Class of 2020—Graduating into a Recession? Here Are 5 Questions For You to Gain Clarity and Direction

The entire world is bracing itself as we head into a recession from the blow that Covid-19 has dealt us. For the graduating Class of 2020, SMU alumnus Benjamin Loh suggests taking an introspective approach to dealing with the big unknown. He shares some golden questions to get you started.

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Project Y to Z: Hindsight 20/20 from the Class of 2008 to the Class of 2020

What is the Project Y to Z series? Three university students share how they began this project to help the graduating class of 2020 find a guiding light through the personal stories of those who had graduated into the 2008 financial crisis.

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4 Signs That You Might Need a Digital Detox (and How to Go About It)

Do you suffer from anxiety if your mobile phone is not within your reach? Or do you perhaps struggle to get through a single task without checking your social media feed? If so, it may be time for a digital detox.

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SMU Alumni Entrepreneurs Help Nourish Frontline Healthcare Workers in Fight Against COVID-19

F&B businesses the world over are cracking under the pressure of the COVID-19 pandemic. So why did restaurant chain owners and SMU alumni, Anna Haotanto and Brian Chua, made the tough call to sponsor meals for our everyday heroes in Singapore?

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Guidance From a #GirlBoss: Tiziana Tan believes in the power of teamwork

Being an entrepreneur is not easy. Besides finding the right people to fight alongside you, Tiziana Tan’s personal mantra is to ‘laugh at the odds’. We find out more inside tips from this #GirlBoss who is putting her best foot forward social innovation and impact.

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Off the Beaten Track—Starting a Fresh Career in Myanmar

SMU Accountancy alumna Sheriel Chia decided to uproot herself and start a fresh career in Myanmar. She wanted to expand her horizons and the prospect of working in a startup in Myanmar proved irresistible to her. Sheriel is currently Chief Risk Officer at Get All Myanmar.Co.

Is People Analytics the Key to a Happier Workplace?

People analytics is changing the way human capital is handled—from the hiring process to maintaining performance, and even encouraging retention. SMU alumna and co-founder of EngageRocket, Dorothy Yiu, shares her insights into the field and what sparked her interest in it.

Inaugural SMU-ISCA Case Competition

The inaugural SMU-ISCA Case Competition 2019 challenged teams to uncover fraudulent practices in a case scenario modelled after actual cases tackled by the Commercial Affairs Department (CAD). The event which drew 46 teams from polytechnics and universities, was co-organised by SMU Accounting Society (Asoc) and Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA).