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Coping with work-from-home (WFH) boredom

With the recent COVID-19 pandemic, most of us have found ourselves isolated in our homes with the default work-from-home (WFH) arrangement required by the Government. Initially, WFH seemed like a new and refreshing idea welcomed by many employees, but as time passed, WFH started to become dull and even draggy to a point where people began to dread it. In this article, we have compiled a list of...

How To Show That You Care

Sometimes just knowing that someone is there for you can make a world of difference. Showing someone that you care about them can create a safe environment, allowing them to open up and feel comfortable to sound out their troubles. It creates a sense of belonging, security and care that boosts our mental health. This is a form of social support (psychological help offered to help someone cope in...

Stress Relief Methods

Everyone experiences stress but stress can either be constructive or destructive. Stress, when effectively managed and handled, can result in an increase in productivity and getting work done. However, if constantly placed under stress coupled with the inability to manage it, this can result in many undesirable or even harmful outcomes. In view of the current COVID working from home arrangements,...

Benefits Of Volunteering

Volunteering offers vital help to beneficiaries and to the community as a whole. However, on an individual level, as a volunteer yourself, there are much more benefits present than you may actually think of. 1 Connecting yourself to others   Volunteering is a great way to meet new people, make new friends,  and even to strengthen bonds with existing friends, through the means of shared...

Remote Volunteering Opportunities

With the ongoing Covid-19 situation, it is best to maintain safe-distances and avoid gathering. While there are still many remote volunteering opportunities that do not require you to leave the comfort of your home amidst the pandemic, you can still contribute to social groups! We have collated some remote opportunities here with a rough gauge of the commitment level. 1 Online tuition programmes...

My Internship Journey :)

Hi! I’m Kerina, a Business major specializing in Strategic Management and Marketing in Singapore Management University. Since I was young, I’ve always enjoyed solving problems and taking on new challenges. I’ve always found the beauty in marketing and am always intrigued by how some companies explored marketing.  From October 2021 to May 2021, I interned at Swapie & Gifting.sg as a...

Can Senior Citizens Get Food Safely?

  It's true - the groups who get hit the hardest in the midst of a lockdown are the young and the old. The young, for having their thirst for active inquiry suppressed, and the old - for the boredom which we think they are used to, but actually mentally kills. Image Credit: SMU One aggravator for this is the general lack of knowledge of technology within this age group, which has led to...

How to be truly happy?

Are you truly happy? We understand as life gets into the way, you feel stress, pressured. Do you find yourself always under immense pressure to do well, to be more productive? Did you know that happy people have more productivity and perform better? But being happy is easier said than done. In this article, we will be sharing 5 ways to be happier so that you can be a happier and better person. ...

Creative Ways to Give Back!

When someone talks about giving back to the community, one thing that comes to mind is donating! Well, that is sure a very nice way to give back but there are other great ways to get involved and give back to the causes interested to help. In this article, let’s explore different new ways you can do good!    1. Be a mentor  One of the most rewarding ways to give back is through...

Volunteering in Singapore

Are you looking for ways to make a positive impact on the Singapore community? Ever since the COVID-19 pandemic, there has been an increase in donations and volunteering in Singapore. We have collated a few local charity societies in Singapore for you to lend a helping hand and help these societies. After reading this article, pick one that you have a strong interest in helping and help Singapore...
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