banner for the articleAceing Your Interview, Introvertly

Are you an introvert or an extrovert?

If you are a person who gets energized from having alone time, interacting with small groups and will feel overwhelmed in new situations or large groups of people, you are likely to be an introvert. Introverts and extroverts behave very differently and these behavioural differences may very often determine the kind of jobs which you take on and your career prospects.

For those who can identify themselves as an introvert, it&#...

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Topic(s): Interview
banner for the articleThe Way Forward: A Better Workplace for All

Building an organization that provides the best possible work environment and a place where employees feel they can actively contribute is pertinent to CTES. Given that our employees spend more than 70% of their waking hours at work, we owe it to them to provide a great workplace so they can be motivated, positive, appreciated and engaged. In a recent group meeting with our employees, we discussed the employees' definition of a great workplace and asked f...

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banner for the articleCareer Fair at the London School of Business and Finance

Are career fairs a thing of the past? We are here to tell you that's not true!

Recently, we participated in a career fair organized by the London School of Business and Finance (LSBF). During the career fair, we had a great time connecting with the students in the school and to share the various job opportunities that we have on hand. Within the three hours, we spoke to many students, all of whom were excited about their future stepping out...

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Topic(s): Career Path
banner for the articleTerm Employment Tripartite Standards by TAFEP

We have adopted the Tripartite Standard on the Employment of Term Contract Employees by Tripartite Alliance of Fair Employment Practices (TAFEP) and are committed to be a fair and progressive employer of term contract workers! Term contract employees are those who are on fixed-term contracts of employment that will terminate upon the expiry of a specific term unless it is renewed.

The specifications of adopting the tripartite standards are:

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banner for the articleSingapore's Ageing Population

We have been featured on today's front page of The New Paper!

A Mercer report recently mentioned that Singapore's productivity loss due to sickness absenteeism will reach $3.3 billion by 2030 due to an aging workforce. It also recommended that organizations in Singapore should start mitigating the higher costs of ill health by implementing holistic health programmes. As a recent awardee of the Excellent! category in the biennial ...

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Topic(s): Just For Fun
banner for the articleNidaros Cathedral Men and Boys Choir

Were you at the Esplanade this evening to hear the Nidaros Cathedral Men and Boys Choir sing? Their voices were amazing!

This concert is presented by Licha Stelaus Productions Pte Ltd, an organization under the umbrella of Chenter Foundation, a charitable foundation registered in the United States. This foundation aims to provide education for underprivileged children, advancement of children’s medical science and healthcare and lastly...

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banner for the articleSingapore Health Award 2017

CTES has been awarded the EXCELLENT! category in the biennial Singapore HEALTH Award! This award represents the gold standard of workplace health promotion in the company and is reflective of the tremendous effort of CTES in enhancing the well-being of our employees. This is the second time which we are awarded by the Health Promotion Board, Singapore.

Our company organizes health events regularly and these events are open to families and friends...

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banner for the articleUse of Social Media for Career Progression

We were invited by the London School of Business and Finance this evening for a talk on the use of social media for career progression. With the rise of social media and its various platforms, more employers are making their hiring decisions based on the candidates' social media. The shift to social media for career development may seem optional, but it is a necessary move and can be beneficial for paving future opportunities.

Although the students in the London School of B...

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Topic(s): Career Advice
banner for the articleCTES proud to Co-sponsor 900 Years old Norwegian Choir to Perform in Esplanade Concert Hall
20 and 21 October 2017

Few things make us happier than helping you attain a fulfilling career where passion meets aspiration. In the contemporary work environment where we strive to perform to the best of our ability, work-related stress may seem unavoidable. CTES is happiest when we are also able to contribute in creating positive work health for our candidates.
To further our cause in delivering holistic customer care, we are proud to be in collaboration with Licha Stelaus Productions to pres...

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banner for the articleTired of a 9-to-5 job?

Freelancing and self-employment are on the rise and 9-to-5 jobs may soon be a relic of the past. Office jobs always command a love/hate relationship. Some prefer a 9-to-5 job for its fixed hours and paycheck, while some condemn it as slavery and how it drains the spirit, confines the brain and dulls the personality.

Are you in a 9-to-5 office job currently and always feel like the grass is greener on the other side? If you have bee...

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