The Premier League season is underway….

Aug 30, 12 The Premier League season is underway….

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During the last two months, armchair sports fans were treated to two great sporting events that were held once every 4 years. We had the Euro 2012 in June, hosted by Poland and Ukraine, which many fans regard as the best ever in its 52-year history. Then, between July to August, all eyes were on London, which hosted the Summer...

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Hari Raya Feast

Aug 28, 12 Hari Raya Feast

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We may be done with the official Hari Raya holidays but the feasting is definitely not over! 🙂 The PSDC staff were feted to a delightful Hari Raya breakfast at Waves on Monday, 27 August 2012. This feasting party was organized by our Muslim colleagues, who joined forces to contribute to a delicious spread of Hari Raya...

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Strawberries, Anyone?

Aug 28, 12 Strawberries, Anyone?

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It was during a conversation with a HR Manager, who was also a friend, when I first heard of the term ‘Strawberry Generation’. She had used the term loosely and mentioned that this generation responded differently to work expectations and reward systems. I got home and googled it. This term originates from Taiwan, and has been...

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Get Paid to Study and Enjoy Penang!

Aug 13, 12 Get Paid to Study and Enjoy Penang!

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The upcoming intake for the Industrial Skills Enhancement Program (INSEP) offered by the PSDC provides an opportunity for candidates to not only earn as they learn, but also participate in a 2-day, 1-night tour of the beautiful Penang island. The tour will cover some of the main attractions on the island, such as the Penang Hill and...

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It’s Olympics time….

Aug 10, 12 It’s Olympics time….

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During this time four years ago, the world was treated to a colourful spectacle that was the Beijing Olympics in 2008. Four years on, the greatest athletes and sportspeople in the world gather once again, this time in London, where the city is hosting the Games for a record third time. I’m sure most of you have been following the...

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