Career & Salary

When Is It Okay To Sacrifice A Bigger Paycheck?

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Congratulations! You have been offered the position that you have been pining for. During your final interview, you realized that the starting salary is less than what you expected. It is completely normal to feel disappointed at first. But, you must not dismiss a job offer because of the relatively lower paycheck. Do not get me wrong! I am not advocating the acceptance of an utterly ridiculous offer. All that I am sayings is that there are some scenarios where

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5 Cover Letter Mistakes That’ll Hurt Your Chances Of Getting The Job

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The premise is simple. Your Cover Letter (CL) is meant to complement and highlight the content of your Curriculum Vitae (CV). You probably written several job applications, so you will have an idea of how a CL should be structured. However, you may make the same mistakes over and over again. CASE OF MISTAKEN IDENTITY As a newbie in the workforce, you may think that sending as many job applications as you can will boost your chances of landing an

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Boost Your Global Employability With These 3 Major Skills

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Increasing your employability by honing your skills is always a good idea, if you are trying to earn more. Having the following skills could improve your chances in the international market… PROGRAMMING (CODING AND SCRIPTING) Whether you refer to it as programming or coding, this skill plays an important part in our modern lives. This skill is in demand worldwide with a foreseeable rise of 5% each year. Equipping yourself with this digital age skill will give you an opportunity

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Energizing Breakfast Meals For Busy Singaporeans

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When it comes to preparing breakfast meals, the options are endless. Adding pressure in time and health in the mix can narrow things down. So stay alert and sharp with these four meals: FOR A COVETED JOB INTERVIEW To ace a job interview, it is crucial to leave a lasting impression. Exude enthusiasm while answering the interviewer’s questions by eating a protein-packed breakfast. Egg has about five grams of protein along with other vitamins and minerals. It also contains choline,

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Advantages & Disadvantages Of Sharing Your Salary Information

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Conversations about money in our deeply rooted Asian culture needs to be handled delicately. You must discuss your earnings in a strategic manner. It does not matter if you are sharing your salary information to your closest friends or trusted parents! Do take note of these advantages and disadvantages: PROS 1. IT MAY AIDS IN EMPLOYEE RETENTION. Whether you want to believe it or not, salary transparency is a valuable tool to have in the workplace dynamics. Employers are highly

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