5 Key Elements of Highly Effective Executive Teams

Insights from our conversations with some of Singapore’s Best Workplaces™ last year show that for a high-trust culture that drives a culture of performance, the decision to return to work should not be a mandate from the top. Instead, it should be down to the line managers and supervisors to make that recommendation from their […]

Death by a Thousand Cuts: How Positive Stereotypes Conceal Racial Violence

It is obvious that negative stereotypes are damaging, but do you know the implications of positive stereotypes aren’t any better? They are pernicious which sometimes makes it more difficult to revoke. The dangers of this stereotype is not in how we perceive others. It may be benevolent in the surface, but no matter how legitimate […]

Key Insights & Advice from Our Study of Women at Work

The last decade has seen a wide range of research studies that demonstrate the positive contribution of increased gender diversity in the workplace. Catalyst (2018) reported that in well-managed diverse and inclusive workplaces, the presence of women in the workforce, leadership and board positions makes for better business results, including a positive connection on KPIs […]

How Women Experience Innovation & Inclusion at Work

How Women Experience Innovation & Inclusion at Work

Capitalising on Diversity can be a challenge, as diversity is not enough by itself. For over 30 years, Great Place to Work® has been measuring culture and the factors that contribute to creating a high-trust, high-performance work culture. In our 2019 Insights report we turn our focus to diversity to better understand what organisations are […]

#HumansofGreatWorkplaces – PAP Community Foundation (PCF)

PAP Community Foundation

Professionalism. Commitment. Fortitude. Integrity. These core values guided PCF like shining stars in their holistic approach to safely manage the pandemic. PAP Community Foundation (PCF) employs over 8,000 staff who provide preschool education to more than 40,000 children at 360 facilities and senior care at 7 Senior Care centres across Singapore. Let’s hear from two of their employees […]

12 Benefits of Getting Great Place to Work-Certified™

For HR leaders, there are few milestones that hold so much pride as becoming Great Place to Work-Certified™. It signals to the world that they have created a company culture that employees love. And when you become Certified, you earn more than just a shiny badge. Does your manager need some convincing? We’re here to help […]

#HumansofGreatWorkplaces – Amgen

As an essential business and key manufacturing facility, Covid-19 presented many challenges to Amgen Singapore Manufacturing (ASM). It had to keep operations running, ensure that its 650 staff and external workers are safe, healthy, empowered and engaged, and quickly establish a robust business continuity plan to ensure reliable, uninterrupted supply of medicines to their patients. Keeping […]