Career

Budget 2020 Singapore — Careers and Employment Support, Measures to help local workers
Budget 2020 — How Workers of All Ages Can Stay Employed, Keep Growing, and Seize New Opportunities
This post was written in collaboration with the Ministry of Finance. While we are financially compensated ...
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Scoot’s Revenue Head Vincent Fu On ‘Unsexy’ Jobs, Scoot’s Office Culture & More
If you’re a MoneySmart reader, you would most definitely be familiar with local airline Scoot. A subsidiary ...
25 February 2020
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Singapore Job Agencies – 10 Recruitment Agencies for Your Next Career Move
You might have snagged your first job by spamming job ads on JobsDB, or asking your parents to pull some ...
19 February 2020
5 Interesting Career Insights From Dawn Teo, SVP of Amara Hotels and Resorts
5 Interesting Career Insights From Dawn Teo, SVP of Amara Hotels and Resorts
The hospitality industry has been booming in recent years — and not just in Singapore, where tourism is ...
14 February 2020
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Fresh Graduate Jobs in Singapore: How to Write Your Resume & Other Tips
Nobody teaches you how to “adult”, least of all your teachers at school. Whether you scored As or Ds, you’ll ...
10 February 2020
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Can You Really #DoWhatYouLove? We Speak to 2 Singaporeans Who Made A Mid-Career Switch
This post was written in collaboration with Ministry of Communications and Information: MCI. While we are ...
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What’s It Like as Head Chef of Singapore’s Trendiest F&B Chain, PS Cafe?
If you’re into Sunday brunches, you would probably be familiar with PS Cafe. They’re most known for their ...
11 December 2019
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Singapore Public Holidays 2020 — How to Maximise All 7 Long Weekends in 2020
Singaporeans love staying on top of public holidays, not just because we’re a harmonious multi-ethnic society, ...
31 October 2019
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Corporate Bankruptcy or Insolvency in Singapore — What Does It Mean for Employees?
These days, it seems like businesses around the world are dropping like flies. Just recently, retailer ...
2 October 2019
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One Thing That Can Work Wonders for Your Career, and It Costs You Nothing
This post was written in collaboration with WSG. While we are financially compensated by them, we nonetheless ...
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CPF Contribution & Retirement Age Changes: 7 Facts Singaporeans Should Know
I am seriously wondering if I’ve recently been abducted by aliens and implanted in an alternate universe, ...
20 August 2019
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What Are The MOM Retrenchment Benefits in Singapore? Read If You Think You Might Be Retrenched Soon
In the life cycle of a typical Singapore employee, a youth spent hustling and climbing the career ladder ...
12 July 2019
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How Much is the Job of a Stay-At-Home-Mum (SAHM) Really Worth?
When you meet a stay-at-home parent, do not ask something along the lines of, “So, what do you do all day?” ...
22 April 2019
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7 Unusual Part-Time Jobs Singaporeans Can Do Instead of Tuition
Sometimes, it seems like Singaporeans are all doing the same few boring jobs in banking, finance, insurance ...
4 April 2019
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Budget 2019 – Challenges Facing Singapore’s Economy And How SMEs And Workers Can Prepare For Them
The world is changing, and three big shifts, in particular, will make their effects felt more clearly in ...
29 March 2019
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On a Term Employment Contract? Don’t Get Cheated of Your MOM Entitlements
If you thought the employees toiling long hours at the office had it bad, wait till you speak with the ...
6 March 2019
High-Pay Part-Time Jobs in Singapore – 5 Gigs for a Decent Side Income
High-Pay Part-Time Jobs in Singapore – 5 Gigs for a Decent Side Income
Most part-time jobs in Singapore suck. Flipping burgers at a fast food joint earns you about $5 to $6 an ...
29 January 2019
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Freelance Jobs Singapore – 8 Jobs Where You Can Set Your Own Schedule
Everyone’s tired of being chained to their desks. If only you could work whenever you wanted to, without ...
28 January 2019
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Gojek Singapore Has Arrived – 5 Things to Know About Grab’s New Rival
If you’ve been lamenting the ever-escalating Grab fares and lack of promo codes throughout most of 2018 ...
17 January 2019
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Want to Make a Mid-Career Switch? 5 Industries Singaporeans Can Consider Exploring in 2019
Feeling stuck in your career? Worried about the future of your industry? Or are you just looking for a ...
7 January 2019
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Polytechnic Graduate Salary 2019: These Are The Highest Paying Industries for Polytechnic Graduates in Singapore
I grew up in a time when people assumed JC education was superior to Polytechnic education. After almost ...
4 January 2019
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How to Become a Seller on Carousell, Lazada, Qoo10 & Shopee in Singapore (2019)
Ready to make your first million? Read this guide. J/K, I’m not going to tell you how to get rich quick. ...
27 December 2018
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Top 5 Fast-Growing Industries in Singapore (2019)
Now that you’ve received your year-end bonus, you have probably made up your mind about whether you’re ...
19 December 2018
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Taking Sabbatical Leave From Work? Here’s How to Earn Money as You Travel
If you find yourself sinking getting crushed by a paralysing depression each time you return to Singapore ...
10 December 2018
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Singapore Civil Service – The Ins and Outs of the Iron Rice Bowl
Whenever you read about the Singapore civil service in the news, half the time it’s about whatever civil ...
4 December 2018