Monthly Archives: July 2016

Hey Jude

Jude Young
Whether it’s making a name for himself on YouTube, or his evolution from cover artist to singer-songwriter, SMU business undergrad and pop-rock musician Jude Young reveals the many firsts he has experienced in his music journey to date. read more

An A–Z Guide for the Fresh Graduate

A to Z For Fresh Graduates
The path ahead for the fresh graduate is bound to be full of ups and downs. To get you prepped for life after university, Kan Siew Ning, Adjunct Faculty at SMU, shares his A to Z guide on the do's and don'ts of working life. read more

A Pioneering Spirit

Liu Xiaobin PhD in Economics
Being a pioneer in the SMU world of interdisciplinary PhD is both exciting and humbling, especially for Liu Xiaobin who went from small village to global city life. But the challenges abound in a brand new world hasn't steered this student off his course of pursuing an academic career and a better life for his family. read more

A Walk to Remember: Paving the Way to Doing Good

SMU Challenge Walkathon 2015
Sometimes, doing good for others is really an invaluable lesson in return. In this blog post, the SMU Challenge team shares their journey of hopes, road blocks and lessons learnt as they work towards the SMU Challenge Walkathon to be held on 31 July 2016. If you've seen one walkathon, you've seen them all, right? Well, not quite! read more

It’s Not Just Entrepreneurs Who Are Innovators

Future Ready Forum speaker Prof Anne-Valerie
A significant number of innovations are born within corporate structures. Yet companies fail to capitalise on them to the extent that entrepreneurs do, sometimes to the point that failing to see the innovation paves the way to corporate demise. How can innovators convince the non-believers? Professor Anne-Valerie Ohlsson-Corboz shared more on this and her 'eight point mantra for innovation' at the Future Ready Forum 2016. read more

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