As you transition into the working world, there are many setbacks when you get your first job, such as managing conflicts and meeting deadlines. Unsure of how to manage these issues?

Don’t worry! With the Head Start Workshop, you will learn the essentials of navigating the working world. From managing conflict to dealing with setbacks, we will provide everything you need to know to get you prepared for your first job!

Not just that, you will also hear from various industry professionals about their experiences and real-life stories! You truly will have a head start among your peers 😀  


Managing Conflicts

By Ms Cassandra Riene Tan

Founder & CEO, BoTANY/theRITUAL

Managing a Work Life Balance

By Mr Charlie Phua
Co-owner, Orh Gao Taproom

First Job Experiences

By Ayesha, Naresh and Alicia

Guest Appearances


Alvin Tan

Minister of State,

Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth &

Ministry of Trade and Industry 


Andrew Wong

Republic Polytechnic

Assistant Director, Office of Student and

Graduate Affairs

Toh Ser Khoon

Singapore Polytechnic

Director, Industry and Partnerships

General Manager, Singapore

Polytechnic International

Vincente Michael Gaspar

Singapore Raffles Music College

Curriculum and Learning Specialist

Aaron Tan

Singapore Institute of Management

Director, Learner Advisory & Career Centre