SPOTLIGHT: Career Disrupted

SPOTLIGHT: Career Disrupted

 Join Howie Lim from #TheWorkday as she tackles the biggest issues plaguing the manpower sector in Singapore together with guest speakers:

Patrick Tay, Assistant Secretary General of NTUC;
How NTUC/Labour Movement Ensures Your Place In The Future Of Work​

Mr Patrick Tay was appointed as NTUC Assistant Secretary-General in January 2014. He was elected into the NTUC Central Committee in October 2015. He is also the Director of NTUC Legal Services Department, as well as the Future Jobs, Skills and Training Department.
Representing workers and the Labour Movement, Mr Patrick Tay sits in several Government boards, national institutions and tripartite committees such as the Economic Development Board, Future Economy Council (previously Council for Skills, Innovation and Productivity Sub-committee) (Modern Services), Workforce Singapore, Financial Sector Tripartite Committee, Singapore Corporate Counsel Association Advisory Board, Institute of Banking and Finance, Tripartite Workgroup on Review of the Industrial Relations Act and the Tripartite Workgroup to Review the Employment Act.
Mr Patrick Tay is a Member of Parliament for the West Coast Group Representation Constituency (Boon Lay), as well as the Chairman of the Government Parliamentary Committee (GPC) for Manpower and Member of the GPC Home Affairs & Law.

Dr Zainal Abidin Ahmad, Senior Vice President of SSA Consulting Pte Ltd;
Lifelong Employability through Training for Performance

Dr Zainal is the Senior VP of SSA Consulting, the consulting arm of SSA Group, with over 40 years’ experience in leadership and management, across varied sectors, under his belt. He has held senior positions on the public and private sectors in Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia and United Arab Emirates/UAE. He has been a military officer, accountant, banker, government planner, business owner/entrepreneur, and now management consultant and trainer. Widely known as the Productivity Guru in the professional industry, he was a key member in many Singapore government committees and taskforces on entrepreneurship, productivity and workforce development, while he was with the then National Productivity Board (NPB) (now Enterprise Singapore), back in the 1980s/90s.

Jaime Lim, Country Director of PeopleSearch Pte Ltd.
The People Factor – Being Future Ready

A veteran in headhunting, Jaime kick-started her career in the recruitment industry more than 20 years ago. Driven by the desire to help individuals discover their potential and directing them to seek meaningful careers in the corporate world. Jaime joined PeopleSearch Singapore in 2002 and was integral part in making it the success it is today. Her deep knowledge of the talent landscape across multiple industries makes her the trusted advisor to her team, candidates and clients - a number of whom are global leaders on the Fortune 500 list as well as local listed companies. She leads a team of 60 consultant and leaders, many who have been personally trained and coached by her as she continually pushes them to perform their best. Today, Jaime continues to be very much involved in all aspect of the business from business development to project delivery, leadership development, and organisational design. A mother of four, she continues to enjoy motherhood and her deep passion in her journey of impacting businesses and elevating lives

Day/Date: Saturday, 1 June 2019
Time: 10AM *Registration starts at 9AM
Venue: Stephen Riady Auditorium@NTUC (NTUC Centre, Level 7, One Marina Boulevard, Singapore 018989)
Tickets: $10 *Inclusive of light refreshments and buffet lunch!

Terms & Conditions:
- The ticket is non-refundable.
- Cash payment is not accepted before or on the event day. Strictly no walk-ins allowed.
- The event programme is subjected to changes without prior notice.

Official Venue Partner:

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