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联合早报 | 20 April 2018

Today Zaobao featured the WEWAM Loving Mums Connect Forum including interviews with one of our Forum group facilitators and also Ean Yeo, WEWAM President and Founder. We appreciate ZB reporting on the sharing by Mdm President. Ean shared that “When a mum wants to return to workforce, it’s good to take the first step back into the workplace, perform well on the job and that will lead to progress in the career.”

 

The Straits Times | 18 March 2018

Men may face similar pressures over choices

Excerpt fr the Sunday Times article –

The upshot of this: Ms Ean Yeo, president of non-governmental group Women Empowered for Work and Mothering, said more than half the women who attend its workshops for females returning to work are aged 45 and above, and want to return to work as they realise they have limited funds for retirement.

“In some cases, it is compounded by the fact that their husbands have been displaced from jobs or hit with illness, making spousal transfers of Central Provident Fund (CPF) savings difficult,” she added.