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Mismatch of skills hurting labour market: MAS

PHOTO: ST FILE Despite jobs being available, many laid-off PMETs find it difficult to qualify for them. Laid-off workers are struggling to find new jobs as they no longer have the skills employers want. This skills gulf highlighted by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) yesterday means good jobs are going begging in some industries

Singapore on the cusp of Innovation and IT-led Business Transformation

Fostering a culture of innovation and supporting entrepreneurship development in Singapore, a recent event titled, Innovation & Entrepreneurship Business Networking Forum was organised by Informatics Education in association with GloApp Human Capital earlier this month. This one-of-a-kind business networking forum held at the National Library Building saw gathering of respected professionals, industry experts and senior business

Coolest Perks: Why You Should Work for These Startups!

Today’s job seekers, especially millennials are mindful when looking for their dream jobs. Conventional companies with strict working hours and binding rules to obey are no longer appealing but rather, a flexible workplace which offers unique perks are becoming trending. Such companies had successfully intrigue many job seekers in joining their team. Sometimes, despite offering

Cost-Saving Methods for Startups

One crucial issue for every business, especially startups is costing. Getting your startup off the ground requires efforts and of course, costs never disappear from your list of challenges. Even if you have a large capital, you still need to skimp unnecessary expenses, as your growing business might face unexpected costs. You must know what

7 Social Media Marketing Mistakes : Startups Must Avoid!

Many startups rush to publish their products and rocket the popularity through social medias platforms. Why? This strategy is known to work, as the users on those platforms are enormously large and keep growing day to day. What better ways to push your new products out if not through social media platforms? See also :

Why Hire When You Can Outsource?

Outsourcing is one of the earliest crucial decisions that startups have to make after inception. Often, the decision lies not in whether to outsource, but who to outsource to and how. This topic was discussed at a recent panel session in Singapore organized by Startup Jobs Asia. On the panel were web developer Michael Cheng, who

Angel investor: Singapore must liberalize talent inflow and maintain open, balanced immigration policy

To describe Ben Chew as a busy man is an understatement. The co-founder of Startup Jobs Asia and current managing director of Strategia Ventures has a broad spectrum of business interests: he’s a business owner, entrepreneur, and angel investor. A graduate of Ngee Ann Polytechnic with a diploma in electronic and computer engineering, Ben is also a Chartered Certified Accountant and

[EVENT] JOIN STARTUPz! Jobs Fair – Startup Jobs Asia

Event: JOIN STARTUPz! Jobs Fair Date: 14 NOVEMBER 2013 Time: 3pm till 8pm Venue: 1 Marina Boulevard S(018989), Microsoft Auditorium – 21st Floor  *Food & Beverages provided. – About JOIN STARTUPz!  JOIN STARTUPz! is the first ever career event hosted by Startup Jobs Asia in Singapore!  The objectives of the event are to enable Startups

Check out a job hunting site specifically for startups

Search the best talent from over 1000 resumes deposited. Startup Jobs Asia was “brewing” yet recognizing the challenges of Talent Acquisition that Startups faced within Asia. That’s according to its founder Ben Chew who claims that they have identified the in-between gaps and aim to drive through them to bridge the gaps narrower as they

Startup Jobs Asia Gets Partners In Taiwan

Recently, our partners at StartupJobAsia signed a partnership with The Entrepreneurs Society of Taiwan. EST was officially launched on January 14 2011,this group started initially trying to encourage entrepreneurship on the campus of National Chengchi University and very soon developed into a group that caters for the need of the English-speaking segment in Taiwan who are