|Practice, Practice, Practice: Mock Interview with PSB-Daegu University|
Qualification is not the only key to success, knowing how to deliver them is also important. Slapping down our qualifications onto a piece of paper is easy, but what about presenting them in person?
Recently, we hosted a group of Korean students from PSB-Daegu University when they were here in Singapore. This session was targeted to help the students learn and to improve on their interview skills. Anxiety and nerves tend to kick in during ...Read More
|Aceing Your Interview, Introvertly|
Are you an introvert or an extrovert?
|The Way Forward: A Better Workplace for All|
Building an organization that provides the best possible work environment and a place where employees feel they can actively contribute is pertinent to CTES. Given that our employees spend more than 70% of their waking hours at work, we owe it to them to provide a great workplace so they can be motivated, positive, appreciated and engaged. In a recent group meeting with our employees, we discussed the employees' definition of a great workplace and asked f...Read More
Topic(s): Work Relationships
|Career Fair at the London School of Business and Finance|
Are career fairs a thing of the past? We are here to tell you that's not true!
Recently, we participated in a career fair organized by the London School of Business and Finance (LSBF). During the career fair, we had a great time connecting with the students in the school and to share the various job opportunities that we have on hand. Within the three hours, we spoke to many students, all of whom were excited about their future stepping out...Read More
Topic(s): Career Path
|Term Employment Tripartite Standards by TAFEP|
We have adopted the Tripartite Standard on the Employment of Term Contract Employees by Tripartite Alliance of Fair Employment Practices (TAFEP) and are committed to be a fair and progressive employer of term contract workers! Term contract employees are those who are on fixed-term contracts of employment that will terminate upon the expiry of a specific term unless it is renewed.
The specifications of adopting the tripartite standards are:
Topic(s): World News and Insights
|Singapore's Ageing Population|
We have been featured on today's front page of The New Paper!
A Mercer report recently mentioned that Singapore's productivity loss due to sickness absenteeism will reach $3.3 billion by 2030 due to an aging workforce. It also recommended that organizations in Singapore should start mitigating the higher costs of ill health by implementing holistic health programmes. As a recent awardee of the Excellent! category in the biennial ...Read More
Topic(s): Just For Fun
|Nidaros Cathedral Men and Boys Choir|
Were you at the Esplanade this evening to hear the Nidaros Cathedral Men and Boys Choir sing? Their voices were amazing!
This concert is presented by Licha Stelaus Productions Pte Ltd, an organization under the umbrella of Chenter Foundation, a charitable foundation registered in the United States. This foundation aims to provide education for underprivileged children, advancement of children’s medical science and healthcare and lastly...Read More
Topic(s): Work Life Balance
|Singapore Health Award 2017|
CTES has been awarded the EXCELLENT! category in the biennial Singapore HEALTH Award! This award represents the gold standard of workplace health promotion in the company and is reflective of the tremendous effort of CTES in enhancing the well-being of our employees. This is the second time which we are awarded by the Health Promotion Board, Singapore.
Our company organizes health events regularly and these events are open to families and friends...Read More
Topic(s): Work Life Balance
|Use of Social Media for Career Progression|
We were invited by the London School of Business and Finance this evening for a talk on the use of social media for career progression. With the rise of social media and its various platforms, more employers are making their hiring decisions based on the candidates' social media. The shift to social media for career development may seem optional, but it is a necessary move and can be beneficial for paving future opportunities.
Topic(s): Career Advice
|CTES proud to Co-sponsor 900 Years old Norwegian Choir to Perform in Esplanade Concert Hall|
20 and 21 October 2017
Few things make us happier than helping you attain a fulfilling career where passion meets aspiration. In the contemporary work environment where we strive to perform to the best of our ability, work-related stress may seem unavoidable. CTES is happiest when we are also able to contribute in creating positive work health for our candidates.