Beyond Glass Ceilings: Strategies for Empowering Women Leaders in Singapore

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As Singapore business continues to gain the spotlight on the worldstage, more opportunities for career development are making their way into the city-state. HR leaders are thinking about how to best support their employees while prioritizing diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) efforts within their organization.  The People Collective (TPC)—a Slack community for HR professionals across […]

Tips for Celebrating Hari Raya Puasa at Work

how to celebrate Eid al-Fitr at work

Eid al-Fitr, also known as Hari Raya Puasa or Hari Raya, is celebrated by Muslims worldwide, and if your goal is to embrace workplace diversity, this is your perfect opportunity to do so. Your employees wouldn’t want to miss out on this important holiday celebration, so why not join in and make them feel appreciated […]

HR’s Cheat Sheet to Diversity Management

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What is diversity management? Diversity management has become an essential aspect of effective organizational leadership in today’s globalized world. The practice of diversity management goes beyond simply having a diverse workforce; it’s about actively fostering an inclusive environment where individuals from various backgrounds, identities, races, sexual orientations, faiths and genders feel valued, respected, and empowered […]

The Pay Parity Guide for HR

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Pay disparity is an ongoing problem, with women earning 16% less than men on average. This problem affects workers across various industries and demographics.  This guide aims to delve into the concept of pay parity, its advantages, and the strategies necessary to achieve it. It will distinguish between pay parity and pay equity while emphasizing […]

Supporting Muslim Employees Through Ramadan

how to celebrate Ramadan at work

With over 2 billion Muslims worldwide, representing diverse backgrounds and cultures, it is likely that a portion of your workforce observes Ramadan. As Ramadan holds great significance for Muslims, it is crucial for employers to consider how they can support their Muslim employees and  As such, the chances that a segment of your workforce observes […]

How to Celebrate International Women’s Day at Work in 2024

how to celebrate International Women’s Day at work

What and when is International Women’s Day? International Women’s Day is a global observance held annually on 8 March. It celebrates the achievements of women in social, economic, cultural and political spheres. Each year, International Women’s Day has a specific theme, the theme for 2024 is “Inspire Inclusion: Empowering Changemakers”. It focuses on individuals and […]

10 DEI Policies Your Organization Needs and How to Implement Them

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It’s beyond question that diverse teams simply perform better than less diverse ones. Which makes sense—imagine you were only allowed to recruit from one specific pool of people. That would severely hinder your access to top talent and the varied experiences that spark creative brilliance. That is why a Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) policy […]

Leveraging Singapore’s Mental Well-Being Programs to Improve Employee Mental Health

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In a 2023 Ipsos survey conducted in over 31 countries, Singapore had the highest satisfaction rate for its healthcare system (71%). Yet, that didn’t seem to translate to the mental health department. Mental health was found to be the top 2023 health concern, higher than cancer and the coronavirus. By better understanding workplace mental health […]

What is SG Enable? Tools for Building a More Equitable Working Environment in Singapore

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Diversity is a key driver of innovation, and is particularly important (and impactful) when it comes to leadership positions.  When we think of diversity initiatives, organizations tend to focus on factors such as race or gender, but often fail to consider ability.  Persons with disabilities (PWDs)  often face difficulty in getting jobs, let alone reaching […]

8 Joyful Ideas for How to Celebrate Lunar New Year at Work

how to celebrate Lunar New Year at work

Lunar New Year is just around the corner! While you might still be packing up the last mistletoe from Christmas decorations, it is time to start thinking about spreading the Lunar New Year cheer around the office! If you’re in need of some inspiration, here are eight auspicious and joyful ideas on how to celebrate […]