SINGAPORE - Singapore hiring is likely to see stable growth in 2019, with top jobs in demand to be analytical and data-driven in nature, according to the latest annual salary survey by recruitment firm Robert Walters. These include data scientists, product management, user experience (UX) designers, and digital roles, with cyber security to remain a major focus, in the wake of recent high-profile cyber attacks in Singapore. The report also found that job movers in Singapore can expect pay increments of 5 per cent to 15 per cent in 2019, and larger hikes can be expected for candidates with specialised skill sets in IT, digital and financial services. Among employers, human resource (HR) professionals with strong experience in HR technologies, as well as talent acquisition professionals for the technology sector will be sought after. Hiring levels for jobs in financial services will also remain positive, with a continued focus on technical and commercial skill sets. Demand will be high … [Read more...] about What will be Singapore’s most in-demand jobs for 2019?
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“The Filipino teachers are probably the best teachers in the world. They are not only qualified, equipped with the credentials required by the Teacher’s Council in the case of Thailand, but armed with the most important qualification – the love for teaching and the passion to make their students learn and prepare not only for the university, the industry but to live their lives to the fullest,” says Dr. Robert Galindez, CEO of Saint Robert’s Group of Companies in Thailand. Ranked 15th in the world by the EF English Proficiency Index in 2017, Filipinos are sought after to work overseas. Non-English speaking countries like Thailand have been a steady destination of professionals seeking English teaching jobs since late 2000. The Philippine Embassy estimates that there are 17,921 Filipinos, documented and undocumented, in Thailand. But with the establishment of the Asean Economic Community (AEC) in 2015, there have been changes … [Read more...] about Filipino educators in Thailand urge fellow OFWs: Know your rights, seek higher learning
caption These healthcare jobs all have median base salaries of at least $225,000. source Lapina/Shutterstock Medicine is a field that’s supposed to promise high salaries. That’s a popular line of thinking, anyway. But some roles tend to rake in higher pay than others. LinkedIn looked through its salary data to figure out which healthcare jobs earn the most money. Medicine is a lucrative field. It is true that highly skilled people working in an in-demand industry like healthcare tend to make a lot of money. But which positions really earn the most? In order to find out, LinkedIn provided Business Insider with data collected through the site’s salary tool over the past year, which asks verified members to submit their salary and collects data on wages. Of course, since the data is self-reported by users, it might be subject to some variation. The jobs are all from the … [Read more...] about The 15 highest-paying jobs in medicine right now, according to LinkedIn
caption These jobs all have a base salary of at least $100,000. source Sebastiaan ter Burg/Flickr • IT jobs and other tech roles are supposed to be in-demand and well-compensated. • But, when it comes to the realms of tech, IT, and software, senior gigs are still the most lucrative. • That’s according to the salary data that LinkedIn put together in order to figure out which tech jobs earn the most money. IT jobs require a special set of skills. So it’s not surprising that IT, software, and other tech gigs have a reputation for being highly compensated. But which IT and software roles snag the highest pay? In order to find out, LinkedIn provided Business Insider with data collected through the site’s salary tool, which asks verified members to submit their salary and collects data on wages. The jobs all hail from the IT and software industries. C-suite titles were cut from … [Read more...] about The 15 highest-paying jobs in tech, according to LinkedIn
There are too many good games on the PlayStation 4. If you’re one of the over 70 million PS4 owners, it’s hard to know where to start. That’s why we put together the list below, full of only the greatest bangers worth spending your time and money on.Of note:The list is not ranked. There is one exception, as “Horizon Zero Dawn” is clearly the best game on the PlayStation 4 – thus, it’s in the first spot. Otherwise, these are the 29 best games on the PlayStation 4 (in no particular order).29. “Rocket League” What is “Rocket League?” It’s a madman’s vision for future soccer. It’s soccer with rocket cars, played three vs three or four vs four. Yes! You can make your car jump, and flip, and you’ve got rockets that offer a massive speed boost for limited periods of time. It’s simple to pick up and play, surprisingly deep to master, and always a tremendous amount of fun. Will you … [Read more...] about With over 70 million sold, the PS4 is the most popular game console in the world — these are its 29 best games