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Overview

Learning and networking never stops at SIM Membership. Our exciting calendar of events offers you opportunities for all-round, lifelong learning to achieve greater success and happiness in work and life.

Be it for career advancement, personal development, entrepreneurial insights or lifestyle trends, you’ll find something here for you.

Career Management

In a globalised job market with ever-changing demands and challenges, the responsibility of building a resilient career and managing your career growth rests in your own hands.

Achieve career success by starting with an honest self-assessment of your talents; understanding yourself and your motivations; acquiring the skills and knowledge required for your job; setting a clear career plan and career goals; and building the right connections.

Our series of career workshops specially designed to help you at each stage of your career path, covering topics such as:

  • Writing a winning resume
  • Performing your best at interviews
  • Crafting your personal career roadmap
  • Building effective workplace relationships
  • Dealing with office politics and handling tricky situations with political intelligence
  • Understanding yourself and what types of jobs you are most likely to enjoy and excel in, using Harrison Assessments, a professional psychometric profiling tool.

Personal Development

Personal development is a life-long process and a key in helping you develop your potential; staying current; enhancing employability; increasing the quality of life and contributing to the realisation of your dreams and aspirations.

Our soft skills workshops address a wide range of topics helping you in your journey for success. They include topics on:

  • Personal branding
  • Networking
  • Communications
  • Profession and business etiquette
  • Defining life goals and living with passion
  • Personal effectiveness and productivity

Business Insights

Behind every successful business lies untold challenges and setbacks. We bring you up close and personal in this series with successful business leaders and entrepreneurs sharing their personal stories, experiences and behind-the-scenes challenges in starting and growing a business.

Distinguished CEOs, business leaders and entrepreneurs who have shared in this platform include :

  • Mr Loren Shuster, Google’s Country Director for Singapore
  • Mr Daniel Lim and Benajmin Han, Founders of Reebonz.com
  • Ms Lena Sim, Founder of Ministry of Food (MOF)
  • Mr Douglas Foo, Founder of the Sakae Sushi chain
  • Ms Olivia Lum, CEO of Hyflux
  • Dr Ron Sim, Founder of OSIM

Business Sparks

Do you dream about starting your own business but are unsure how to go about it? This series helps you embark on the path of entrepreneurship and spark off business ideas. Get practical advice on how to start a business, the things to look out for in running a business, including the financial, marketing and human resource aspects. You’ll also get to meet other like-minded budding entrepreneurs and share ideas and experiences in sessions covering:

  • How to start a business
  • The first three years in business
  • Challenges in growing a business and how to overcome them
  • Having an entrepreneurial mindset
  • Managing opportunities and failures

Lifestyle Interests

Take a break from the stress of work and the usual routines and spice up your life with our host of interesting hands-on activities. Network and make new friends who share common interests at our events which include:

  • Culinary sessions
  • Health and wellness
  • Jewellery appreciation
  • Wine appreciation
  • Coffee appreciation
  • Do-It-Yourself gardening workshops

SIM Members' Day

The SIM Members’ Day is a highly-anticipated annual event for all our members and their friends and families. This full-day event presents an exciting programme including concurrent talks on a wide range of career management, personal development and lifestyle interests topics.

Adding to the buzz are fringe activities such as a Library Open Day, bazaar, book fair by POPULAR Bookshop, children’s workshops and more. The event is open to public participants and attracts over 500 people each year. Be sure to join us for a day of learning and fun!

 
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SIM reserves the right to make changes to the terms of use and the contents of this website.

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Privacy

SIM collects information from you when you register as a member, student or participant of SIM, or through any services offered by SIM. For your convenience, we may present data you previously supplied us. This will speed up transactions. To ensure currency, please help us update your information regularly.

SIM deploys appropriate security technologies to safeguard your personal data.

SIM uses its data to provide personalised and secured services. The data is also used to provide you with information, promotions and updates in relation to SIM programmes and services, as well as those of third party organisations or partners approved or selected by SIM. The data may be used to comply with any order of court or directive from authorities investigating any alleged offence, misdeeds and/or abuse.

Non-SIM Links and Contents

This website may contain links to non-SIM sites whose terms of use may differ from ours. We are not responsible for the contents and privacy practices of these other websites, and would suggest that you consult their terms of use.

