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  1. Start-up 2

    Commentary: Young Singaporean business owners are more independent than their international peers

    Looking at young millennial business owners makes me optimistic about Singapore’s future, says one HSBC observer.
  2. MIS Folks Kevin Chiam 4

    The challenges entrepreneurs face in Singapore, and what it takes to succeed

    Is Singapore a good place for inventors? What rejections should they be prepared for in running a start-up? Their struggles and successes speak of ...
  3. MIS Folks Kevin Chiam main 1

    Young designer invents kitchenware for the blind, but struggles to bring it to market

    From a knife with a safety guard to a chopping board with a side tray, the utensils Kevin Chiam has developed could be a help to the visually ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: A Grab motorbike helmet is displayed during Grab's fifth anniversary news conferen

    Commentary: Grab, the new ruler in town, and the paradox of scaling a business

    Grab's experiences show that scaling a business should be guided by a spirit of entrepreneurship that seeks to add value, says one observer from SMU.
  5. MIS Omnisense Systems Leonard Lim main

    The Singaporean serial entrepreneur who kept failing, until he got a lucky break

    Leonard Lim’s childhood dream of running his own company turned into a tale of debt, despair and divorce. But he persevered, reinventing thermal ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: Facebook CEO Zuckerberg during a town hall at Facebook's headquarters in Menlo Park

    Commentary: Most successful entrepreneurs are older than we think

    Young founders can make for a dramatic story, but this stereotype of youth's success is a myth, say two observers.
  7. Start-up 2

    Commentary: The (not so) secret hack to becoming a successful entrepreneur

    Is an overseas start-up experience essential to being an entrepreneur? National University of Singapore’s Francis Yeoh says there’s more than ...
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    Commentary: The understated importance of shared social responsibility for businesses

    Corporations must step up, serve a social purpose and make a positive contribution to society, says the executive director of the Lien Centre for ...
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    Commentary: Government assistance to businesses – is less, in fact, more?

    Is providing less or no assistance the answer to empowering companies and cultivating world-class enterprises, asks Channel NewsAsia's Bharati ...