Irwin Soo: Keep Learning, for Progress Waits for None

“I’m 39 now and have a good 20 years to work before even considering retirement. This time is neither long nor short and in this period, there will be technological changes. It is definitely necessary to keep on learning or risk becoming obsolete,” said Irwin Soo when asked about ...

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FJST: Securing Your (Future) Job

A mixture of structural and cyclical changes have led to a growing number of retrenchments in certain sectors of the economy. Technological disruptions, too, have seen jobs evolve—the jobs of today could well be ‘endangered’ tomorrow.

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A 60-year-old Switches Gears from Retrenchment to Employment – With a Little Boost from His Union

It’s not every day that you hear about a 60-year-old bouncing back from retrenchment to find gainful employment again. However, with the Labour Movement’s assistance, that is exactly what Kwoh Choo Chye did.

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Checklist on SkillsFuture Credit & UTAP

Excited to utilise your SkillsFuture Credit (SFC) for your skills upgrading, but not quite sure how to go about it? Here’s a step-by-step guide on how SFC works. For NTUC members, did you know that SFC can be used in conjunction with our NTUC Union Training Assistance Programme (UTAP) ...

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