Personal Data Protection Policy

  1. The SIM Group
    1.1 Members of The SIM Group comprise Singapore Institute of Management (Membership and Professional Development), Singapore Institute of Management Pte. Ltd. (SIM Global Education or SIM GE) and SIM University (collectively and/or individually referred to as "SIM").
  2. Notification
    2.1 In the course of your dealings with SIM, SIM may be required to collect, use and/or disclose personal data about you. This may arise when you register, participate or attend as a member, student, course, seminar or workshop participant, or in the course of SIM’s provision of services to you.
    2.2 Personal data means data, whether true or not, about an individual who can be identified from that data; or from that data and other information to which an organisation has or is likely to have access. Personal data may include personal information such as (but are not limited to) name, NRIC or passport number, age, credit card number, residential address, mobile or residential telephone number, personal email address, photograph or video image of an individual.
    2.3 In view of the regime of the Personal Data Protection Act 2012 coming into effect on 2 July 2014, SIM is seeking your acknowledgement of and agreement to the terms and conditions in relation to collection, use and disclosure of personal data, as set out in this Policy.
  3. Purpose Limitation
    3.1 The amount and the type of personal data collected from you:-
    1. will be limited to that which is necessary to fulfill the purposes identified;
    2. will be used, handled and processed by SIM reasonably, fairly and lawfully; and
    3. will be retained for such period to fulfill the purposes identified or as is necessary for legal or business purposes.
  4. Purpose
    4.1 Your personal data may be collected, used or disclosed by or on behalf of SIM for thefollowing purposes in connection with the processing of your queries in respect of events, programme briefings, programmes, SIM membership and/or services provided by SIM:-
    1. to process and/or attend to your query relating to educational services, professional development, corporate training services, programmes offered by SIM and/or other related or ancillary services provided by SIM;
    2. to respond to your query and provide you with the relevant information relating to educational services, professional development, corporate training services, programmes offered by SIM and/or other related or ancillary services provided by SIM;
    3. to provide you with relevant information relating to the subject matter and/or areas of interests indicated in your query;
    4. to send you SIM’s marketing surveys, feedback and evaluation forms in connection with your SIM experience.
    4.2 During the course of your participation or attendance at events, functions or programme briefings organised or held by SIM, photograph(s) or video image(s) of you may be taken or recorded for news and publicity purposes relating to the legitimate interests of SIM. By participating in or attending the same, you agree for SIM to collect, use, reproduce, publish, adapt, apply or otherwise deal with the same in any medium and format (whether in their present, adapted or modified form) for the said purposes.
    4.3 SIM may receive and record information on our servers from your browser (including but not limited to your IP address, cookie information) when you browse or search on SIM websites. Although browser sessions may be tracked, individual users will remain anonymous.
  5. Protection and Security
    5.1 SIM respects and understands the importance of protection of your personal data.
    5.2 SIM deploys appropriate security arrangements and technological measures to safeguard and protect your personal data.
  6. Access, Update and Correction
    6.1 You have the right to request access to, update and/or correct any personal data provided by you and held by SIM.
    6.2 If you wish to access, update and/or correct your personal data or if you have any query in respect of this Policy, please contact:
    1. Stephanie Wong, Deputy Data Protection Officer
    2. Contact No.: +65 6248 9458
    3. Email: membership@sim.edu.sg
    6.3 SIM will make the appropriate correction as soon as reasonably practicable, unless it is satisfied on reasonable grounds that the correction should not be made.
  7. Withdrawal of Consent to Receive Marketing Messages
    7.1 Individuals who wish to withdraw the consent given to SIM Membership for the receipt of marketing messages will have to follow the procedures listed:
    1. Download the "Withdrawal of Consent Form – Marketing Communications".
    2. Complete the “Withdrawal of Consent Form – Marketing Communications” fully, accurately and legibly, sign and date.
    3. Send the Completed Withdrawal of Consent Form to SIM Membership via:
      1. Scan a copy of the Completed Withdrawal of Consent Form and email it to membership@sim.edu.sg. To facilitate processing, the subject header of the email is to be entitled "Withdrawal of Consent Form – Marketing Communications"; OR
      2. Post the original Completed Withdrawal of Consent Form – Marketing Communications to SIM Membership at the following address:
        SIM Membership
        SIM Management House
        41 Namly Avenue, Singapore 267616
    4. Upon the receipt of the Completed Withdrawal of Consent Form – Marketing Communications, SIM Membership will cease to send marketing messages to you through the means as indicated by you 21 working days from the date of receipt of your form.
  8. Updates and Variation
    8.1 SIM reserves the right to update and vary this Policy from time to time as may be necessary. The updated or varied version will be posted on this webpage. Please check this page regularly for any updates or variations.
Last updated 01 July 2014