Work & Play

How to create your own happiness at work and play

This is part of a series looking at micro skills – changes that employees can make to improve their health and life at work and at home, and employers can make to improve the workplace. The Globe and Mail and Morneau Shepell have created the Employee Recommended Workplace Award to honour companies that put the health and well-being of their ... Read More »

Advocacy Group ‘Stay Work Play’ Names New Executive Director

Will Stewart arrived in New Hampshire, sight unseen, as a twenty-something in 2004. Now 38, he’s married, bought a home and is raising a child here. In short, it’s exactly the scenario his new employer Stay Work Play wants to duplicate around the state. Stewart will take over as executive director of the non-profit early next month. Stay Work Play ... Read More »

Separating work and play

South Korean actor Song Joong Ki (right) with Ryoo Seung Wan, director of his latest film, The Battleship Island, at a press conference at Marina Bay Sands yesterday.ST PHOTO: ONG WEE JIN South Korean television drama fans who would like to see stars Song Joong Ki and Song Hye Kyo re-create their sizzling chemistry in last year’s hit series Descendants ... Read More »

Bollinger puts electric power to work (and play) in B1 off-roader

The B1 can be specced with a 120 or 200 mile range Electric power has worked its way into sedans, supercars, motorcycles and most things in between, but we’re yet to see a true off-roader powered by a battery. Charge stations are hard to come by in cities, let alone deserted campsites. Undeterred by this fact, Bollinger Motors has unveiled its ... Read More »

Where work and play come together

Interiors are a key element in the war for talent and they need to reflect the lifestyle expectations of the people that companies want to recruit They’re called playpen offices and like many larger than life trends they were born in America. Companies in California and Washington state led the charge toward slides instead of staircases, video games rooms, climbing ... Read More »

Kerry Hotel introduces a ‘work and play’ theme

The exterior of Kerry Hotel Pudong UNDER the umbrella of Shangri-La, the Kerry Hotel Pudong already has an established reputation for MICE due to the large meeting facilities in a five-star hotel in Shanghai. A stone’s throw from Century Park, this venue is situated in one of China’s most influential center for finance, science and technology, and the views are ... Read More »

Hit the Beach for Work and Play

Priyanka heads to the beaches of Goa for the launch of a new phone by Motorola, the Moto Z2 Play. Rahul gets us some more scoops from Computex 2017 in Taipei, and this time it’s VR, overclocking, and new display technology. Samsung announces two new phones the Galaxy J7 Max and Galaxy J7 Pro. Sugandha tells us all about the ... Read More »

Work and play with Microsoft

PC Show 2017; June 1-4; Marina Bay Sands; Noon to 9pm; Free admission MICROSOFT SURFACE PRO 4  Booths: Best Denki (8049), Challenger (8024), Courts (8046) and Newstead (8043) Usual Price: From S$1,088 (Surface Pen included, except for Core M model); Type Cover (S$199) sold separately. PC Show Price: Enjoy the following discounts on the Surface Pro 4, while stocks last. Purchase of Surface Pro ... Read More »

Japan Urges China To Play Bigger Role In Restraining North Korea

Japan security adviser urges China to play a bigger role in restraining North Korea’s Nuclear porogrammes BEIJING: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s top security adviser has urged China to play a bigger role in restraining North Korea’s nuclear and missile development programmes, Japan’s foreign ministry said in a statement. National security adviser Shotaro Yachi made the remarks in a meeting ... Read More »

Here’s where to work and play on Earth Day

Residents can celebrate Earth Day this year with food, festivities and environmentally friendly activities. The first Earth Day was proclaimed on April 22, 1970, and it has since become a global holiday when millions of people focus on the environment and enact positive changes concerning pollution, waste and energy consumption. Some of the events taking place locally include: Earth Day Pensacola Earth Day Pensacola ... Read More »