Startup Career Archive

What is So Great in Startups That I Should Join Them?

After finishing college, the next step is foraying into the world of work and career. This is where you may flounder. You will be pulled between joining an already established company or a startup. Most young adults will place their bet on established companies, as they feel these companies are well set and will offer

Thoughts on Startups

Today, we hear from Benjamin about his thoughts on startups since making that switch!  This week, we hear from a (ex)-Lecturer in a local Polytechnic whom made a switch to a Startup and it was also through Startup Jobs Asia, he was able to chance upon the opportunity to make this switch! Let’s take a look

My Experience Interning in a Startup

Mr Lek Sinyan, a Business Development Executive at LoanGarage shares with us about his experience interning in a startup environment! Stepping into the army for 2 years made me lose touch with the working society. Furthermore, pursuing a Bachelors in Banking and Finance added the drive to be working in a finance related field. As

Making the Switch – MNC to Startup

Let’s hear from Ms Annie Lee from CHOPE. Where she took the step forth and made that ‘switch’ from a MNC to a Startup.    What most if not all would hope for is a stable job that provides a stable income. Out of 10 or even 20, only perhaps 1 will make that jump

5 Things I Love About Working in a Startup

One of our Guest Blogger, Ms Khyathi, shares with us about why she loves Startups!  I started working in start-ups from the year I joined university and I have never enjoyed work more. I currently work in a Digital Marketing start-up called Happy Marketer Pte. Ltd. and I have been associated with them for almost

The Joys of Small – Working for a Startup

Whether you’re facing redundancy or simply finding your current role a little, shall we say, boring, focusing your job search on Startup companies makes a lot of sense. Working for a large company is great on many levels – job security (as if), great pay rates (as if), lots of available overtime (as if) and

8 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Joining a Startup

Startups usually operate in an “all hands on deck” kind of environment whereby every employee might hold a few different roles at the same time due to the limited number of people in the team and also not forgetting the risk factors that could be involved especially for an early-stage Startup. Thus, accepting a Startup