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Goldman 14 Business Principles

1. Our clients’ interests always come first. Our experience shows that if we serve our clients well, our own success will follow. 2. Our assets are our people, capital and reputation. If any of these is ever diminished, the last … Continue reading

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Should I accept the job offer or should I wait for a better one?

Finding a good job right now requires a lot of efforts. You prepare your CV and motivation letters, search for job offers, research companies, contact recruitment agencies, talk to friends and families for possibilities they might know about, make tests, … Continue reading

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Is it a benefit or a flaw to be overqualified?

Are employers likely to hire overqualified personnel?   Do qualified candidates apply for more junior positions? HR professionals note a general increase of the number of candidates per position. While job seekers try to throw their net wider in order … Continue reading

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Singapore DBS Bank Pays for Executives by 7 Million Dollars

Reported by local prestigious press Lianhe Zaobao (Singapore United Morning Paper) on May 30th, Piyush Gupta has been paid a contract with annual salary of $7.38 million by DBS, the biggest Singapore commercial bank. Mr. Gupta, therefore, again hit the … Continue reading

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Why are Executives always Indians

It has been a trend that Indians became the CEO or president in multinational companies. No exaggerate to say that there is definitely an Indian face in the managerial teams of Fortune 500. Not only the world has felt this … Continue reading

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Do You Understand the Hint in a High-end Interview?

In the interview of any senior position, professional interviewers will quietly ¨spying¨ with the information they need and whether the answer has hit the point, you could normally see nothing but a gentle smile in interviewers´ faces. However, no matter … Continue reading

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Getting Ready for a Distance Interview

With the slumping job market more and more professionals are looking for opportunities abroad. It comes as no surprise then that many employers would meet potential hires online first. Thus, it is important that candidates acquire and perfect online interview … Continue reading

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Singapore is hiring again

Asia seems to be a versatile destination in the past year or so, as we have told you. It seemed to be losing its charm in early 2012, but might actually be back as a desirable destination as we have … Continue reading

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Are you doing right on the phone?

Nowadays most business still starts with a phone call. You are initial impression of the company and, thus, the etiquette on phone is very important because the listener may interpret your body language by the tone of voice and the … Continue reading

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25% Reduce of Workforce in HSBC, Barclays, etc.

According to data compiled by Bloomberg, by the end of 2013 the global workforce in British four largest banks- Royal Bank of Scotland, HSBC, LlOY, and Barclays- will decrease by 24% to 606,000, compared with the the peak number in … Continue reading

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