionists express concern, with only 18% of private firms following 2015 proposals to raise low-wage workers' pay

    As Singapore retools, fresh takes on labour numbers

As Singapore retools, fresh takes on labour numbers

A rise in unemployment or workers staying jobless longer may in fact indicate transformation at work

    Guidelines on excess staff, retrenchments revised

Guidelines on excess staff, retrenchments revised

Manpower Ministry, employers' body and NTUC announce first changes since 2009

    Concern over rising workplace deaths

Concern over rising workplace deaths

Besides stiffer penalties for bosses, observers say safe work practices must be stepped up

    Tripartite partners issue new guidelines for retrenching workers, first revision since 2009

Tripartite partners issue new guidelines for retrenching workers, first revision since 2009

Guidelines on how to manage excess manpower and retrench employees have been revised for the first time since 2009