family life

The future of the family in an age of female breadwinners

May 30, 2014
2014.05.30 A new Pew report on “Breadwinner Moms” notes that 40 percent of families with children under 18 now have the mother as the primary or sole breadwinner in the family. While this rapid transformation — that figure was 11 percent in 1960 — is scaring some backward commentators, there are real problems created by the

Climbing the corporate ladder with HR Summit 2014

May 8, 2014
2014.05.08 The ST Jobs HR Summit 2014 (sponsored by the website www.stjobs.sg) was recently held at the Suntec City Convention Centre, attracting more than 70 exhibitors, over 4000 visitors, and a line-up of illustrious speakers from the human resources industry and beyond. Professionals from Singapore and around the region flocked to the summit to hear