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Working in UK vs Malaysia: Is There Really a Difference?

Every time someone discovers that I am in my final year of university, they always react by saying “So what’s your plan after graduation?...
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[Discuss] This Alarming Trend of How Malaysians are Applying for Jobs Needs to STOP

As we all know, the ways we use social media platforms and other websites are constantly evolving. For example, it’s never been easier for...
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4 Reasons Why You Should Stay with a Bad Manager

According to a Gallup study around 50% of employees leave their company to get away from their bosses. In addition, Jack Ma advised that "When you...
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Goldman Sachs or McKinsey? Neither.

Wonolo CEO and Harvard Alumni, Yong Kim shares what he believes to be the most important skill in business. Last night, I got a frantic...
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Exploring the Career Prospects in Islamic Finance

As one of the fastest growing industries within the financial services market, the $2trn global Islamic Finance industry offers an alternative career option. Recap: What...
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Breaking into Consulting from a Non-Traditional Background

Have you ever thought about a career in Consulting? For some, it is a career path that enables you to collaborate with teams of...
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So You Want To Be a Chartered Accountant?

A couple of months back, I had attended a talk organised by Young Corporate Malaysians (YCM). I was particularly fascinated about attending this particular talk,...
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A Beginner’s Guide to Audit

As most of you should already know, I've worked in the audit line for quite some time and it's definitely an amazing experience. In this post,...

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Top 10 Women Entrepreneurs in Southeast Asia

While there are still barriers to women in the global workforce, women entrepreneurs in Southeast Asia are trailblazing their way to the top, breaking...
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The 5 Hottest Non-Tech Startups in Southeast Asia 2018

The term “Startup” is too often conveniently associated with technology. Indeed in today’s age, technology have become an integral part of our lives, and...
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Recognising the Rise of Millennial Accountants

Accounting – like any other age-old profession – is going through a dramatic transformation and realignment. Structural changes are anticipated with demographics of the...