For the position of an Associate which is far below a director, it requires at least 1-2 years working experience, preferably in a top-tier private equity, investment bank, corporate finance, M&A or research firm. So can you tell me how did someone from the SAF is able to join this cooperation as a director when you doesn't have the experience of even an Associate?Read More »
Tag Archives: Experience
I PITY YOUTHS FOR DRIVING UBER DESPITE STUDYING SO MUCH, WHAT’S THE GOVT DOING?
A taxi driver finds it sad that educated youths are turning to private hire instead of getting proper jobs that match their qualifications. Why is it so difficult to get a job in Singapore nowadays? Why is it so poorly managed?Read More »
BEWARE, BUGIS JUNCTION SHOP ALLEGEDLY SELLS STALE ICE CREAM & HAS BAD SERVICE
A customer alleged Bugis Junction's Awesome Coffee for selling stale ice cream and to top it off, has bad service. She claims that it shut down its FB after she complained about her experience there.Read More »
FT COMPLAINS IT’S DIFFICULT TO FIND JOBS, WANTS TO SEEK EMPLOYMENT HELP
An FT from Zambia with 8 years experience in IT infrastructure management and has a degree in Computing has had difficulties looking for a job in Singapore. Would you like to help him?Read More »
STUDENT GETS JOB THROUGH SCHOLARSHIP, WANTS TO ‘EXPERIENCE’ JOB-HUNTING INSTEAD
A local undergraduate with a scholarship complained about already securing a job and not having chances to go through the normal interview and job-hunting process. What do you think?Read More »
CANDIDATES WITH MORE FINANCE EXPERIENCE THAN HALIMAH YACOB DISQUALIFIED?
Do you think Halimah Yacob has the adequate financial experience to manage our reserves? Why are candidates with good finances disqualified while Halimah automatically qualifies just because she is Speaker of Parliament? #PAPLogicRead More »
WILL HALIMAH YACOB QUALIFY IF GOVT HAD ACCEPTED CONSTITUTIONAL COMMISSION’S RECOMMENDATION?
Would Halimah Yacob have qualified for PE2017 if the Government stuck to the Constitutional Commission's recommendation of having at least 6 years experience in a relevant office? Mdm Halimah had only held the office of the Speaker for about 4.5 years.Read More »
I HATED BIZHUB TOO, THEY FIRED ME FOR NOT PAYING FOR BOSS’ BIRTHDAY PARTY
Another reader stepped up to recount his bad experience working with Bizhub Asia. He was fired for not wanting to fork out enough money for his boss' party even though he suggested chipping in for a birthday present. He hopes his post can help someone be spared from the "trauma" of working with them.Read More »
PAP MP LOUIS NG WORKS ONE DAY AS A TOWN COUNCIL CLEANER
As Chairman of the Town Council, it's important for me to understand what's happening on the ground, see where the gaps are and where we can improve. It is also important for me to understand the difficulties our cleaners face. And so the best way to understand is to experience it first-hand, which I did today. It was a physically exhausting experience but I also experienced something beautiful. I experienced how Hanif was clearly well-loved by the community and how he is so full of smiles. Residents smiled at him too, waved (from their houses, motorcycles, cars etc), shook hands, chatted, laughed, it was beautiful to see.Read More »
PAP MP LOUIS NG PLANS TO ROLEPLAY DIFFERENT JOBS TO ‘UNDERSTAND’ THE GROUND BETTER
First term MP for Nee Soon GRC Louis Ng announced that he would step away from his post at least once a month to take on various work stints to put himself in their shoes and understand what is really happening on the ground. His first work stint will be at Khoo Teck Puat Hospital where he will experience the life of a healthcare worker, he claims he "will do everything a healthcare worker does in his or her normal shift and do an actual shift at the hospital". After his KTPH stint, he intends to work as a taxi driver, a coffee shop assistant, cleaner and a secondary school student.Read More »