Perspectives

We've been mostly WFH for over a year in S'pore. Why does it feel so ‘sian’ now?

Work is starting to take up a bigger proportion of our lives, with no end in sight.

July 31, 2021, 10:00 AM

I tried to purposefully 'waste' 15 days of leave in S'pore & realised clearing leave is an actual skill

The art of taking leave from work.

July 25, 2021, 11:10 AM

S'pore CEO: I learnt about having open & honest conversations from talking to dying loved ones

Lessons on Leadership: The key to connecting with others is not only through listening, but also learning to open up.

July 24, 2021, 02:39 PM

The KTV & Jurong Fishery Port clusters have exploded. Could this have been avoided?

A look at how we got here and what this reveals.

July 22, 2021, 05:43 PM

Ex-teacher in S'pore who scored 110 for PSLE: 'Not everyone has access to equal opportunities'

Soft truths to keep Singapore from stalling.

July 17, 2021, 10:08 AM

I started a business at 19 & failed epicly. So I tried again.

To date, the brand has sold over 50,000 products.

July 11, 2021, 09:38 AM

The conversations I heard while stacking supermarket shelves in S'pore during Covid-19

A behind-the-scenes glimpse into the life of supermarket staff.

July 10, 2021, 02:00 PM

TBH, can the S’pore govt stop using all these acronyms we don’t understand?

Lessons on Leadership: Acronyms promote efficiency, but they can also have an alienating effect.

July 10, 2021, 10:30 AM

Comment: Why do we need a S$300 fine to get us to return our trays?

We have no problems returning our trays in school. Why the struggle elsewhere?

July 04, 2021, 11:46 AM

S'porean delivery driver, 28, on why blue collar workers aren't any less 'successful'

Ong Boonyong tells Mothership more about his job as a delivery driver, and prejudices surrounding blue-collar work.

June 27, 2021, 11:58 AM