News & Opinions
Todo Todo In The Heartlands
Wondering what is the Todo Todo programme all about and how it can help you? We ask around to get you the answers.
How To Be A Better Negotiator As Told By World Experts
Do you have trouble negotiating for a higher salary at job interviews? Here are some tips that could help.
Social Service: Then and Now
How has the nature of social work changed in the past decade and what new challenges are they facing? We find out from veteran social service professionals.
Empowering Female Engineers in the Workplace
Are women in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields treated differently? We speak to a few practising female engineers to find out more.
When Will Supermarkets Stop Providing Plastic Bags?
Do we really need so many plastic bags? I think it won’t be long before supermarkets start charging for plastic bags so shoppers will request for fewer bags, or simply bring their own. Perhaps it might have to be mandated by the Government, but it will be a step in the right direction, for sure.
Street Smarts Are Just As Important As Book Smarts
It’s no secret that education in Singapore is of high importance. Last year, CNN reported that Singapore has the smartest kids in the world, based on key findings from the Programme for International Student Assessment in 2012. But is being book smart enough? How about being street smart?
Live & Learn
Making and Keeping to Your Resolutions
The new year is around the corner, and some of us are already thinking of how to get the best out of the coming months ahead. We offer you a guide on how to get the most out of your yearly resolution-making exercise.
Budgeting for the Festive Seasons
The wonderful festivities are here to grace Singapore once again. Many tend to get into the giving spirit, regardless of monetary constraints. You may find yourself tempted to do the same and possibly overspend. So, how can we spend within our means?
Why do employers look at your credit report?
Your credit report provides a holistic view of your credit payment habits. By keeping track of your credit report on a regular basis, you will be better informed of any changes that have been made to your credit file. Why do employers look at your credit report?
Richer for the Experience
This year’s Young NTUC Youth Campus see young activists rough it out on Pulau Hantu while gaining new friends and getting to know the Labour Movement better.
Put Together the Perfect Office Christmas Party
The holiday season is right around the corner, and what better time to wrap up the year with some merry-making in the office!
Future Outlook: Start Imagining Today
Turning glass to sand, touring your holiday destination with VR goggles and trash cans that run errands for you. Some crazy ideas are turning into everyday truths.
Up Close & Personal
Letting His Actions Speak for Themselves
When it comes to helping people in need, youth activist Muhammad Fazli Hamdan believes in being proactive in taking action.
Is a Job in Blockchain for You?
If you’ve been reading the news lately, it is one emerging industry that is trending now. But what is blockchain, and are there opportunities worth seizing?
Mr Funny Business
Meet SGAG co-founder Adrian Ang, the entrepreneur who earns a living from giving you a good laugh online.
Thanking Foreign Workers in our Midst
When was the last time you took a little time out to make someone around you feel good? We catch up with a few youth volunteers who have been doing just that by showing appreciation to migrant workers in Singapore.
What exactly is FinTech?
What exactly is Fintech? How do we use it, much less find a job in the field? Is it just an overhyped buzzword? President of Singapore Fintech Association explains all.
Finding a New Passion
One Youth Career Network (YCN) mentor was so inspired by guiding youths in their careers that she has taken up professional coach certification to be more effective in dispensing advice. Read more on Juliana Tay’s involvement with the programme.

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Young Union Leaders
Letting His Actions Speak for Themselves
When it comes to helping people in need, youth activist Muhammad Fazli Hamdan believes in being proactive in taking action.
Staying Connected to the Ground
Meet UTES youth activist Priyalata Pillay, who is one of the many voices behind the phone at Singtel taking care of your issues.
Not quite your average twenty-seven year old
You might think that Lau Kiat Hong is your average youth in Singapore but his big heart and dedication to union work might just surprise you.
Young Activists
Setting the Correct Compass On a Career
A Youth Career Network guide shares the ups and downs, ins and outs of his 10-year career journey while helping youths through theirs.
Combining one’s love for volunteerism while preserving Singapore’s rich heritage
Entrepreneur and Team Young NTUC volunteer, Lynn Wong Yuqing hopes to be a social changemaker by combining her passion for preserving Singapore’s rich heritage with her big heart for helping others.
Finding a New Passion
One Youth Career Network (YCN) mentor was so inspired by guiding youths in their careers that she has taken up professional coach certification to be more effective in dispensing advice. Read more on Juliana Tay’s involvement with the programme.