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The future of work is paved with AI

[guestpost]This is a guest post by Pooja Khandelwal. She is a Product Marketing Manager at impress.ai – AI Powered Chatbot for Recruiters. Interested in all things tech, from AI to IoT and machine learning. She believes in healthy living, lifelong learning, and having an open mind.[/guestpost] Picture this: you walk into work one morning and realise there’s […]

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So You Want To Be A Recruiter – Part 2

Further to the first article on becoming a recruiter, here is further elaboration as I take you into a deeper dive into the recruitment industry. Being a Recruiter is more than just connecting great people with great jobs. Everybody would like to shake the hands of a Recruiter, as they typically have access to some […]

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So You Want To Be A Recruiter

It sounds like a lucrative job. After all Mila Kunis played an Executive Recruiter who snagged Justine Timberlake as a candidate for an Arts Director job with GQ magazine (and more) in the 2011 RomCom ‘Friends with Benefits’. In Singapore, Executive Recruiters (or Headhunters, Professional Recruiters or however you like to call them) are regulated […]

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How To Actually Conquer Procrastination With 7 Simple Steps

I was interviewed by The Straits Times on my opinion regarding procrastination and how best to deal with it. Here is the article and also my unedited answers. Originally published in CareerLadder. 1. Why do workers tend to procrastinate in their jobs? a) They don’t know how to do it. One of the most common […]

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5 lessons a typical MBA won’t teach you

An MBA is a great way to upgrade your knowledge and expand your network, however there are five lessons that mugging for an MBA won’t teach you about working in Singapore. 1. How to deal with unions You may be momentarily bewildered when approached with this subject. Yes they do exist in Singapore, collectively bargaining […]