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What Entices Talent to Join another Startup Competitor?

Many people feel that they are stagnating in their present job. Years of putting their back to the grindstone have not been very rewarding. Is it time to look for another job that could be more fulfilling career-wise, and more lucrative? Since there are dozens of job offers being advertised, it is not easy to

Why are Corporate Talents Leaving for Startups?

The difference between working in a well-established corporation and in a newly started and highly motivated startup is closely similar to being yourself and compromising with your dreams. It is a well-known truth that corporate jobs pay more and there are many perks attached. But, a startup provides you the true experience that any professional

3 Reasons Why I Love Interning at a Startup

Sharlene shares about her experience interning at a Startup!   Startups have been getting a bad reputation nowadays for underpaying, overworking and mistreating their interns. However, my recently completed four-month internship experience at Tinkerbox Studios was quite the opposite. In fact, I absolutely loved my experience. I am a second-year student at Singapore University of

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

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