Deanna Bonaparte

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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Sectors in Focus (Banking and Finance)

By Deanna Bonaparte

Singapore’s prime location in the heart of Asia makes it an ideal place for investors to trade, do business as well as strengthen connections to other countries in the region. According to the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), the country is home to over 200 banks, a growing number of which have also chosen to base their operational headquarters here to service their regional group activities. Singapore’s banking sector has indeed been a critical factor to the growth of the local and regional economy. (Read More Here!)

Sectors in Focus (Engineering)

By Priya Sunil

Singapore’s strategic geographical location continuously attracts business investments across different sectors from all around the world. The engineering sector constantly presents new opportunities and undiscovered potential and continues to contribute significantly to Singapore’s growth as an overall Business Hub. (Read More Here!)

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A Candidate’s Handy Guide to Interviews Dos and Don’ts

Interviews can be an ordeal for many people. Sometimes we just don't know if what we're doing is right or wrong. Here's a basic list of dos and don'ts you can refer to before you go to that big interview. (Read More Here!)

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When Interns Become Full-Time Employees

By Deanna Bonaparte

Participating in an internship programme is the best way to ascertain if a job is truly your cup of tea, or if the hosting organisation nurtures a work environment in which you can see yourself in the long run. After all, you never really know what a job comprises and how well an organisation looks after its staff unless you have had first-hand experience on the ground. Internships allow you to observe an organisation’s vast operations as well as determine if a company’s values align with your own. They are as close to a job experience as it gets! (Read More Here!)

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A Guide to the Oil & Gas Sector

By Deanna Bonaparte

Despite having a lack of domestic oil and natural gas reserves, Singapore is one of the leading petrochemical hubs in the world. Investors place full confidence in and are attracted to Singapore’s bustling oil and gas hub because of the country’s political and economic stability. Furthermore, government agencies like the Economic Development Board (EDB) and JTC Corporation (JTC) work to ensure that infrastructure, technology and support services are in place to support new and existing petrochemical companies. (Read More Here!)

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