Just Say No: When to Turn Down a Job Opportunity

By Chai Fook Tien

So you’ve been frantically looking for a job for quite some time – applying for any position that fits your criteria and interviewing with anyone who’s interested. When a job offer finally comes in though, learning to say “no” may actually be the best thing to do. (Read More Here!)

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How to Customise Your Cover Letter to Different Organisations

By Loy Xingqi from ResumeWriter and Adrian Tan from CareerLadder

If you thought your CV is the first hurdle to getting your foot in the door, think again. Even if you have an excellent CV, your chances can be ruined with a shabbily written cover letter. Read on to find out how you can write a meaningful yet short cover letter. (Read More Here!)

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What Should I Consider Before Making a Career Switch?

By Deanna Bonaparte

Gone are the days when workers would evolve from freshly-minted to veteran in one organisation. Ask anybody you know – you’d learn that they either have worked in a different organisation in the past, or are considering a switch to another in the future. There is a kernel of truth in the notion that job-hopping opens doors to career advancement opportunities and a higher salary. (Read More Here!)

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Q&A: Many of My Co-Workers Often Work Overtime. Should I Follow Suit?

By Priya Sunil

Working overtime may seem like a norm in many companies, and you might feel guilty or inadequate if you find that you're the only one leaving on time. So should you stay behind and work more just because your co-workers are doing so? (Read More Here!)

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How to Address Gaps on a CV

By Matt Tarpey, CareerBuilder US

Job seekers put a lot of time and effort into what is included on their CVs, but often what causes them the most stress is what they leave off. If you’ve been unemployed or left the workforce for personal reasons, you may be a little anxious about how to explain that gap to potential employers. (Read More Here!)

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