SkillsFuture

How OCBC busts the fear factor over jobs upheaval

THERE is fear that plagues some employees at OCBC when it comes to tackling the sensitive topic of the future of jobs, but the bank is determined to make sure that employees are trained to be...

政府拟冒险尝试 让中小企登大舞台 徐芳达吁请公众支持

  贸工部兼教育部高级政务部长徐芳达说,为鼓励中小企业数码转型,政府将“冒险”让缺乏表现记录的优质企业参与大项目,也吁请公众支持,并接受偶尔会失败。

Earn and Learn scheme to be launched for air transport sector

MANPOWER constraints are expected across all sectors due to Singapore's demographic changes and the keen competition for talent, said Senior Minister of State for Trade and Industry and Education...

The importance of championing skills development to remain competitive

The current business environment presents both challenges and opportunities for employers. The pace of innovation and emergence of disruptive...

Degree holders face global competition in hunt for jobs

In many developed societies, including Singapore, young people and their parents hold strongly to the belief that a degree will lead to better job prospects and subsequently afford them a...

SkillsFuture, four years on

It has been about four years since the term SkillsFuture was introduced to Singaporeans.

Useful or not? Users get to rate SkillsFuture courses

Users of the MySkillsFuture platforms can now make more informed course selections, as both the Web portal and phone app are displaying user ratings for selected courses for the first time.

No firm is too small or too old to leverage technology: Google Singapore boss

Technology giant Google has consistently topped rankings for the best workplace, and is well-known for giving employees free lunches, napping rooms and even massages and hairdressing services.

Will robots take over our jobs?

With robots increasingly taking over jobs, including those that require technical skills, it may be the "fuzzy" or soft skills that will save your job.

中小企业技能创前程交流会 探讨加强员工培训

  面对转型,中小企业要提升竞争力,就要透过培训让各年龄层员工灵活运用所学技能,帮助公司达到数码化、国际化和创新的目标。不少中小企业老板碍于人力和财力的限制,难以制定和实施良好的培训计划;部分老板则担忧员工培训后另谋高就,导致公司白费心血。

淡马锡理工微型课程让人用手机修读

  目前推出的“微型学习课程”有60多套,每套课程有10至20节课,每节课预计能在15分钟内完成。学员可在手机应用上通过视频、录音等学习。