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Informatics Academy Inks MoU with Startup Jobs Asia to Help Graduates Head Start their Careers with Start-ups

Informatics Academy (IAPL) announced its partnership with Startup Jobs Asia by offering a niche online jobs portal for students and the alumni of Informatics. Informatics graduates will now be able to tap onto this free resource to gain access to job placements with startup companies in the region, once they have completed their course of

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

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

Giving Startups A Leg-up In Hiring

When starting a business, entrepreneurs often have to do everything themselves. It is difficult to find others to work for low pay and uncertain prospects. To help, local entrepreneur and angel investor Ben Chew, who has been in the recruiting business for 13 years, set up startupjobs.asia in mid-December last year. The site is a

Marketing Insights 11# – Ben Chew, Founder – Startup Jobs Asia

Startup Jobs Asia was “brewing” yet recognizing the challenges of Talent Acquisition that Startups faced within Asia. It aims to to create a platform for Startup Hire in Asia and help connect the right talent fit within their growing and emerging business.We spoke with Ben Chew, Founder of Startup Jobs Asia. Quick introduction on your business model Currently,