Samantha Seah

I write at Attune Press. Attune Press is a blog by HerdHR Private Limited where we share with you how to achieve work-life balance and numerous useful and valuable ways on how you can do less and accomplish more both at work and life.


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Leadership How to Hire the Ideal Employee | Posted on 2016-08-17 01:16:46 It’s a vital process for Human Resource (HR) when it comes to hiring the best employees into the company. Every company dream of having the ideal employee. You migh... Read more.. 459
Business Management Now You Can Have the Right Time Tracking System for Your Business | Posted on 2016-08-17 01:14:28 A time tracking system plays a vital part in every business and is necessary to better project planning. Time tracking is an easier, better and faster way to track time. ... Read more.. 147
Self Help Who Else Wants To Achieve Work-Life Balance? | Posted on 2016-08-17 01:15:26 We all have goals in life. These goals changes as we grow. Entering the workforce is akin to entering a different realm, where stress is inevitable. In the context of Sin... Read more.. 351
Advice 7 Habits of Exceptionally Happy People | Posted on 2016-08-17 01:17:20 What do happy people have in common? What make some happier than others? What’s your definition of happiness? When you’re at the lowest point of your life, ... Read more.. 194
Business What Everybody Ought to Know About Working at a Startup | Posted on 2016-08-17 01:18:16 There are two types of people. Those who ask, “Should I work for a startup?” and those who never possess this thought. Working at a startup is not meant for everyone ... Read more.. 147
Computers And Technology These Wearable Technologies Want To Keep Your Health In-Check | Posted on 2016-08-17 01:12:59 Since the wearable technology market came into existence, most of its focus has been on entertainment. With the rise of wearable tech in Virtual Technology and Augmented ... Read more.. 149
Computers And Technology Who Else Wants to Get Their Hands on These Life-Changing Tech Products | Posted on 2016-08-17 01:18:56 Technology has indeed improved and made our lives more comfortable and convenient (even if we tend to take it for granted). From smart TVs, smartphones and even smart hom... Read more.. 120
Marketing 6 Ways to Turn Your Social Media Followers into Customers | Posted on 2016-08-23 11:11:21 You’re reading this because you understand the importance of turning your followers into customers. Engagement is what drives action, which leads to sales. Without... Read more.. 199
Leadership How to Work with the Millennial Generation | Posted on 2016-08-23 11:12:04 Over the next 20 years, the Millennials or Generation Y will serve as a large proportion in the workplace. They’re poised to shift the economy and change the way you do... Read more.. 400
Jobs How to Write a Persuasive Job Posting (With These 7-Steps) | Posted on 2016-08-26 09:39:47 Writing a job posting is easy. Writing a persuasive job posting that makes people want to join your company is the real challenge. How do you write a job posting that dif... Read more.. 188
Business Management 7 Trends You Need to Know About the Changing HR Landscape | Posted on 2016-08-30 04:55:24 Moving with technology, the landscape of Human Resource (HR) has been undergoing enormous alteration in its roles and functions. Unlike the conventional supporting role, ... Read more.. 186
Advice For Young Professionals: The Secrets of Gaining Respect in the Workpla | Posted on 2016-09-06 11:42:05 We’ve all heard the phrase, “Respect is earned, not given.” So what’s the secret of gaining respect at work? Being young in the workplace can be pressuring and... Read more.. 158
Computers And Technology Are You Ready to Use These Search Engines that Are Not Google? | Posted on 2016-09-08 09:56:01 According to NetMarketShare, Google is the world’s most popular search engine. What makes Google so special from the other search engines? Is it Google’s clean interf... Read more.. 87
Business Management Here’s How Your Internship Program Should Act, to Hire Better, Qualifi | Posted on 2016-09-08 11:42:26 It’s no surprise to see polytechnic students and undergraduates investing their time and putting themselves out in the workforce for an internship program. At the sa... Read more.. 148
Leadership Quit to Win | Posted on 2016-09-19 05:57:23 “Celebrate endings, for they precede new beginnings.” – Jonathan Lockwood Huie A tenant in a co-op building in New York installed window bars and asked the board... Read more.. 408
Advice If You Don’t Listen to Yoda Now, You’ll Hate Yourself Later. | Posted on 2016-09-21 06:38:04 If you’re a Star Wars fan, I’m pretty sure you’re familiar with a famous character who’s short, green, old & wrinkly, speaks backwards and walks around the Jedi T... Read more.. 189
Leadership What Can Optimus Prime Teach You About Leadership? | Posted on 2016-09-23 12:34:10 What can a mere fictional character teach us about leadership? The answer is plenty. Whether it’s animation, manga or Disney movies, they teach and instill values into ... Read more.. 569
Leadership How to Improve the Way You Influence and Persuade Others | Posted on 2016-09-28 04:45:40 In 1984, Dr. Robert Cialdini wrote a book titled Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion. The six principles in the book have become highly influential and a cornersto... Read more.. 476
Entertainment Don’t Say We Didn’t Warn You – Should You Stop Drinking Coffee? | Posted on 2016-10-03 05:59:08 I love coffee. Or we could say, I thrive on coffee. My day doesn’t start until the aroma of coffee dominates my household, until caffeine consumes my body and until it ... Read more.. 322
