RHT Holdings Chief Executive Officer Jayaprakash Jagateesan was quoted in The Business Times’ Views From The Top article titled “From scores to skills”.
The article was first published on 15 October 2018.
THIS WEEK’S TOPIC: What is essential in education to prepare the young for tomorrow’s world and encourage lifelong learning? How might this change the way employers evaluate prospective hires?
Source: The Business Times
Date: 15 October 2018
Recent forward-looking changes to Singapore’s education policies will help develop a workforce that is able to adapt to the complex and constantly disruptive business landscape.
Bringing joy back into learning will drive the right behaviours and help develop the life skills that are key to future business success.
Innovative thinking and self-motivation for continuous personal development are crucial to build a resilient future workforce to meet both national and global needs of our businesses. This is a crucial piece in our own learning and development human capital initiatives.
Employers will increasingly be looking out for talents who are driven by passion and possess soft leadership skills beyond just academic grades to build successful organisations.