The Internet of Things – Your Next Career Move?

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You’ve probably seen these things in an action movie or a spy movie before: The hero drives up to his house and his house lights automatically switch on when he walks in Then, his coffee brews before he steps into his kitchen so that when he gets there, it’s ready ...

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Why Good Employees Leave You

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Have you ever heard of the saying: “employees don’t leave companies, they leave managers”? Well if it’s true, then companies should be looking closely at their management style. According to industry estimates there will be an increase in the number of people changing their jobs in 2015, from 29% in ...

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How to Ask for a Raise – With Confidence

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Do you think you’re overworked and underpaid? Chances are ‘yes’, but what can you do about it? Well you could, like most, wait for your annual bonus and wage increase. It’s the path of least resistance – and for many people it’s fine to get the small increase year-on-year. And ...

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What’s The Proper Attire For Interviews?

Fashion trends have changed over the years. In the past, men always wore suits and ties and women donned pretty dresses almost everywhere. However, “over the years, our society has become less conservative when it comes to dress code,” according to Andy Teach, author of From Graduation to Corporation. He ...

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4 Recent Changes in Singapore Retail

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It’s well-known that Singapore is famous for its shopping. In fact almost 20% of our GDP comes from wholesale and retail trade. But there have been a few changes lately – some of which are well-known, but others are quite surprising. A recent report by Euromonitor International shed light on ...

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Hot Jobs in Telecommunications in Singapore

Have you noticed how your handphone seems to be working better – in more and more places? Well, the reason for this is that the telecommunications industry in Singapore has been hard at work building the infrastructure necessary to keep the mobile signals strong island-wide. Of course handphones have always worked ...

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