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09 Sep

Do You Have Enough Digital Skills for Today's Markets?

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According to a survey report, Singapore’s economy would need another 1.2 million digitally skilled workers by 2025, representing a 55 per cent jump from the present 2.2 million in the workforce.

Nine in ten (91%) managers believe that the COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the need for digital skills in their organisation while just three in ten of managers surveyed (28%) are very confident that their organisation has the necessary digital skills to succeed. This means that the demand for digital skills in Singapore is expected to grow significantly, and the widening gap between demand and supply needs to be bridged immediately.

The managers surveyed believe the most in demand digital skills for their organisation are digital marketing (43%), digital business analysis (40%) and social media (36%). SCCIOB offers a range of digital-driven programmes that aim to help learners gain the knowledge to help bridge this digital gap in their workplace. With up to 90% in funding support through SkillsFuture Singapore initiatives, these programmes are well poised to give you a step up in your digital knowledge journey.

If you're looking to explore more about Digital Marketing & Digital Business Analysis, SCCIOB offers the following programmes:

For those looking to explore the world of Social Media from a business perspective, the following programmes are geared to support you:

To find out more about our programmes and how they can put you ahead in the digital race, drop us a message today or give our programme consultants a call at 6334 1080

09 Nov

[SCCIOB] Changes to GST from 2023

Come 1 Jan 2023, the GST rate will increase from 7% to 8%. All GST-registered businesses that sell or purchase goods or services that are subject to the standard rate of GST will be affected by the GST rate change, including SCCIOB.

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29 Aug

Gain the skills that are in demand right now

Tap into lifelong learning to create sustainable and transformative change as a leader in your workplace today

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21 Jun

As Supply Chain Patterns Evolve, ASEAN is More Relevant than Ever

Already a key driver of global economic growth, ASEAN’s trade and innovation hub status is set to help propel it to become the world’s fourth largest economy by 2030.

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30 May

Why You Need Design Thinking as Part of Your Business Planning

The most successful companies like AirBnB, Nike, Pepsi, Google, & Apple have all embraced design thinking. These companies use design thinking to rekindle creativity, narrow down focus areas & communicate goals with clarity.

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31 Mar

The Growth of Wealth Management and the Need for Business Mandarin in a Post-Covid Economy

With an increasing number of affluent Chinese looking to move their money to Singapore, either through the setup of family offices or other options, it's important that wealth management professionals are able to communicate and work effectively with their clients.

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21 Mar

SFEC: What is it and how does it work for you?

The SkillsFuture Enterprise Credit (SFEC) encourages employers to invest in enterprise transformation and capabilities of their employees.

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27 Jan

Lunar New Year 2021 Operating Hours

Our operating hours during the Lunar New Year 2022

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22 Nov

Diploma Graduates and Book Prize Award Recipients 2021

Congratulations to SCCIOB's Diploma Graduates and Book Prize Award Recipients for 2021!

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16 Nov

What are Your Resolutions for 2022?

A new year is coming up, are you prepared to face the new challenges in 2022?

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05 Jul

The Future of Retail Marketing in the New Normal

The retail sector has been one of the worst affected by COVID-19 restrictions. But as the pandemic progressed, buyers flocked online to buy everything from food to fitness equipment, leading to a surge in e-commerce. 

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23 Mar

Why Business Mandarin is Critical in the Banking Industry

If you’re a finance professional in Singapore and you speak business-level Mandarin, you are now more sought after than ever. But not enough Singaporeans know Mandarin well enough to land a job that requires regular communication with Chinese clients and colleagues

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15 Mar

Why is Translation and Interpretation important in a Global Market?

To succeed globally, businesses must communicate with international audiences as flawlessly as a local company would. Making your content resonate in a market's native language may involve intepretation services, translation and localization - or both, especially in a Chinese context.

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01 Mar

Expand your Marketability through the Chinese Consumer Market

Leverage on over one billion potential customers by developing your business and promotion strategy through honing your business acumen towards Chinese customers

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02 Feb

Lunar New Year 2021 Operating Hours

Our operating hours during the Lunar New Year 

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01 Feb

China's Growth Continues in 2021, what about you?

This is the best time to take stock of your ability to tackle the Chinese market through your command of Business Mandarin.

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11 Jan

Getting on the Digital Platform - The New Frontier for Everyone

The landscape for many industries, especially those that depend on the B2C (Business to Consumer) model, has changed, are you ready to go digital?

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04 Dec

Diploma Graduates and Book Prize Award Recipients 2020

Congratulations to SCCIOB's Diploma Graduates and Book Prize Award Recipients for 2020!

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23 Nov

Enrich your Knowledge Base in Retail E-Commerce

Gain the managerial and supervisory skilles to optimise e-commerce operations & skills in a retail setting!

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02 Nov

Learning to Learn - Everyone should have the courage to re-gear to stay on track

Learners need to have the right mindset and the eagerness to overcome the challenges of learning new content in order to ensure job security in the face of the pandemic and other economic challenges.
 

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31 Oct

The global jobs crisis and why we should think longer term

As the job landscape changes, takes more than just one area of support to ensure that the economy continues to grow and support Singaporeans.

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20 Oct

Manage Venues Effectively with the Diploma in Tourism!

As a venue manager, you are the first point of contact for your venue when it comes to queries and questions. It goes without saying, you must know everything there is to know about the venue, from the endless possibilities of seating arrangements to the food options to the various health and safety protocols.

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23 Sep

Staying Relevant during the COVID-19 Phase 1 Period

SCCCI and SCCIOB organised two programmes for SCCCI members to keep themselves updated during the Phase 1 Circuit Breaker period.

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07 Apr

SCCIOB Preps for Circuit Breaker Phase 1

We are prepared to ensure your training is not disrupted during this period.

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01 Jan

Singapore Chinese Chamber Institute of Business Annual Report 2019

Leveraging its strengths to grow beyond the core business, focusing on technological innovation and digitalisation, improving courses and preparing for possible disruptive changes, so as to remain a leading training provider in Singapore.

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01 Jan

Singapore Chinese Chamber Institute of Business Annual Report 2018

SCCIOB continues to leverage its strengths, envisioning new ways to grow within and beyond its core business so as to remain steadfast as an industry leader among training providers in Singapore.

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Do You Have Enough Digital Skills for Today's Markets?

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