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Dec 27

The winners for September – November 2011 run of myStarIdea are: Apple iPad 2 Ng Chwee Hwa (Office of Financial Services), for IQ Project “Auto update of bank account details“. $50 NTUC Shopping Voucher Teo Hoon Hwee (Physics), for VOICE Suggestion “Putting safety strips across glass panels facing the wheel chair ramp inside KOFU canteen.“. […]

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Sep 28

The winners for June – August 2011 run of myStarIdea are: Apple iPad 2 Lim Chuan Yang (School of Medicine- Dean’s Office), for VOICE Suggestion “Sliver buildings in NUS“. $50 NTUC Shopping Voucher Samantha Ow (Office of Housing Services), for VOICE Suggestion “Advisory on the use of bottled water“. Melissa Koh (Office of Student Affairs), […]

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Aug 08

We are excited to announce that the qualifying period for VOICE and IQ Team annual awards is quickly coming to an end. We’ll be zeroing in on the innovation performance of departments, teams and individuals over the period 1 October 2010 – 30 September 2011. The following annual awards will be given out: 1. Outstanding […]

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Feb 18

What an exhilarating year 2010 has been for NUS’ staff suggestions scheme, rather affectionately knows as VOICE (Valued Online Ideas Contributed by Employees). We were really excited when the entire system was upgraded to include more user-friendly and value-added features like file attachment and automatic reminders. If that wasn’t enough, 2010 was also the significant […]

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Feb 14

myStarIdea

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Do you ever wonder why we are so excited by your ideas? It’s because from September 2009 to October 2010, 1,448 VOICE suggestions and 59 IQ projects managed to reap a staggering $11 million in cost savings. This year, we want to give back to you- through myStarIdea. From March 2011 to February 2012, myStarIdea […]

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Feb 10

qAwards 2010

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18 January 2011, 10:30 AM, University Hall Atrium This is the first time the Office of Quality Management has organised an event outside the traditional NUS Quality Service Day, and moreover in collaboration with OSHE and OES, NUS Excellence Day. The number of extraordinary teams and individuals grew at such an exponential rate, that it […]

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Aug 20

We are excited to announce that the qualifying period for VOICE and IQ Team annual awards is quickly coming to an end. We’ll be zeroing in on the innovation performance of departments, teams and individuals over the period 1 October 2009 – 30 September 2010. The following annual awards will be given out: 1. Outstanding […]

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Aug 18

Social networking tools like Facebook (Office of Environmental Sustainability), Twitter (Office of Student Affairs) and Flickr (NUS Libraries) are increasingly being embraced by our stakeholders, partners, customers and staff. To reach out to them, we need to seek new ways of doing things. In essence, this new social networking economy has produced a new breed […]

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Aug 05

Teams all over NUS have been coming up with solutions to work’s most intractable problems. In the process, they have brought down costs and created more productive workflows that are solidly anchored to the needs of their customers. At this year’s In-House National Innovation and Quality Circles (NIQC) Convention, we present the very best of […]

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Jul 21

VOICES Crazy 10

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We’ve had 10 years of great ideas and projects! As part of VOICES’ decennary celebrations, we’re going to give you GREAT gifts. All you have to do is this: Submit a story on why you love VOICE or IQ Teams and how it’s changed your work life. The crazier and more original the reason, the […]

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