WED WEB CHAT – GE2020 And Beyond

AFTER a short but furious hustings GE2020 is behind us. It's left a wake of emotions on all fronts. The ruling People's Action Party have lost another Group Representation Constituency to...
Artificial Intelligence

Learning To Trust Artificial Intelligence

ARTIFICIAL intelligence is an oft-used phrase in modern parlance. But how do you define this hot buzz word and what it means to you? That was the lead-off query at...
anthony-wong, Creative Eateries

Who Makes Or Breaks A Restaurant?

FROM the point he launched his first restaurant, Hot Stones, in 1992, Anthony Wong knew that success would only come from growing the business. One outlet would not give him...

From Books To Moocs

For a school that promotes a contemporary way of learning that eschews bookwork in favour of hands-on engagement, the SP Jain School of Management still banks on the business...
burning cash

Why Do Start-ups Burn Money?

WHY do investors put money into a start-up when so many of them just burn the cash, especially on non-vital things? Many new ventures are unable to control the outcomes of their efforts,...
Ricoh (S) Office

Ricoh – From Copiers To Innovators

IN THIS age of appropriate behaviour, how does a company that makes photocopiers that spit out paper deal with the demands of a sustainable world that is going digital? Ricoh...

3D Planning For A “Life Smart” Singapore

THE URBAN landscape should be viewed as a living organism rather than just an efficient mechanism. This idea was strongly recommended by Adj. Prof Tay Kheng Soon, 30 years...
F&B Business Continuity

The Food Industry Struggles For Leverage

WHETHER we eat to live or live to eat, we have to eat. As we watch the COVID-19 pandemic shred the food and beverage industry in a few savage months,...
Peter Knipp, KF Seetoh, Ivy Singh-Lim, Konstantino Blokbergen

Feeding The Hunger Of The Masses – KIG 2013

A chef, an eater and a farmer walk into a hawker centre, and they don’t like what they see. They see conglomerate-owned sublet stalls draining profits from the independent...

Learning On The Go

Education is in the air. In the air waves, in our homes, on our computers, in public spaces and in our schools and universities. There are many ways to...