The integration of digital skills for business professionals has become not just advantageous, but imperative across all industries. From marketing to finance, human resources to operations, the integration of digital technologies has revolutionized the way businesses operate, communicate, and innovate.

Digital skills play a pivotal role in facilitating digital transformation for business professionals. Business professionals equipped with digital skills, such as data analytics and process automation, are better positioned to leverage technology effectively to streamline operations and improve decision-making.

Workshop with SIT on “Digital Skills for Business Professionals”

Recognizing the critical need to equip individuals with the knowledge and expertise to navigate this digital landscape, on the 22nd of February, Gleematic in collaboration with the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) hosted a workshop sponsored by SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG).

This workshop aimed at enhancing the digital skills of business professionals. The full-day event, titled “Digital Skills for Business Professionals,” attracted participants eager to delve into data analytics, Robotic Process Automation (RPA), and machine learning. This workshop was designed to equip professionals with the essential digital competencies needed to thrive in the modern business environment.

Data Analytics and RPA as Digital Skills for Business Professionals

The workshop commenced with an insightful overview of data analytics, providing participants with essential knowledge of big data and its implications in the business sphere. This session set the stage for deeper exploration into the world of digital transformation.

Gleematic Directors, Christopher Lim and Ada Lim, led the other half-day with hands-on session. They shared the overview of RPA and Machine Learning. They aim at participants to gain valuable insights into these cutting-edge technologies. Most importantly, understanding their applications and relevance in today’s business landscape.

Learning Gleematic as Digital Skills to Improve Business Processes in Healthcare

With this training, participants can explore the power of Gleematic as a digital skill for improving business processes through automation. Through hands-on learning and practical application, participants will gain a deeper understanding of how Gleematic can revolutionize their workflows and drive tangible results.

The workshop equips participants with the fundamentals of RPA, empowering them to automate repetitive tasks and streamline workflows without writing a single line of code. Also, participants will learn to harness the full potential of Gleematic for data analytics.

The focus of the workshop was on practical application, specifically tailored to the healthcare industry. Participants learned how to implement Gleematic effectively to automate various processes within healthcare sector. This involved understanding the unique challenges and requirements of the healthcare sector and how Gleematic can address them – from streamlining administrative tasks to optimizing patient care processes. Overall, the emphasis was on empowering healthcare professionals with the tools and knowledge needed to drive digital transformation through automation.

More Interactive Training with “Active Learning” Concept

The workshop embraced the principles of active learning. There was engaging activities and online quizzes for participants to actively participate in their learning journey. This is more encouraging them to learn rather than passively absorbing information. This innovative approach not only enhanced retention but also sparked creativity and critical thinking among participants.

To enhance interactivity, the workshop introduced new formats, such as role-playing games centered around “robots” and “developers.” Participants immersed themselves in simulated scenarios, gaining firsthand experience in the dynamics of RPA implementation. Additionally, activities focused on identifying processes within their respective companies for automation, prompting participants to think critically about optimization opportunities.

The success of the workshop was evident in the overwhelmingly positive feedback received. Participants praised the interactive nature of the sessions, with an average rating of 8 out of 10. This affirmation underscores the effectiveness of the collaborative efforts in equipping business professionals with the digital skills needed to thrive in the world of business that is rapidly evolving – and very demanding in new skills.

One of Gleematic Director, Ada Lim, with workshop participants

Workshop with NTU on “Digital Transformation through Process Automation”

On February 23, business professionals gathered at the NTU Centre for Professional and Continuing Education (PaCE@NTU) for a transformative workshop led by Gleematic Director, Ada Lim. The workshop aimed to equip participants with essential digital skills in Robotic Process Automation (RPA). Participants came from various companies, as this workshop was open for public.

Ada Lim highlighted the significance of RPA in elevating the nature of work, freeing professionals from mundane tasks to focus on high-value activities. With the labor market in Singapore experiencing tight competition for talent, RPA offers a strategic solution to optimize workforce productivity.

Through a blend of lectures, case studies, quizzes, and hands-on exercises, participants acquired practical skills to implement RPA in their organizations. The workshop’s interactive format enabled participants to understand the impact of process automation on business efficiency and competitiveness.

One of Gleematic Director, Christopher Lim, on the right with workshop participants during the interactive learning

Overall, the workshop served as a catalyst for empowering business professionals with the digital skills needed to navigate the evolving landscape of digital transformation.

More Initiatives to Reshape Industries Worldwide

As digital transformation continues to reshape industries worldwide, initiatives like the “Digital Skills for Business Professionals” workshop play a pivotal role in bridging the digital divide and empowering individuals to embrace the opportunities of the digital age.

We would like to thank everyone taking part to make this initiative workshop possible. Special thanks to Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) and Nanyang Technological University (NTU) for trusting us to conduct this course.

We aim to stay committed to innovation and excellence. One of our main objectives is driving meaningful change. Also, to unlock the full potential of tomorrow’s workforce – by empowering people to automate.

Written by: Kezia Nadira