HAVING made a career out of turning science fiction into reality, Lim Seng is used to being called "crazy"...

AS a finance major, Daniel Houston weighed three job offers when he was interviewed for a position at Principal Financial Group in 1984.

FOR a top-ranking diplomat, Austria's self-professed "startup ambassador" to Singapore comes across as remarkably down to earth. "Let me just finish a cigarette" are the...

HERE'S a trick question. Name a research facility working at the cutting edge of technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and computing that employs 800 full-time...

AS a hiring pitch, it wasn't exactly rosy softsell. In 1999, at a campus recruitment event at Northwestern University in the United States, two engineers were trying to interest a young computer...

AS former United States president Bill Clinton's campaign strategy ran: "It's the economy, stupid."...

ISABELLE Kocher, chief executive of French energy firm Engie, has in recent years been best known for being the first (and to date still only) French woman to lead a company in Paris's CAC 40...

WHENEVER he binge-watches Netflix, Benjamin Pring likes to open a completely random movie every now and then just to throw off Netflix's ever-vigilant viewing algorithm, so that it can't...

THE healthcare industry is on the brink of a major transformation. In the not-too-distant future, doctors will be able to alert their patients hours, or even days, before a heart attack, using...

WITH the world seemingly awash in so-called "fake news", some might deride public relations firms as mere purveyors of gilded prevarication. But New York-based Weber Shandwick president...