August 27, 2018

9th Corporate Governance Week

For 2018, the 9th Corporate Governance week explores the roles of corporate governance and listing regulations amidst a changing and challenging environment. To be held from 24 to 28 September, the event is organised by the Securities Investors’ Association (Singapore) or SIAS, and hinges on the question “Is Corporate Governance in step with Business – […]

Read more
March 27, 2018

Newgate in Shanghai – Team Offsite 2018

BY SHARMAINE TAN Is PR all work and no play? The hours may be long and the work may be challenging, but that makes a good break from work especially important, particularly when it is one that we take together as a team. The Singapore team recently spent a few days in Shanghai, exploring the […]

Read more
March 22, 2018

Work Culture – the often overlooked element in job searches

BY LYNETTE TAN   Looking back to when I was a fresh graduate looking for a job three years ago, work culture was not a factor that ranked highly in my wish list. Instead, salary, career progression, organisational size and reputation were the key factors that guided my job search. However, over the years, I […]

Read more
March 15, 2018

What it takes to succeed in PR

BY ELIZABETH YEONG   Since I entered the public relations sector not too long ago, I find myself frequently having to explain what people in PR really do. It’s a job that may not be as clearly defined as some others, partly due to changing roles and advancements in technology. While the role of a […]

Read more
March 13, 2018

5 things to consider when looking for your first PR job

BY SYAHIRAH SURADI   It was only recently that I was in my final semester at university, facing the daunting task of graduating and throwing myself headfirst into the corporate world. I tried Googling for job search advice, but it was difficult to find articles tailored for graduates looking to enter the public relations industry. […]

Read more