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Tips to be a Better Worker

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Ever had a long, tedious work day only to realise you didn’t accomplish much at the end of it? It’s a frustrating situation, but luckily, we have books like The Productivity Project by Chris Bailey to help us become smarter workers. Source: http://po.st/Rg3e5q For a year, Bailey delved into productivity — conducting a wide range of […]

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Adventure Into Retirement With These Characters

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Retirement brings to mind the idea that the golden days are over. But to these fictional characters, retirement means the beginning of another exciting adventure. Here are three of them who make us feel young again. Martha Anderson from The Little Old Lady Who Broke All the Rules Source: http://po.st/9PPULg Spunky 79-year-old Martha wants to […]

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3 Tips For Surviving the Gig Economy

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Did you know that the number of freelancers in Singapore is increasing? There are many advantages of being a freelancer—it is more flexible than a traditional office job, and it could be a great way to generate some income on the side. If you’ve ever dreamt of becoming a freelancer but don’t know where to […]

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Mother Tongue Romance Novels

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There’s nothing like a good romance novel, or three! Our mother tongue librarians have come together to recommend a few books to us in the name of love 😜. Pick one up, or recommend one to a friend! அபரஞ்சி (Abaranji) by பூம்பாவை Source: http://po.st/sci9zL First up, we have Abaranji, a story about a girl who […]

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Verena Tay’s Passion for Storytelling

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Actor, director, author and educator Verena Tay has accomplished quite a feat with a multi-faceted array of work. Her works comprise of Spaces: People/Places, Spectre: Stories from Dark to Light, and In the Company of Women: Selected Plays and many more. We were lucky to speak with her about her passion for writing, theatre, and […]

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