HR work in Singapore

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Nataliya29
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HR work in Singapore

Post by Nataliya29 » Tue, 04 Oct 2011 7:03 pm

Hello to all,

I have been applying for an HR work in Singapore for quite sometime now and unfortunately to no avail.....yet.

What would you suggest for a method which can increase my luck? I will apply for an EPEC this month but I am not sure if it can help in my job search.

I have almost 10 years of experience in HR and is working in an international organization here in Manila.

Any advice/suggestions please?

Thanks!

Nata

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Post by Saint » Wed, 05 Oct 2011 2:09 pm

Unless you are Singaporean or PR you are going to find it virtually impossible to even get a foot in the door. Singapore has plenty of home grown HR professionals ( :lol: ) to fill all the positions here.

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Post by ecureilx » Wed, 05 Oct 2011 2:12 pm

Saint wrote:Unless you are Singaporean or PR you are going to find it virtually impossible to even get a foot in the door. Singapore has plenty of home grown HR professionals ( :lol: ) to fill all the positions here.
Or if you have specialised in HR solutions, like SAP HR, and the like, hit on the MNCs / Foreign Banks .. other than them, the chance for local companies is very low ..

Traditionally HR is the preserve of the locals

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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Wed, 05 Oct 2011 4:34 pm

Having said that, there are always exception to the rule. :mrgreen:
SOME PEOPLE TRY TO TURN BACK THEIR ODOMETERS. NOT ME. I WANT PEOPLE TO KNOW WHY I LOOK THIS WAY. I'VE TRAVELED A LONG WAY, AND SOME OF THE ROADS WEREN'T PAVED. ~ Will Rogers

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