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Goal Setting and Road to Business Excellence

Dec 08, 2015

Achieve Better Business Performance than your peers!

The Business Excellence (BE) initiative administered by SPRING Singapore provides organisations with a roadmap for excellence and helps you understand how to improve your performance. This is done through a thorough assessment of your organisational performance based on the INTERNATIONALLY BENCHMARKED BE framework to obtain external perspectives of your organisation’s strengths and areas for improvement.

Understand, Attract and Engage To Grow Your Customer Base

Oct 28, 2015

To grow your customer base, we first need to understand your customer behaviour before we can attract and engage them. Through this seminar, we aim to equip you with the valuable knowledge on the different types of online marketing tools and the know-how to grow your customer base online.

We are pleased to invite Google and UOB-SMU Asian Enterprise Institute to share with you on the topic of understand, attract and engage to grow your customer base.
* There is a government funding to support your search engine optimization
* The methods to grow your customer base online and measure it effectively
* A funded programme which engages a group of SMU students to help in crafting solutions such as marketing strategies and putting up branding frameworks.


Oct 23, 2015


Building a successful business is a challenge even in the best of times. With the world facing another economic downturn, being selective in choosing your customer has become an important tool to reduce business financial risk. The purpose of this workshop is to give you a practical understanding on how to FIND & KEEP the RIGHT customers and the suitable methods under such market conditions that we are experiencing.

By the end of this course, participants will better:
     • Evaluate the credibility of one's customers.
     • Appreciate how payment behavior helps determine right credit terms.
     • Manage, monitor and control overall credit management process.
     • Reduce bad debts and improve cash flows.

Target Audience: CEOs, CFOs, Sales Managers, Finance Managers of MNCs & SMES

Improve Productivity & Profit Through Operational Excellence

Oct 20, 2015

According to a **study conducted by Bain & Company and commissioned by SPRING Singapore, some common challenges that our food manufacturing companies face include the lack of scale and operational inefficiency; manpower shortages; rising business costs and an inefficient delivery ecosystem. With such, improving productivity is now the key priority for the small and medium enterprises in Singapore. Gone are the days when improving productivity means employing a large number of low-cost labour workers to meet operational requirements.

Through this seminar, you will gain valuable insights on workflow redesign and logistic optimization. Also grab this wonderful opportunity to learn from the expert on the famous Toyota Production System Concept.

Protect Your Business By Complying With The Latest Ministry of Manpower's Regulations

Sep 30, 2015

With effect from 1 August 2015 under the Fair Consideration Framework, firms making new EP applications must have advertised the job vacancy on a new jobs bank administered by the Singapore Workforce Development Agency (WDA). The advertisement must have been open to Singaporeans, comply with the Tripartite Guidelines on Fair Employment Practices and run for at least 14 calendar days before an EP application can be made.

This seminar will also share with the participants on the following:

Words And Phrases To Avoid In Job Advertisements
Government Assistance Schemes In Regards To Human Resourc

FREE One-to-One Advisory on Government Grants at MSE 2015

Sep 30, 2015

The Manufacturing Solutions Expo (MSE) 2015, organized by Singapore Manufacturing Federation (SMF), to be held from 30 September to 02 October at Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre, Hall 401 and 402.

Manufacturing Solutions Expo (MSE) 2015 is an annual one-stop exhibition platform for products and solutions providers to showcase innovative solutions, cost effective technologies and products to improve business productivity and efficiency within and beyond manufacturing industries. Organised by Singapore Manufacturing Federation and SPHERE Exhibits Pte Ltd, this premier trade exhibition provides abundant opportunities to meet, network and explore business opportunities through the various activities at the exhibition.

SME Centre@SMF is funded by SPRING Singapore since year 2005, with the aim to assist SMEs to start, sustain and grow their businesses. Many of these solutions will also be eligible for you and your companies to claim under the various Government grants.

Come and join us for the *FREE Business Advisory Clinic to help your company grow with Government Grants that are available !


What's New!

Obtain Free & Complementary Financing Advice From SME Centre

Our Financing Specialist provides free and complementary financing advisory services for SMEs.

In light of COVID-19, there has been increasing financial-related enquires from SMEs, ranging from managing cash-flows to seeking investment.

Therefore, having a financing specialist presence will also enabled to complement current service offerings from SMEC - broad based business advisory service.


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BUDGET 2021 for Businesses

To find out further on Budget 2021 for businesses, we are still available to assist and advise you.

Feel free to contact us at 68263020 or email to

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