Tag Archives: Graduate

S’POREAN MADE BIGGEST MISTAKE TO RELOCATE BACK HOME

I am a 50+ years old Singaporean. Not able to get into the local university because PAP said we are not good enough (back then they already planned to reserve places in local university for the foreign students, and kept daft Singaporeans in total darkness, including myself). End up I went overseas for my degree, and also studied for free for my Masters in Engineering paid by my company in US, which I got my first job in (it’s part of the employee benefits to advance his/her study). After graduated and worked in US for almost 10 years, I made the biggest mistake of my life to come home, because I love my country and my family (I have 8 siblings).

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JOBLESS GRADUATE TOO POOR TO BRING SON TO DOCTOR OR CELEBRATE HARI RAYA

My son had a minor accident on Sunday morning but I still have not brought him to the doctor as I just cannot afford it at this moment. His big toe is infected – I have put antibiotic cream on it and given him panadol. Any help with the job search is very much appreciated, the family will not be celebrating Hari Raya due to my unemployment now.

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Jobless 34-year-old programmer who stayed only 2-15 months in any job looking for direction

Anyway, I am an unemployed 34 year old guy. I started work in the helpdesk but kept switching companies due to low work performance and/or unhappiness with the management. The longest period I have stayed in an company was 7 months. However, each job lasted only 2-15 months. I was never fired from any of my jobs. All this is due to various non-professional reasons. I keep wanting to move on, repeatedly. But every move ended up a lateral one. I did not move up the ladder.

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