Blog posts

GO "mini" with BEAT'ABOX Cajon

Aug 07, 2014 21:36 SGT BEAT'ABOX GROUP

The Learning and Application of Basic Counselling Skills

May 29, 2014 18:00 SGT MDIS The biggest communication problem is we do not listen to understand, we listen to reply. What does it takes to become a good counsellor? Psychology student Nur Deena Binte Mohd Zaheer recaps on her Basic Counselling Skills (BCS) module and how it made her want to be both a better daughter and a better counsellor at the same time.

When SOS turns into SO S(ORRY)…

Apr 16, 2014 06:00 SGT MDIS The more people there are witnessing an accident or emergency situation, the less likely any one of them would step up and help the victim... But why? Read more to find out.

Humanitarian vessel Vega - the great mast drama

Jan 24, 2014 11:52 SGT Historic Vessel VEGA 6 days ago we discovered what looked like a small rot spot in our aft mast. What it turned into is a nightmare. Vega's entire 2014 Mission of Mercy is now at risk unless we can find a way to replace this mast.

Jan 12, 2014 19:55 SGT Historic Vessel VEGA

QNET Philippines Swings for a Cause

Apr 02, 2013 12:45 SGT QNET QNET Philippines sponsors charity golf tournament, benefitting Filipino war veterans.

How Women can Stand out in Business

Apr 01, 2013 10:10 SGT QNET In the direct selling industry, females make up 80% of distributors. However, not many are in leadership positions. It's a similar story in the business world. There are those, though, who have achieved success in a "man's world". Learn from their advice in this article by global direct selling company, QNET.

QNET's Ode to Great Women

Mar 11, 2013 14:48 SGT QNET In honour of International Women’s Day on 8 March, QNET celebrates great women and lauds them for the amazing things they’ve accomplished. We want to dedicate this post to every woman who has inspired us and made us better! Here, we’ve profiled five women who have Made a Difference or are continuing to do so.

Children bear the brunt of the impact in Jakarta floods

Jan 22, 2013 10:41 SGT Save the Children (Asia) As of tonight, thousands of children in Jakarta will not be sleeping in their beds at home. Instead, they will spend the night in a shared space of school or other government buildings, after they were forced from their inundated homes.

It's all about nails

Jan 04, 2013 15:29 SGT Save the Children (Asia) It’s three weeks since typhoon Bopha, locally known as Pablo, made landfall on the eastern coast of Mindanao, Philippines; and the sound of hammering could be heard echoing throughout the community we went to for shelter assessment.