By CAROLYNE NJOGU For today’s graduates and employees, the future of work raises a critical question: How does one prepare to build a successful and meaningful career when the employment landscape keeps changing?
By DEREK TOH
The realisation that it’s okay to not have a permanent job has led to an increased openness to flexible and short-term work arrangements. Employers that want to stay competitive in attracting the best talent have to start changing their perspective on what is considered a conventional career path.
By JUSTIN OOI HAN-JUAN
You started off on a strong note, with the right heart, believing for the best, and willing to go the extra mile to reach your goals. Along the way, something changed. Before you know it, you reached a point of burnout.
By PARTHIBAN VIJAYARAGHAVAN
Typically, we say millennials get bored too quickly, they dislike routine work, administrative or repetitive jobs because most millennials are explorers. However, no matter what you do, you need a clear strategy. Here are three simple action steps to build and execute your career strategy.
By SASHE KANAPATHI
My career progressed through many different disciplines, from programming to software development, automation engineering and project management. Above all that, what really defined my success was transferable skills, not the technical ones.
By MARSHALL GOLDSMITH and KELLY GOLDSMITH
To a certain degree, everyone is superstitious. And in many cases, the higher one climbs up the organisational totem pole, the more superstitious one becomes. Beware the superstition trap.
By PREMA JAYABALAN
The principles of fairness, seeking mutual benefit and maintaining a relationship are the keys to a successful negotiation process. Here is a systematic approach to master the art of negotiation and achieve a win-win outcome.
By TRAVIS BRADBERRY
Little things can add up over time and undermine your career just as much as (or more than) one huge lapse in judgment. The good news is that if you stay aware of them, these are all things that you can control before they creep up on you and kill your career.