Tag Archives: leadership

Human Resource Leaders: Making a Great Place to Work?

Professor Richard Smith
How do ‘great’ workplaces manage an almost impossible equilibrium of keeping satisfaction and motivation up, without sacrificing performance? Prof Richard Smith shares the insights behind making a 'Great Place to Work'.
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My SMU Business Freshman Year: Norman Tay

Caught between his interest in two undergrad programme offers, SMU Business freshman Norman Tay had a tough decision to make. At the end of the day, it all came down to planning for the future.
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5 Telltale Signs of an SMU Grad

Spot an SMU grad from a mile away! No matter the industry, an SMU grad is definitely one to look out for. But how can you tell? Here are 5 signs.

How to Win Friends and Influence People – Even as an Undergrad

Aside from aiming for top grades, hone your social skills to get ahead at school, and in life. It's never too early to start with plenty of opportunities for learning how to be a real influencer (not just in the context of social media) right here at SMU.
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Is Human Resources Becoming Less “Human”?

Human Resources' function may primarily be in dealing with people, but that is no excuse to lag behind in the technological revolution. We find out from Prof Rick Smith how the future of HR is changing.
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How Do Asian Leaders Differ Across the Region?

Asian Leaders
Does the Singapore leadership style differ greatly from that of its neighbours? Yes. In fact research has found that there are many different leadership styles not just across the region, but even within the same country.
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What Really is Digital Disruption?

What Really is Digital Disruption?
Opportunities for digital disruption are not exclusive to start-ups. Some of the biggest opportunities are, in fact, in FinTech and Internet of Things Analytics.

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