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Chart of the day: Younger generation chooses hustle culture to combat inflation

Gen X and Baby Boomers meanwhile would rather cut down non-essential spending.

Chart of the day: Younger generation chooses hustle culture to combat inflation

Gen X and Baby Boomers meanwhile would rather cut down non-essential spending.

What are the top 10 in-demand skills in banking and finance?

The sector is expected to continue its hiring spree in years to come.

More than 1 in 2 Gen Z Singaporeans are ‘quiet quitting’

Salary dissatisfaction and burnout is the leading cause of ‘quiet quitting’.

Rising cost of living is pushing more than half of Singaporeans to look for a 2nd job

Some are also seeking opportunities to work overtime or extra shifts.

4 factors intensifying the talent gap in the FinTech sector

A report revealed that demand for talent in the FinTech sector is still outpacing supply.

Non-resident workers in construction and manufacturing boost employment in Q3

Based on advanced estimates, total employment expanded by 75,600.

7 in 10 employees want flexibility in working schedules, locations

They are even willing to receive a pay cut just to be granted such flexibility.

Did the salary hike keep up with inflation?

Inflation offset salaries by 1.7% in real terms this year.

Singapore firms hike wellness program offers in job ads 

The job market saw a 1600% increase in offered mental health programs. 

Talent availability emerges as a top concern amongst senior executives  

Only 30% of organisations are prepared to respond to a dearth of talent.

Is humour the best medicine vs stress at work? Majority says it is

Nearly seven in 10 workers said jokes can reduce burnout.

Financial costs prevent married Singaporeans from having more children: survey

About half  of the couples (51%) had fewer than two children.

Chart of the day: Unemployment rates falls in August

Ministry of Manpower warns of a slowdown in labour market activity.

IMDA, NCS rolls out work and study programme for polytechnic grads

The programme will help provide 1,600 tech jobs and training opportunities.

Recession fears? 88% of CEOs eye a hiring freeze over the next 6 months

CEOs are considering halting recruitment due to the anticipated recession.

81% of workers want to take on a permanent remote position

Some want to work remotely because they have moved further away from the office.