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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Job Interview: Unusual Questions

Job Interview: Unusual Questions

Talent Acquisition

The job search advice industry is so prolific that any candidate who researches knows he should prepare brief responses in advance to frequent standard questions. Such questions include: “What are your strengths and weakness” and “What makes you the most qualified candidate for this job.” The answers you heard will be roughly the same across

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Job Interview: Motivation Questions

Job Interview: Motivation Questions

Talent Acquisition

All candidates are motivated about something, and you need to discover what that is before recruiting them into your company. Like every other, you seek employees who have an intrinsic motivation that is related to work. Discover that motivation by the expected tasks and opportunities in your available job. Decide how much motivation and inspiration

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Job Interview: Leadership Questions

Job Interview: Leadership Questions

Talent Acquisition

It is important for you as an employer to identify the leadership capabilities of any individual who will serve in a leadership role in your organization. Additionally, the most successful organizations are one that foster leadership in all of their employees at every level of the organization. These sample interview questions will help you identify

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Job hunting excuses that just don’t cut it

Job hunting excuses that just don’t cut it

Job Hunting Strategies

Lately I’ve been trying to help a pal job hunt. The problem is, she’s lazy and has an excuse for everything, even for minor problems which there are obvious, easy solutions. For her, and for the rest of you, here are a few destructions of your excuses not to look for a job. Now get

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Making the Shortlist for your Job Application

Making the Shortlist for your Job Application

Job Hunting Strategies

Have you ever applied for a job which you thought you were perfect for, only to find out that you’ve not been called for an interview? Disappointment much? Perhaps, like me, you dealt with your disappointment by rationalizing that the competition was simply too great, or by fuming at the hiring manager’s inability to recognize

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