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The top confidence tips for international students to help your employability

For many students, the jump from studying to employment can be a struggle due to the different skills that are needed at university compared to the working world. When searching for a graduate role ,being organised, expanding your skills and resilience are all important. However, building your confidence can be key to learning how to successfully promote yourself and to gain new skills that can help you find the perfect job.

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By Jen Garmston Published: April 08, 2019

Employees Demand for 5.8% Salary Increment In 2016 in Malaysia

According to Aon Hewitt’s new salary survey, salary increment for employees in Malaysia are forecast at 5.8% in 2016 – up from 5.6% in 2015. Aon Hewitt is a reward and talent practice lead in Malaysia.
In 2015, performance-related bonuses increased slightly to about two to three months of annual base salary. This is projected to remain stable in 2016.

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By Malaysian Digest
Published: December 07, 2015

Singapore median income rate experienced rises in 2015

Incomes in Singapore grew strongly this year due to the tight labour market. Median income, including employer Central Provident Fund contributions, rose 4.7 per cent for full-time employed residents to $3,949 in 2015, from $3,770 last year.

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By Straits Times
Published: December 07, 2015

6 Strategies To Transform A Job You Hate Into One You Love

You just started a new job, and only a few weeks into your new role you find yourself wishing you could turn back time and had opted to wait for something better. (ASAE), about 35% of American workers quit their job within the first six months. If you hate your new job, the first thought in your mind may be to write up your resignation letter, but for many, that might not be financially possible (especially if it took you a while to find this new job). Relax. You still may be able to find happiness without having to send out resumes.

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By Fast Company
Published: December 07, 2015

How to ace your job interview

You might be able to get away with having a typo on your resumé or cover letter, but you’ll never land your dream job if you flunk the in-person interview.
Here are a few tips for job interview success, with insight from employers and career counselors.
 

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By North Eastern
Published: December 07, 2015

Singapore job market predicted to stabilise and grow in 2016

2016 is expected to be a year of stability and steady growth for Singapore, according to StaffingIndustry.com,  with recruitment activity broadly positive, as reported in Michael Page’s 2016 South East Asia Salary & Employment Outlook.

Financial companies continue to attract talent particularly for private banking, risk audit and compliance, while the technology, healthcare & life sciences sectors continue to remain competitive.

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By StaffingIndustry.com
Published: December 04, 2015

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