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Cybersecurity: weighing security, convenience, and costs

Individual users were not the only ones guilty of cyber complacency. According to a poll done by professional services consultancy Accenture, 77 percent of 2500 senior executives surveyed felt...

How to sell stuff to the millennial customer

WHY are millennials getting so much attention these days? The obvious answer is that this generation is now the largest population worldwide.

The opportunities and pitfalls of expanding beyond Singapore

THERE has been a clarion call for more Singapore businesses to internationalise, expanding beyond the home market. The Business Times posed questions to industry leaders to understand the...

How to compete and win in the global war for talent

THE Business Times recently posed four questions on the topic of talent retention and attraction - an always pressing issue for companies big and small, especially amid the ongoing manpower crunch...

Negotiating with someone like Trump

When it comes to negotiating, startups and SMEs can be at a disadvantage. They can beg for sponsors, of course, but that is short-term and unsatisfactory for the recipient. Negotiating with a...

Developing an innovation mindset

One example of innovative use of space is how firms operate by adopting the concept of flexible workspace.

Enhancing corporate transparency

ON MARCH 10, 2017, Parliament passed the Companies (Amendment) Bill and Limited Liability Partnerships (Amendment) Bill. The amendments in these Bills will take effect in phases. A key legislative...

3 legal issues SMEs should consider as they embrace digital disruption

Know the law to get ahead in the era of sharing economy and social media.

Disruption: How to deal with it and is it really that disruptive?

The Business Times posed four questions on disruption - a phenomenon through which new technologies can create economic displacement or opportunities for new economic sectors to emerge - to five...

10 habits of successful entrepreneurs

The opportunities created by the digital economy mean there are more wannabe entrepreneurs than ever before. Yet statistically that means the chances of success for those who do stake their claim...