According to job search site CareerBuilder, 70% of employers in 2018 screened candidates on social media prior to making a hiring decision, up from 60 percent in 2016 and 11 percent in 2006. It’s obvious that candidates should learn to use social media to their advantage, but how important is it for a company to… Read More It’s a match!
The outlook for Singapore is expected to remain relatively unchanged from last year. Start-up, eCommerce, Fintech, Gaming, Digital and Technology are likely to be the fast growing sectors, with government support to boost and help start up investment in these sectors. Funding and networking programs are put into action to support locally-based start-ups setting the… Read More Singapore Employment Outlook Remains Flat in 2017
Singapore came in second after Switzerland in the Global Talent Competitive Index (GTCI) which ranked more than 100 countries according to their ability to develop, attract and retain talent. The city state came in the top place in Asia Pacific for the third year in a row. Australia was the other Asia Pacific country in… Read More Singapore Comes Out Tops in Asia Pacific for Talent competitiveness
The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) has released its fourth quarterly analysis on the labour market situation for 2016 which included unemployment, employment, redundancy, and job vacancy. The unemployment rate rose to 3% in 2016, with the number of job vacancies decreasing to a four-year low in December 2016. Despite the forecast of a sluggish economy… Read More Singapore’s salary and employment outlook