Do you find the financial industry intriguing? Does the mechanics of investment tools like stocks & shares, futures, insurance, unit trusts and fund management fascinate you? Or, do you envision yourself helping others grow their wealth by assisting them in choosing the right investments? If you answered "yes", why not consider a career with PhillipCapital?
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We have all heard about management trainee programs that promise to groom and train you to become leaders of a company. In this article, we feature one such program from the British American Tobacco Company (S) Pte Ltd - The Challenge Initiative. The tobacco industry is a growth industry that operates in a complex and competitive environment. It takes more than intelligence and brains to make your mark. The Challenge Initiative is a demanding and well-structured program that challenges you to be the very best you can be. Read on and see if you're up to the challenge!
At 10, while most of his friends are still looking at the world with wide-eyed innocence, Lim Qimao views it with cynicism and resentment. Little wonder given the fact that in the few years since his birth, life has dealt him with more setbacks than most.
To suceed as a financial consultant, you need to have a passion for helping people meet their financial goals. At prudential, financial consultants are supported by nurturing environment that helps them to achieve their full potential.
By John Yip
Behind the interesting stories and pictures in the newspapers we read every day, lies a journalistic taskforce made up of people with their own unique roles to play. Find out if you have what it takes to plunge into the newsroom.
By Pamela Almeda
If you work in the finance industry you may wish to consider taking relevant qualifications to advance your career opportunities. Besides being a prerequisite for membership to professional organizations, holding the right qualifications also earns you instant respect and credibility that will benefit you at every stage of your career. For instance, a certified public account (CPA) Singapore enjoys a salary twice as high as fresh accountancy graduate. Professional qualifications are also a passport to career advancement: an accounts clerk can be promoted to an accountant with the right qualifications.
By Shane Lim
Many are probably unaware that Starbucks has progressed by leaps and bounds on the human resource front; This is reinforced by recent news that the multinational coffee company was named one of fortune magazine's 100 best companies to work for. Join us as we unravel why two of its local partners wear a perpetual smile on their faces.
By Nazry Bahrawi
In Singapore, security is no longer viewed as the sole responsibility of The Singapore Police Force but a resposibility shared by all securities agencies. Cisco security, which operates the largest and most established auxiliary police force, is a key player contributing towards making Singapore a safe and secure home for all of us.
By SSSGT (APF) Jufri Sapan
Singapore enjoys one of highest rates of literacy in the world. As a result, the demand for high-quality print publications like newspapers, magazines and books has increased over time, and homegrown companies such as the Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) and MediaCorp have risen to the demand by churning out a wide variety of publications. Read on to find out more about the print & publishing industry in Singapore, and about the career opportunities available there.
By Nazry Bahrawi
As a home-grown engineering firm, Singapore Technologies Electronics Ltd (ST Electronics) has been making headway on the world stage.
By Nazirah Akhtar