Productivity Hacks: Maximise Your Study and Work Efficiency

Whether you are studying, doing an internship, or applying for a job, understanding how you can maximise your productivity can have a huge positive impact on your studies, career, and personal life.

Join this workshop to learn popular hacks and science-based techniques (e.g. Pomodoro, 7 habits of highly effective people, Pareto principle) that our speakers have curated to help you enhance both your productivity and wellbeing.

During this session, you will:

• Understand effectiveness and efficiency and why they are important
• Explore popular productivity techniques that can be applied in your work and daily life • Learn about automation, including the use of technological platforms
• Learn how to draw healthy boundaries and when to say no
• Gain mental wellness tips to maximise your wellbeing and productivity

Zachary Zhou

Zachary Zhou
Senior Manager, Career Advisor, NUS Centre for Future-Ready Graduates

Zachary is an engineer (by degree) turned e-commerce manager, where he spent the last 10 years of his career in various start-ups and tech organisations. This includes ZALORA, where he was the business head to launch the fashion marketplace in Singapore; and also Amazon where he was part of the pioneer team to launch 3 different businesses in the region. Zachary is now part of the CFG career advisory team for the NUS School of Computing where he is looking to support upcoming graduates to secure their first careers. He will be sharing insights on how being productive propels the career growth of many individuals.


Cheo Pei Rong
Senior Manager, Sustainability, City Developments Limited 

Pei Rong is a Senior Manager, Sustainability, at City Developments Limited. She has a background in nature conservation, sustainability, and education. She is passionate about engaging and nurturing talents and leaders by helping them gain clarity, level up in their knowledge and skills, and achieve success in their lives. As a mental health and wellness advocate, Pei Rong has facilitated mental health conversations amongst youths and provided wellness support at her workplace as a volunteer. She will be sharing some of the wellness tips that she has learnt, which has helped her enhance not just her wellbeing, but also her productivity.

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Career Workshops

Date: Tuesday, 30 August 2022

Time: 12pm – 1.30pm

Event Venue: Online (via Zoom)

Industry: Others

Faculties: College of Design and Engineering, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Faculty of Science, Faculty of Law, School of Computing, NUS Business School

Target Audience: All students