Category: Emmaus Updates

Fueling Good

Thrive & Bloom

Reading Time: 1 minute We will be partnering Wild Olive Branch for a well-being collaboration. Catch us at Suntec for a talk about preventing burnout and also a simple floral arrangement workshop on 28 Sep. More details here. Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2019Some Rights ReservedOriginal content here is published under these license terms: X License Type:Attribution, No derivative workLicense Summary:You may copy this content and…
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Team-Up Thursday for Thankful Thursday

Reading Time: 1 minute Look out for The Hidden Good’s Thankful Thursday on the topic of…. drum roll… burnout!. So glad to be able to meet with the good folks at The Hidden Good yesterday, as we work to put together next Thursday’s event. And we are really psyched up about it because we want to try to facilitate…
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Going Public on Burnout

Reading Time: 2 minutes Over the last week, our Lead Thrive-Synergist & Founder, James, was out and about sharing about burnout and how you can start to prevent or overcome it. In response to an article on mental well-being at work, he called for upstream effort to proactively address mental well-being at work. He then appeared on a Spill…
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Let the Investigation Begin!

Reading Time: 2 minutes It looks like a scene from a pre-operation police briefing, but it is actually us facilitating an Impact Assessment workshop with Filos Community Service’s Elderly Service. We are indeed starting an in-depth investigation into the impact volunteers and volunteer programmes make. Following the launch of our Volunteer Partnerships Impact Assessment Toolkit, we are glad to…
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Go Upstream to Helping People & Organizations Truly Thrive

Reading Time: 3 minutes It is great reading about how organizations like the National University Health System (NUHS) are starting to enhance the mental well-being and resilience of its staff. I have had the privilege to contribute a letter to the Straits Times Forum and it was published both online and in the print edition (see right). Due to space…
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James on Spill the Tea with THG

Preparing to Spill the Tea

Reading Time: 1 minute It’s coming! The great joy of sharing about burnout and the way out of it. Stay tuned for the upcoming Spill the Tea with THG​ podcast episode on Burnout. Look out for Thankful Thursday at The Hidden Good happening on 19 Sep 7.30pm-9.30pm. Check Spill the Tea with THG for more information. Thanks once again…
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Read Me… Like a Book

Reading Time: 2 minutes Yes, it is a first for me as a “human book”* and I will be sharing conversations about my experience with burnout and depression. Come and say “hi” to me if you are at the Resilience Collective booth at the upcoming IAD (International Accountants Day) Fiesta!. It will be on 6 Sep, 5pm – 8pm at the…
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We Spilled the Tea and the Beans…

Reading Time: 1 minute A big shoutout and thanks to The Hidden Good for hosting us yesterday. Thanks to Genevieve and XY for the amazing time talking about burnout over tea. Basically, I spilled the beans on burnout but managed to not spill any tea (albeit spilling some water in the process of the podcast). Look out for Episode 5…
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Networking with No Business Cards

Reading Time: 1 minute I am always amazed and encouraged by the power of purpose and collaboration. Spent a good part of my morning today with Vincent Soo, Founder & Managing Director of H.O.P.E. Alliance as we shared and listened in on the work done in each other’s social enterprises and also explored how we can create synergies in…
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We are on SG Cares!

Reading Time: 1 minute We are on the SG Cares app! Check out our articles published on the SG Cares app. We are indeed excited because the spirit behind why we do what we do in Emmaus is so that people and organizations can thrive; we want to “fuel good”! And so, we are really jumping for joy now…
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