National Reading Movement

Read@Work

Launched in late 2016, Read@Work aims to seed a reading culture at the workplace. To date, we have 51 organisations on board. We offer a suite of services designed to encourage more working adults to read and the services are as follows:
  • A monthly Read@Work EDM to get staff in the mood for reading
  • Free reading-related programmes such as a Corporate Storytelling workshop (covering how to use storytelling techniques for persuasive communication at your workplace) and a Raising Readers talk (offering tips on how to raise children who become lifelong readers)
  • Supplementary reading recommendations for Leaders as Reading Advocates, where we encourage our partners’ leaders to recommend books to staff

Organisations currently on board Read@Work include:

  • Accenture Pte Ltd
  • AUPE
  • Banyan Tree Holdings
  • Blk 71 (NUS Enterprise)
  • Capitaland
  • ClickTrue Pte Ltd
  • DBS/POSB
  • Defence Science and Technology Agency
  • Deutsche Bank AG
  • Dornier MedTech Asia Pte Ltd
  • DPA Architecture & Urban Planning
  • Economic Development Innovations Singapore
  • Ernst & Young
  • Hyflux Ltd
  • iamplus Electronics S’pore Pte Ltd
  • JTC Corporation
  • KPMG
  • Mapletree Investments Pte Ltd
  • MediaCorp Pte Ltd
  • Metta Welfare Association
  • Ministry of Manpower
  • Nanyang Technological University
  • National Trades Union Congress
  • National Trades Union Congress Associate
  • NETS
  • Odyssey The Global Preschool
  • OKH Global Ltd
  • Ong Teng Cheong Institute
  • Park Hotel Group
  • Phillip Securities Pte Ltd
  • PKF-CAP
  • Popular Book Co (Pte Ltd)
  • Port of Singapore Authority
  • PropNex Singapore
  • Prudential Assurance Company Singapore
  • Resorts World Sentosa
  • SATS Ltd
  • Shire Singapore Pte Ltd
  • Silkair (Singapore) Pte Ltd
  • Singapore Exchange Limited
  • Singapore Health Services
  • Singapore Industrial & Services Employees’ Union
  • Singapore Post Limited
  • Singapore Technologies Aerospace
  • Singapore Telecommunications Limited
  • SMRT Corporation
  • Temasek Holdings (Private) Limited
  • The Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation
  • The Moral Childcare Centre
  • West Unified Communications Services

Keen to be onboard Read@Work? Do email enquiry@nlb.gov.sg with the subject “Read@Work” and we will get in touch.

(Updated 13 Sep 2018)