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[UPDATED] Budget 2020 — Measures to Cushion Impact of Covid-19 on Key Sectors
One of the key themes of this year’s Budget 2020 announcement by Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat is the ...
6 April 2020
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14 Best Coworking Spaces in Singapore – How Much to Work in One?
Entrepreneurs are turning Singapore into hotbed of startups as more and more new companies form to meet ...
18 March 2020
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Offline vs Online Retail: Here’s How These Singaporean Companies Struck a Balance to Benefit Consumers
This post was written in collaboration with Singtel. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless ...
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Hai Di Lao’s Founder is Singapore’s Richest Man — 5 Reasons Why HDL is So Successful
By now, you must have heard the news that the richest person in Singapore in 2019 is Zhang Yong, the founder ...
4 September 2019
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99%SME – How Both Singaporeans and Local Business Can Benefit From This e-Commerce Platform
This post was written in collaboration with Singtel. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless ...
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Here’s How You Can Optimise Your Office Internet Experience with Singtel Business Broadband
This post was written in collaboration with Singtel. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless ...
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Gojek Singapore Has Arrived – 5 Things to Know About Grab’s New Rival
If you’ve been lamenting the ever-escalating Grab fares and lack of promo codes throughout most of 2018 ...
17 January 2019
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Top 5 Fast-Growing Industries in Singapore (2019)
Now that you’ve received your year-end bonus, you have probably made up your mind about whether you’re ...
19 December 2018
3 Ministry of Manpower Laws Singapore Employers Commonly Break
3 Ministry of Manpower Laws Singapore Employers Commonly Break
There are some pretty f-ed up employers out there. Despite the many laws put in place by Ministry of Manpower ...
16 July 2018
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Managing Hiring Costs – Here’s One Scheme Singapore Business Owners Shouldn’t Ignore
Talented staff can propel your business to new heights, and as we already know, Singaporeans are definitely ...
5 Ways to Become Your Own Boss Without Starting an Actual Business
5 Ways to Become Your Own Boss Without Starting an Actual Business
Complaints of having to “be someone else’s dog” or “help someone else earn money” are common amongst Singaporean ...
1 November 2016
6 Online Businesses Singaporeans Can Start That Aren’t Blogshops
6 Online Businesses Singaporeans Can Start That Aren’t Blogshops
There are two types of online entrepreneur stereotypes in Singapore. The first is the start-up owner who’s ...
17 August 2016
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Be Careful if You’re Selling Stuff or Running a Business in Any of These 3 Places in Singapore
Singaporeans have another reason to hate SMRT. They now say you’ll be slapped with a fine for “doing business” ...
8 August 2016
4 Things to Know So You Don’t Get Ripped Off When Setting Up an Online Business in Singapore
4 Things to Know So You Don’t Get Ripped Off When Setting Up an Online Business in Singapore
Remember the days when virtually every polytechnic student was running some kind of blogshop selling clothes ...
1 June 2016
Running a Home-Based Business From Your HDB Flat: What You Can and Can’t Do
Running a Home-Based Business From Your HDB Flat: What You Can and Can’t Do
The woman who was recently fined for running a curry puff syndicate out of an HDB flat is not the only ...
16 June 2015
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Budget 2015: Dear SME Owners, Are You Getting Screwed?
It takes a lot of guts to be an entrepreneur. You have a great idea and think it’ll make you money. You ...
26 February 2015
Are SMEs Shooting Themselves in the Foot by Paying Their Employees Lousy Salaries?
Are SMEs Shooting Themselves in the Foot by Paying Their Employees Lousy Salaries?
“If you pay peanuts, you get monkeys,” goes the old saying. And many SMEs are indeed getting the short ...
26 January 2015
5 Small Businesses Singaporeans Keep Setting Up
5 Small Businesses Singaporeans Keep Setting Up
Singaporeans might not be the most entrepreneurial bunch in the world. But when they do strike out on their ...
18 September 2014