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‘Email A Counsellor’ Archives

New citizen from India advocates foreign talent influx

New citizen from India advocates foreign talent influx

Hi Gilbert, My name is Saravana, a Singaporean from 1997 and before that Indian. Well,  I have being  reading regularly your page. There are many outcries/comments and some are exaggerated . [...]

Single female PMET suffering reverse culture shock after returning from abroad and feeling unbelonged

Single female PMET suffering reverse culture shock after returning from abroad and feeling unbelonged

Hi Gilbert, Do you have any support services for returning Singaporeans who are facing reverse culture shock? I am a 30-something single Singaporean lady, whom many describe as funny, interesting [...]

Singaporean PMET married Egyptian chef on S-Pass wanted to migrate to Australia

Singaporean PMET married Egyptian chef on S-Pass wanted to migrate to Australia

Sydney Hi Gilbert, I came across your website by chance and found the articles very enlightening. Just a brief intro of myself and my husband before I delve into the topic on which your advice/ [...]

PMET working in China: The Chinese are protecting their jobs from foreigners

PMET working in China: The Chinese are protecting their jobs from foreigners

Hi Gilbert. This is just to give you an idea how, even China with abundance of jobs, is trying to protect its own citizens from been exploited. If you remember I have recruited a Malaysian as [...]

45-year-old jobless engineering diploma holder facing divorce and depression

45-year-old jobless engineering diploma holder facing divorce and depression

Hi Gilbert, Thanks for your email and ebook. By chance, I came across your Transitioning website as I was reading almost anything I can find on my iPad. I'm 45 year old. I'm holding a [...]

Plead for MOM to look into friend’s unfair dismissal who was replaced by a foreigner

Plead for MOM to look into friend’s unfair dismissal who was replaced by a foreigner

To the Officer in Charge Ministry of Manpower 11th July 2013 Dear Sir, I am writing on behalf of my friend whom I felt had been unfairly dismissed from his workplace. He has been [...]

Top-notched executive wanting to resign after brushes with MD

Top-notched executive wanting to resign after brushes with MD

Hi Gilbert, I have been a reader of transitioning.org even before the election period. Was expecting to seek your advice about finding employment. Ironically, I am going to seek your advice on [...]

Single retrenched generation Y social science graduate finally found job after six months and 70 job applications

Single retrenched generation Y social science graduate finally found job after six months and 70 job applications

Dear Gilbert, Just happened to come across the “Transitioning Singapore” website not too long ago and like to share my experience in my “wonderful” job search since I was being retrenched [...]

Only one Singaporean applied for China job and finally a Malaysian got it

Only one Singaporean applied for China job and finally a Malaysian got it

Dear Gilbert, How are you? Sorry for coming back late to you. I am up to my eyeballs with work and the 38°C temperature in China now is not helping. I need a favor from you. It was the [...]

Lady divorcee struggled with shared custody of son

Lady divorcee struggled with shared custody of son

Hi Gilbert, Previously, I have emailed you regarding my divorce and child custody matter to you. Finally, my divorce has been settled. Everything was quite smooth from the beginning after I [...]

52-year-old PMET working in China for 13 years looking for laboratory engineer

52-year-old PMET working in China for 13 years looking for laboratory engineer

Dear Gilbert, This is the first time I am writing to you. Before I go on, I like to thank you for what you are doing for the displaced Singaporeans and those who are jobless. What you are [...]

Single male 34-year-old PMET resigned after earning only $2400 over 9 years with company

Single male 34-year-old PMET resigned after earning only $2400 over 9 years with company

Dear Gilbert, I just came across your site (http://www.transitioning.org/services/) and desperately seek your assistance as I am currently unemployed for more than a month despite sending several [...]

Jobless lady PMET whose mother recently passed away finally found contract-to-perm job

Jobless lady PMET whose mother recently passed away finally found contract-to-perm job

Dear Gilbert, Thank you very much for your condolences on the demise of my mother last week. I am very sorry that due to this I was thus not able to make it for the Networking Dinner on [...]

PMET jobless for more than 9 months asking for early General Election

PMET jobless for more than 9 months asking for early General Election

Dear Sirs & Madams, Many good wishes to you and happy labour day. Hope all deprived Singapore citizens will be blessed after 1st May 2013 peaceful feedback session at Hong Lim Park. I write [...]

Client launching complaint against legal aide bureau’s mishandling of his divorce

Client launching complaint against legal aide bureau’s mishandling of his divorce

Dear Legal Aide Bureau (LAB) , I request a summary of my case from the time my file was opened to the time I requested (via fax) to act by my own self without the aid of the assigned lawyer. a) [...]

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