Do Different is a series of stories that explore how SMEs leverage on technology to reinvent their business and operations as a response to today’s competitive business landscape. We are inspired by these stories and hope you will too. Take the next step to do something different for your business today.
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ONEOffice “A physical server would have cost us about $10,000. We found ONEOffice to be better because we could access it anywhere and it’s very convenient for us.”
E. Payslip “It was partly because of the government’s requirements [of issuing itemised payslips to employees]. But it also benefits us, making it easier for my accounts team to do their work.”
Web Builder “Migration of website from the previous systems was a hassle-free process. We only had to provide the content, features we wanted and the design”
Office 365 “With Microsoft Office 365, we don't have to worry about connectivity and accessibility, we can work from any place in the world.”
Tackling A Problem Worth Solving – SMEs Do Different
SMEs make up 99% of enterprises in Singapore, hire 70% of the workforce and contribute to almost half of the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP). In negotiating changing industry landscapes, some SMEs are redesigning their operations while reinforcing and even reinventing their core competencies.
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Fifth-generation Traditional Chinese Medicine physician breathes new life into his business Herbs Health with technology
Fuelled by a passion to keep the traditional trade and knowledge of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) more accessible and relevant to a new audience, TCM Physician Chong Tuck Seng brings his business Herbs Health online.
Local company Easybook revolutionises regional land and sea travel services
After developing a successful digital ticketing system for regional transport, Easybook is ready and eager to drive their next lap of growth.
Shipping Machinery firm Seiho overhauled communication, turning up speed to make new waves
Seiho’s commitment to create an open culture and digitalised operations, led by its astute and youthful director, helps it to develop a new competitive edge.
Local pest control and fumigation company, Ensure, keeps up with compliance and accreditations to stay competitive
Government guidelines and upgrading programmes play an important role in facilitating progress in industries.
Fashion retailer LMD weaves technology into its business to preserve dressmaking craft
Amidst the competition and bustle of the fashion industry, local retailer LMD Collections stays true to its craft.
Synced for Sweet Success - Google Drive for Work
Google Drive for Work helps local Belgium bistro, Brussels Sprouts synchronise operational efficiencies across three locations. The business benefits not just with higher levels of performance but also with happier staff who enjoy better work-life balance.
Sparking off new opportunities with Web Builder
Sparkanauts case study
Sparkanauts case study
myBusiness’ Web Builder enables Sparkanauts to manage its website with ease so the team can focus on its core purpose – helping children learn better through play.
SAGI Group scales up business to compete the big boys with 6Parcels dispatch management solution
If yours is a business that deals with a huge volume of parcels and deliveries, 6Parcels is an automated dispatch management system that promises to take the pain out of coordination and tracking of your items.
Sophie & Friends drives efficiency with Singtel’s Essentials Payslip solution
Singtel myBusiness’ Essentials Payslip solution helps baby products distributor Sophie & Friends reduce their payslip processing time by 50%. The easy-to-use solution helped its Managing Director Mr Lin save time in adopting the app, while keeping compliance with the ministry requirements.