How SMEs can draw and retain young tech talent

Understand the talent and strategise in order to stay on top of the talent acquisition game and retain high quality talent. SMALL and medium enterprises (SMEs) are at the heart of Singapore's economy. SMEs make up 99 per cent of our enterprises, employ two-thirds of our workforce, and account for nearly half of Singapore's gross domestic product. One of the biggest challenges that SMEs face is undoubtedly the shortage of talent - especially top tec

Building a corporate culture in SMEs pays off

They have an edge over bigger companies from Day One - size - making it easier to accomplish the task CORPORATE culture is fundamental to the success of any company. It is the emotional glue that bonds an organisation to its employees and customers. For small companies, the need for a successful and effective corporate culture is even more pronounced. Most start-ups and SMEs are cash-strapped and resource-starved, and, unlike their bigger counterparts

SMEs prioritising employee development – SkillsFuture SME Mentors

The advancement of human capital is constantly at the forefront of SME leaders’ minds. Fifty SMEs have completed or are about to complete the nine-month mentoring programme offered under SkillsFuture, with another 55 firms set to participate in this initiative. To date, 116 mentors with vast HR and business experience in a wide range of industries have also been roped in to counsel and guide participating SMEs in revamping its people practices. These w

Helping SME Maximise ROI in People Development

Spring Singapore is organising a half-day seminar "Helping SME Maximise ROI in People Development" on 25 May 2017. This is part of the SME SkillsFuture Programme initiated by Spring Singapore over a year ago, to help SME in their human capital and people development journey.  Click here to register for the half-day seminar. More information about the SkillsFuture Mentor Programme, please visit our website or Spring SkillsFutur...

SME Portal

  The SME Portal (formerly known as the EnterpriseOne Portal) is the first stop for Singapore SME owners and aspiring entrepreneurs looking for information, tools and services that can help them build sustainable and competitive businesses. Serving the business community since 2006, the Portal has been enhanced over the years to meet the changing needs of SMEs. Support for Your Businesses Through collaborations between SPRING Singapore, governmen...