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Why You Should Be Able to Discuss Your Pay Openly

By Desiree Yang

The discussion of salaries among employees has always been viewed as a huge workplace taboo. It is a highly sensitive topic, with the potential to lead to ill will and feelings of resentment. However, the silence surrounding employee pay is to the detriment of employees – for instance, it enables inequitable pay between different genders or ethnicities to persist. (Read More Here!)

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National Day Special – Commemorating Beginnings

By Deanna Bonaparte

As Singapore celebrates her 49th birthday with the theme ‘Our People, Our Home’, companies ought to turn a retrospective eye towards their beginnings as well – and reaffirm their appreciation for the people who form the cornerstone of the workplace. By adopting Founder’s Day in the workplace, employers can showcase the value of their employees and help them feel appreciated. In any case, ‘Our Employees, Our Workplace’ is not an entirely implausible theme to adopt – in fact the theme sounds a likeable tune – in view of Founder’s Day. It is an occasion to reinforce the shared vision among employees and thank them for their contributions. Here are some ways in which companies can acknowledge the contributions of their employees, while effectively commemorating their beginnings. (Read More Here!)

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Building Brand Loyalty

By Desiree Yang

With hits like The Wedding Singer, Don’t Mess With the Zohan and his most recent romantic comedy Blended (which hasn’t been sitting well with critics) to his name, Adam Sandler is no stranger to the box office. Take a quick look at Sandler’s filmography and you’ll quickly notice a large majority of the roles that he has played are in movies that are wacky, goofy, and altogether entertaining.

“[I]f Sandler’s movies have taught us anything, it’s that, no matter how bad his movies get, they will always do well in [theatres].”

This is a case in point for brand loyalty, and the power it has to keep businesses running, or in the case of Sandler – his Hollywood career. So, how does one go about building brand loyalty? (Read More Here!)

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