How to Land the Job of Your Dreams with Your Preferred Employer

How to Land the Job of Your Dreams with Your Preferred Employer

Job Hunting Strategies

If you could work for any employer in Singapore, who would it be? Does the name of your preferred employer pops up on the list of the top 20 employers in Singapore? If it does, you may be in for some tough competition ahead. Here are our tips on how to land a job with

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How your Summer Job can help you Land a Career

How Your Summer Job Can Help You Land A Career

Campus

As the summer winds down, you may be wondering if you really made the most of your time during the past few months. If you were (or are still) working a summer job, you definitely spent some of your hours wisely. It doesn’t matter if that meant delivering takeout, scrubbing pans or facing pesky and

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5 personality traits of highly promotable employees

5 personality traits of highly promotable employees

Corporate Survival Guide

When it comes to making decisions about whom to hire and promote, skills and prior work history are only part of the equation. As many employers know, a candidate’s attitude and personality traits play a huge role in how well that person can perform in the workplace. Personality traits can make you seek out certain

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12 Smiling Etiquette Tips

12 Smiling Etiquette Tips

Break Time Reads

You might be surprised by how much of an impact a single smile can have on how others perceive you. People will see you as friendly, happy, and an all-around positive person. Not smiling, on the other hand, may have others walking a wide berth around you. When you don’t feel like smiling There may

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4 strategies to focus on when you encounter setbacks

4 strategies to focus on when you encounter setbacks

Work Management

  Setbacks are a normal part of the path to success. You will bound to encounter setbacks – many of them – throughout your career. Even the biggest superstars at work experience impediments. Maybe your project that you’ve planned for ages, didn’t go as planned. Maybe you had to endure public criticism from your boss,

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How the Job Market Looks for Fresh Graduates

How the job market looks for fresh graduates

Corporate World Welcome Kit

The Singapore economy slumped 4.1% in 3Q16, the biggest contraction since 3Q12. Despite this, Singapore has managed to dodge the technical recession with a slow but steady growth in 2017. What does this spell for the Fresh Graduates in Singapore? Take a look at our infographic below. Present yourself professionally to hirers with a jobsDB profile. Use

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Letter of Recommendation: How To Ask For It

Letter of Recommendation: How To Ask For It

Corporate Survival Guide

You are looking for a new job and chances are you’re going up against competition – and plenty of it. You’ll need to find a way to stand out. One way to do so is with a strong letter of recommendation. Of course, the only way to get one is to ask for it –

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12 Email faux pas that makes you look unprofessional

12 Email Faux Pas That Makes You Look Unprofessional

Work Management

As technology infiltrates every aspect of our lives, emailing has become the norm for much of our professional communication. Surprisingly, however, many of us make email mistakes that come off as very unprofessional that we aren’t even aware of. Avoid these twelve email mistakes and your messages will come across much more professional. Irrelevant subject

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