The salaries of software engineers reached an all-time high after increasing by up to 32 per cent. The 90th percentile of software engineers is paid as much as 3x more than those in the 10th percentile. 9 of the 15 most searched companies pay 25 per cent above the market median. Companies should...

For most e-commerce companies, the path to profitability will hardly be a straight line. It is a journey that will twist and turn within the entire organisation and always work in tandem with the constantly shifting consumer demands.  A fast and cost-efficient fulfilment process is the mainstay...

For most e-commerce companies, the path to profitability will hardly be a straight line. It is a journey that will twist and turn within the entire organisation and always work in tandem with the constantly shifting consumer demands.  A fast and cost-efficient fulfilment process is the mainstay...

Since the pandemic, small and medium enterprises (SMEs) have constantly been coming up with creative solutions to remain afloat and keep pace with the rapidly changing business environment. While it has been an uphill battle for some, the extended period of uncertainty in the past two years have...

As the pandemic swept across Asia Pacific and businesses rallied against the impacts of safety restrictions on their operations, small and medium businesses (SMBs) and how they are managing the disruption, has come under the spotlight. Many have been recognised for their resilience and ability to...

As the pandemic swept across Asia Pacific and businesses rallied against the impacts of safety restrictions on their operations, small and medium businesses (SMBs) and how they are managing the disruption, has come under the spotlight. Many have been recognised for their resilience and ability to...

Boom in entrepreneurship In the last decade, entrepreneurship has been on the rise globally. Driving this growth, we have seen governments, VCs and incubators work together to put policy frameworks and mechanisms to establish this as a legitimate career option while also de-risking it by...

The prominence of consumer-focused platforms in Indonesia such as Gojek, Tokopedia, and Traveloka have historically eclipsed the MSMEs opportunity in SEA’s largest economy. However, a closer look at the numbers and challenges faced in this promising sector quickly reveals the vast potential...

Small and medium businesses (SMEs) made up 70 per cent of the employed workforce in 2020. They makeup 99 per cent of enterprises in the country and bring a healthy 43 per cent of the total nominal value-added of S$428 billion (US$322 billion).  Even with their significant contributions to the...

Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are the backbone of most economies worldwide, and Singapore is no exception. Singaporean SMEs employ two-thirds of the workforce and contribute nearly half of the city state’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP). Covid-19 has wiped out thousands of SMEs, particularly...