​Past Events by U SME

Advancing to a Better Future - 20 April 2018

NTUC Secretary-General Chan Chun Sing re-emphasised the need to innovate for SMEs to remain globally competitive in today's volatile and ambiguous business landscape. ​Read more here.

He​lping SMEs Move Forward - 23 March 2018 ​

Senior Minister of State and U SME Advisor Chee Hong Tat, along with ​​​U SME Director Yeo Guat Kwang and industry representatives, ​discuss the implications and opportunities for SMEs at a recent Post-Budget Dialogue session. Read more here. 


The Entrepreneu​​rial Mindset for Bu​siness Growth - 9 February 2​018​

Entrepreneurs today thrive on technology and have business processes digitalised to drive business growth.​ U SME and Temasek Polytechnic - Innovation and Entrepreneurship Centre hosted entrepreneurs to a panel session on 9 February 2018, where invited pa​​nelists spoke of their entrepreneurship stories. Read more here. 


​​Can Salary alone Attract and Retain Talent? - 26 January 2018

Companies fight a gory battle for quality manpower, and SMEs have been getting the short end of the stick. U SMEand U Associate Exchange held an intimate sharing session on 26 January 2018 to discuss about talent management for SMEs, and how SMEs can leverage on employer branding to woo candidates of calibre. Read more here.

 U SME News

NTUC U SME Elsie's Kitchen Ingredients for Employee Retention

Ingredients for Employee Retention

Mr Daniel Ang, Chairman and CEO of Elsie's Kitchen sheds some light​​ on employee retention, and making jobs easier, smarter and safer. Read more here

NTUC Secretary General visits U SME Partner, SME Elsie's Kitchen

Ke​eping the Country Running​

NTUC Se​cretary-General Chan Chun Sing visits unsung heroes at Changi Airport's Terminal 4 and U SME Partner Elsie's Kitchen on New Year's Eve and sees how they work their magic with high-tech 'colleagues'. View the gallery here. ​​

PM Lee 2018 New Year Message

​Economy Continues to be a Focus​​

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's 2018 New Year Message. Read more here.​​​

U SME Lean Enterprise Development Business Advisory
Switc​hing Gears to Stay Ahead 

Some 5,200 SMEs and associations have been assisted through the Lean Enterprise Development (LED) Sche​me.​ Read more here.​​​
U SME Executive Development Programme Leadership Training Development

First Batch of ​S​​​ME Leaders Graduate from U SME-SUSS Course​​​​

Graduands share with us their key takeaways from the course. Read more here.​​

Helping SMEs with Digitisation during SME Symposium 2017​

U SME collaborates with ​Nanyang Polytechnic’s (NYP) Customer Experience and Analytics Centre (CEAC) to help U SME’s partners on their digital transformation journey. Read more here.​

3 Ways SMEs Can Capitalise on Technology for Business Growth

As technology continues to disrupt the economy, SMEs too, must embrace such disruption and be ready to move into the Fourth Industrial Revolution. There are 3 ways which SMEs can capitalise on technolo​gy for business growth. Rea​d more here​.​

The SME Starter Guide to Progressive HR Practices​​

The term 'Progressive HR' is more than just a buzzword. What is Progressive HR, and how can SMEs adopt Progressive HR as a driver to drive business growt​​h? Read more here​.​

Top 3 Marketing Trends SME​s should look out for in 2018​​​​

2017 is coming to an end, and SMEs are reflecting on their performances to improve in the new year. As SMEs shift from survival to growth mode, SMEs should look towards marketing and promotional efforts to drive revenue growth and customer loyalty. ​Read more here.​​

Filling the Employee Engagement Gap in SMEs

In today's manpower-lean economy, employee engagement is more crucial than ever to achieve overall business excellence. However, employee engagement to attract, develop and retain talents is an uphill battle for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). ​Read more here​.​