TRAINING AND EDUCATION
More than 1000 sign up for career seminars
The high level of interest in skills-upgrading is despite Singapore's low unemployment rate of two per cent.
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Training And Education
Draw a salary while studying for your PhD
Postgraduates enrolled in a new programme will be able to work and draw a salary as part of their studies. -myp
Relishing taste of actual work in general insurance
GIA offers Global Internship Programmes for students.
Course to encourage Asian focus on HR strategy
Differences in legislation, economic climate and worker's attitudes shape human resource, says Prof. -BT
Want to be a butler?
Hospitality institute Shatec and St Regis offer training for sought-after service professionals. -myp
It's back to school in times of downturn
Executive MBA courses see surge in applicants as managers, execs seek to upgrade themselves. -ST
Why training is essential
In our current pared-down economic climate, most companies are advocating technical training and upgrading for their employees. -BT
They all have designs on you
Realising the importance of design, three students are honing their skills in a degree course. -BT
Biz leaders urged to pursue doctorates
Asia needs more PhD schemes to ensure quality, says accrediting agency.
Mac duo hit the books again
Two restaurant managers given opportunity to pursue higher education. -myp
Business degrees lose their attraction
Varsity applicants opt for science and arts as they scan the job scene down the road. -ST
Resort spends $5m for them to have fun
42 employees from Universal Studios S'pore to go to Orlando theme park for training.
Getting outside the comfort zone
Take a peek at a PMET workshop.
Worst of times is best for training
It's good to upgrade yourself if possible.
Training abroad still important
Resorts World at Sentosa will spend $5 million on overseas training programmes for their employees. -myp
New course to groom stockbrokers
Programme from SMU and SAS will offer training by team of industry professionals.
OCBC launches scheme to equip staff with more skills
Employee development programme offers 62 courses to equip stall with more skills.
Max your PowerPoint potential
The right design can help capture more attention.
More places in CDAC training courses
The self-help group for the Chinese community will be increasing the number of places in the courses to 6,500 next year from 5,000 currently. -ST