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Ways to Spend Your Grandparents Day

In our previous article, we shared 5 ways to care for the elderly. In this article, we have consolidated specific activities and places you can bring your loved ones to spend Grandparents Day on 28th November! We encourage you to bring along more family members to spend quality time together but remember to maintain social distance to protect yourself and your loved ones from contracting the...

5 Ways to Care for the Elderly

The elderly play an integral part to our society - they have helped us pave the path such that our society is developed and flourishing today. For many of us, our senior citizens have also taught lessons and morals through their experiences. On the other hand, ageing is a process that all of us have to go through. As such, we ought to set a good example for the younger generation and take care of...

Treat Yourself This Singles Day (11.11)

Singles Day, also known as 11.11, is a worldwide festive period. Stemming from the Chinese, 11 November is a day used to commemorate those who do not have a partner. Given the harmonic nature of the numbers, couples also see 11.11 as an auspicious date. Many even choose to hold their wedding celebrations on this very day! It can be interpreted to be an unofficial anti-valentine’s day for the...

Tips to Work-From-Home (WFH) Comfortably

With work-from-home (WFH) being the default arrangement for most of the community, it has become a new focus to work comfortably and productively. Thus, we have consolidated our team’s methods on improving our work from home experience and we hope they will be helpful!  1 Proper Work Environment For many of us, music is the best way to set the atmosphere. There are many genres of music and our...

5 Ways to Spend Your Holidays Meaningfully

Since exams have just ended for some students, we would like to congratulate them for making it past another academic year. For those who have yet to complete their major national examinations, all the best for your ‘O’ levels and ‘A’ levels!  Taking into consideration the travel restrictions and holidays just around the corner, we have prepared a list of 5 activities for students (and...

4 Gifts That Empower

When the Covid-19 pandemic struck, many people from all walks of life were impacted and it struck especially hard for groups such as lower-income families with sole breadwinners, small business owners, the airline industry, taxi drivers, and many more. Times are changing and many people have switched careers to keep up with the economy. The government has also put together job-centric resources...

Stress Coping Methods for Students

Many Asian households place a large importance on academic excellence and Singapore is no exception. Singaporean students face national exams from as young as 12 years old. This national exam, the Primary School Leaving Examination (PSLE), will determine the school and programme that students can enrol in for their secondary education. An examination at 12 years old is a huge determining factor...

The Importance of Self-care

In the current pandemic, many people are working from home. Generally, there are two different groups of people - one which enjoys working from home as they cut down on travel time, and enjoy a comfortable work environment, while the other dislikes WFH as it tends to blur the boundaries between work and life. It is of little doubt that the latter often find themselves more stressed as they find...

What You Wish Your Younger Self Knew

During the Covid-19 pandemic, we spoke to various elder people, chatting with them about their life stories. We asked them what they wish their younger self knew and the importance of their advice. In this article, we have condensed some of their thoughts, and their good wishes for the younger generation.  1 Health Precedes Wealth Regardless of how much wealth one has accumulated during their...

Why Lifelong Learning Matters

You may be asking yourself: "Why is lifelong learning so important?"  We live in a rapidly changing world, and we might find ourselves needing to switch careers at some point in our lives. For this reason, lifelong learning is a necessity.  Research shows that 7 in 10 bosses aim to hire workers with broader skill sets. In 2017, the World Economic Forum’s Future of Jobs Report ranked learning...
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