Tag: Employment

Academic grades give no assurance of a PMET job in business and ICT

Graduates need to work on their software and interpersonal skills if they want to land Professionals, Managers, Executives and Technicians (PMET) jobs in Singapore. Latest...

MP Desmond Choo: More Temasek, government internships needed by youth to help jumpstart careers

According to Member of Parliament Desmond Choo, young people today need more internships in the national government as well as in companies owned by...

Sick Leave without Medical Certificate through the eyes of the workforce

Singapore – More companies are implementing an honour-based sick leave system that allows employees to take sick leaves without providing a medical certificate. While...

Majority of Singapore’s fresh graduates open to changing career paths not related to fields...

Singapore – It is now not an uncommon occurrence when a fresh graduate makes a career choice not related to his field of study...

The annual Great Place to Work Awards are out—is your firm on the list?

Thirteen companies are featured on the list of the yearly Great Place to Work Awards for Singapore. An awarding ceremony was held on Wednesday,...

Netizens are concerned that Facebook’s data center to be built at Tanjong Kling will...

Facebook announced on Thursday, September 6, that it will be building its first data center in Asia, investing over S$1.4 billion for the construction...

Ditch your sense of entitlement, KPMG partner tells S’pore grads

Singapore graduates should ditch their “sense of entitlement” if they are looking to join the firm, and to “come on board with the right...

Productivity: Still negative

In spite of the government's stated efforts “to achieve economic growth driven by sustained productivity improvements rather than manpower growth”, the productivity growth remains...
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