Tag: Work Life Balance

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More than 1/3 of WFH and firstline workers in Singapore “face increased burnout”

Singapore — A new report from Microsoft’s latest Work Trend Index shows that some Singaporean workers have been suffering from burnout lately because of a...

Microsoft Japan’s four-day work week experiment led to happier employees and a 40% increase...

Maintaining a decent work-life balance is vital in today's competitive and fast-paced world. Countries like Japan and Singapore are especially known for their over-achieving...

Singapore ranks as second most overworked city in the world: Study

SINGAPORE — A study by tech company Kisi, released on Wednesday (Aug. 7), showed that Singapore was named the second most overworked city in...

5 tips to keep the best women executives in your business

In this competitive age, women are excelling in managerial and executive positions in businesses all over the world, especially in Asia, where there is...

Maids have dreams, don’t destroy them

Rebecca Bustamante was 19 when she came to Singapore. Her story started like those of the domestic helpers featured in The Sunday Times last...

Need work-life balance, amid labour crunch

The Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) has called for fairer work practices for workers in Singapore, amid tightening labour market. DPP’s secretary-general, Ben Pwee said, “The...

We need more self-determination at workplace

I came across a piece of good news in The Straits Times on March 17- the possibility of working from home. And then I...

William Lim: Unhappy commuters, unhappy society

Dressed in a blazer and knee-long skirt, Sherry got off her bus at Tanjong Pagar. She was heading back to her office after her...
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