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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Answering Tricky – but Common – Interview Questions

By CareerBuilder US

If you’ve been on a lot of job interviews, you may have noticed certain questions get asked almost every time. Yet even though they’re commonly asked, many jobseekers struggle with finding the right answers. (Read More Here!)

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What You Must Know Before Negotiating Your First Salary

By Adrian Tan from CareerLadder

Salary negotiations are unnerving, especially when the difference of few hundred dollars might lead to the company choosing another candidate. So how do you find the right compromise between company budget restraints and your expectations? (Read More Here!)

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A Guide to the Healthcare Industry

By Chai Fook Tien

Healthcare is an essential human right. Because modern society cannot function without health services, health professionals are always in demand. Additionally, rising consumer healthcare awareness is expected to fuel demand for non-essential and therapeutic treatments. If you’re considering a career in healthcare, then read on to find out more about the industry’s landscape in Singapore. (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!)

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