Monthly Archives: September 2013

The Funny Side of HR

We all have had those jokes about our HR departments, even the HR folk themselves! So what are some of the jokes that you’ve had? Share with them us! Check out a collection of some of them here.

Labour Report—Singapore 2013 Quarter 2

The latest Labour Market Report by MOM is out. It covers the statistics from Quarter 2 (Q2) of this year. The numbers show that employment growth is still high with 33,700 jobs created and total employment was at 3,420,200 in June 2013. The seasonally adjusted vacancies declined over the quarter by 5.1% in June 2013, […]

How Would You Like to be Able to Fire Your Co-workers?

Have you ever worked with someone who is simply does not put in their weight in the company? Or perhaps they are simply the wrong fit? If that is the case, we should bring into Singapore the latest reality show that is airing in the US. The Fox Network in the US launched a new […]

How to create your own Video Introduction

If you want to be noticed by recruiters, forget the standard résumé. Recruiters receive tons of these everyday. How do you stand out then? Simply send them a link that contains all the information about you; work history, education, skills and most importantly a video introduction of yourself. If a picture paints a thousands words, […]

Stand out with Sight, Sound & Motion

When speaking with Recruiters, a common sentiment is shared by all of them: They go through many job applications every day—paper after paper, page after page, applicant after applicant. So how can you stand out? It is a rather known fact that the combination of Sight, Sound & Motion convey strong messages that no other […]

Video Introduction Tips

It is always puzzling how people—in general—become “shy” when placed in front of a camera. So there have been questions about how to look good when making their own video introductions on next-5.com. So we decided to compile a list of tips to help you out. This comes from the thousands of videos that we […]

Do Taller People Make More Money?

  Can being 6-foot tall bring you an additional $1K per annum? Are taller people perceived as more intelligent and powerful? Arianne Cohen, The author of “The Tall Book” further claims that people are making $789 more per inch per year! So what’s your height?

End of the World Job Interview – What will you do?

Just something to get you laughing and through the week – what would you do if a meteor was about to come crashing through the office window half-way through your interview? Check out what others did in this video:

Job Insider—KSB Singapore

The Job Insider speaks with employers to find out more about their job openings; what potential candidates can expect in their role and how it is like working with the company. Tell us how you feel about Job Insider and share with us what you would like to know about. Here is a quick look […]

Job Insider—Weike Gaming Technology

The Job Insider speaks with employers to find out more about their job openings; what potential candidates can expect in their role and how it is like working with the company. Tell us how you feel about Job Insider and share with us what you would like to know about. Here is a quick look […]