Entertainment How These 7 Brilliant Gadgets Can Make Our Lives Easier | Posted on 2016-10-05 06:53:16 The rise of many new brilliant gadgets, driven by high scale innovation and technological advancements, have made our lives easier and more enjoyable in recent decades. ... Read more.. 170
Advice 10 Ways to Feel Calm When You Are Stressed Out | Posted on 2016-10-06 10:35:15 When was the last time you felt stress? What are the causes of stress? There are, in fact, three emotional symptoms of stress: anxiety, anger and depression. Stress is... Read more.. 224
Leadership What Can These Masters Teach You About Negotiation? | Posted on 2016-10-14 09:55:10 When media giant Viacom bought Black Entertainment Television (BET) for more than two billion US dollars in 2001, its founder Robert Johnson became the first African-Amer... Read more.. 573
Advice The 9 Working Principles of Mindfulness that You Should Know | Posted on 2016-10-14 09:58:22 Here at Attune Press, we believe that mindfulness is training yourself to pay attention to the present moment as it happens. When a person is mindful, they’re able to f... Read more.. 166
Computers And Technology Are You Paying for a S$1039 iPhone 7 That Costs Just S$312 to Produce? | Posted on 2016-10-14 10:00:12 A recent teardown of an iPhone 7 by IHS Markit revealed that the iPhone 7 cost an estimated amount of USD219.80 (SGD305) for its components and just USD5 (SGD7) for its ... Read more.. 116
Leadership How to Work with Our Stone-Aged Brain, Not Against It | Posted on 2016-10-19 07:08:18 Homo sapiens (humans) have existed for at least 200,000 years, although our ancestry can be traced even earlier to 2 million years back. This means that, for the most ... Read more.. 351
Writing Write Drunk, Edit Sober? | Posted on 2016-10-28 06:49:38 “Write drunk, edit sober.” This line has been famously and repeatedly credited to the legendary writer, Ernest Hemingway, although there’s no evidence that he ev... Read more.. 342
Business Management How to Boost Your Social Media Outreach with Influencer Marketing | Posted on 2016-10-25 10:07:32 Companies now focus on influencer marketing by targeting specific key individuals rather than the target market. Influencer marketing is a trending marketing technique to... Read more.. 154
Career Now You Can Have Healthy Working Relationships and Love Your Job | Posted on 2016-10-26 06:59:51 Do you have a good friend at work? When we get along with people at work, we look forward to being in that environment we feel welcome in. It’s important to be hap... Read more.. 227
Business Management 10 Noteworthy Guidelines on Getting HR Done Right | Posted on 2016-11-01 09:43:31 Human Resource (HR) management plays a vital role at the core of any company when it comes to overseeing HR functions including administration, development, and managemen... Read more.. 168
Entertainment Little Known Ways to Manage Your Energy | Posted on 2016-11-01 12:50:29 Have you ever felt that your job is sucking energy off of you? What could possibly cost you to be feeling this way? Perhaps it’s the illusion of busyness. There... Read more.. 182
Humor 10 Types of Colleagues We Love and Hate (Mostly Hate) | Posted on 2016-11-09 11:06:49 The office is where we spent most of our time at throughout the week. We can’t help but get to know the kinds of colleagues we work with along the way. Whether we like ... Read more.. 421
Advice Give Me 3 Minutes and I’ll Teach You How to Be Safer Online | Posted on 2016-11-09 04:14:26 These days, the way we easily share our personal lives online is a brave yet dangerous act. It’s no surprise to see people we know desperate for online attention or rec... Read more.. 246
Relationships See How Easily You Can Deal with a Co-Worker You Don’t Like | Posted on 2016-11-14 02:23:11 Recently we wrote an article on 10 Types of Colleagues We Love and Hate (Mostly Hate), which inspired us to write this article. How should we deal with a co-worker we ... Read more.. 145
Career Don’t Underestimate Soft Skills: Here’re 14 to Get You Started! | Posted on 2016-11-23 03:04:47 If you’re like me with a Singaporean childhood that was heavily embedded in a curriculum that emphasised ‘hard’ subjects like math and science, then you’re likely... Read more.. 164
Society For Better or Worse – The 7 Types of Managers I’ve Encountered So Far | Posted on 2016-11-28 11:23:22 What types of managers have you worked with and their roles they play at work? We’re familiar that management and the type of managers employees associated with, dir... Read more.. 135
Arts and entertainment 8 Astonishing Movies that Taught Me the Importance of Kindness | Posted on 2016-11-30 01:06:19 Since we were young, we’ve been taught altruistic values and brought up to not only respect others but to be compassionate, sensitive and to empathise towards anyone we... Read more.. 145
Leadership 11 Signs You’re a Leader Employees Despise | Posted on 2016-12-07 04:00:16 Do you possess the peculiar courage to ask your employees how you’re doing as a leader? Unfortunately, even if you do, chances are you aren’t going to get a straig... Read more.. 581
Internet The 16 Best Google Chrome Extensions Ever for Work (We Personally Used | Posted on 2016-12-07 04:01:18 There are thousands of extensions – from enhancing your Gmail experience to delivering SEO analytics. Searching for extensions can be overwhelming, thus, we’ve alread... Read more.. 120
Computers And Technology How These 14 Steps Can Make Your Performance Appraisal More Successful | Posted on 2016-12-15 09:08:09 It’s the time of the year where your performance appraisal either creates anxiety or motivation for you. Performance appraisals happen even when we don’t realise it. ... Read more.. 125