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He-cession: The Recession is an economic crisis for men (Economy Watch)

He-cession: The Recession is an economic crisis for men (Economy Watch)

Eugene, OR, USA, 28 June. Men caused the global recession, and now they are the ones hurting. At least that's what those who dub it a he-cession (or hecession) claim. The global slump has put [...]

Teen cowered under blanket as friends jumped (ST 17 Sep)

Teen cowered under blanket as friends jumped (ST 17 Sep)

Teen cowered under blanket as friends jumped William's friends, Ku Witaya and Sia Chan Hong, jumped to their deaths from this window at Witaya's four-room flat on the ninth floor. -- TNP FILE [...]

Careers in a time of crisis (CNN Money 16 Sep)

Careers in a time of crisis (CNN Money 16 Sep)

September 16, 2009 Careers in a time of crisis Posted: 513 GMT DALIAN, China (CNN) – After a decade writing about careers for The Wall Street Journal, CNN and others – as well as thumbing [...]

9 in 10 Singaporeans do not feel well prepared for retirement (CNA 16 Sep)

9 in 10 Singaporeans do not feel well prepared for retirement (CNA 16 Sep)

9 in 10 Singaporeans do not feel well prepared for retirement By Gladys Ow, Channel NewsAsia | Posted: 16 September 2009 1907 hrs SINGAPORE: Ninety-one per cent of Singaporeans do not feel well [...]

So rich, but he fears losing everything (Asiaone 16 Sep)

So rich, but he fears losing everything (Asiaone 16 Sep)

So rich, but he fears losing everything He lives in a posh Katong Bungalow and drives an expensive BMW, but can't fully enjoy his wealth. Instead, the 45-year-old unnamed trader spends his [...]

Govt steps in after string of suicide deaths at France Telecom (ST 16 Sep)

Govt steps in after string of suicide deaths at France Telecom (ST 16 Sep)

Govt steps in after string of deaths at France Telecom 23 suicides since early last year; minister summons telco chief By Susan Sachs, For The Straits Times PARIS: Alarmed by a rash of suicides [...]

Rise in the chronic jobless (ST 16 Sep)

Rise in the chronic jobless (ST 16 Sep)

Rise in the chronic jobless Grads in their 30s and 40s and lowly-educated find it hard to get hired By Goh Chin Lian SINGAPORE'S job market is stabilising after a wave of layoffs, but two [...]

Property players, Temasek suffer paper losses of $1.1b (ST 15 Sep)

Property players, Temasek suffer paper losses of $1.1b (ST 15 Sep)

Property players, Temasek suffer paper losses of $1.1b Tue, Sep 15, 2009 The Straits Times By Goh Eng Yeow PROPERTY tycoons and Temasek Holdings have taken the biggest battering from the [...]

Do you really know Bill Gates? The myth of Entrepreneur as Risk Taker (Tim Ferriss)

Do you really know Bill Gates? The myth of Entrepreneur as Risk Taker (Tim Ferriss)

Before I had to establish my no-blurb/no-review policy for books due to volume (picture: one day’s mail), I received an e-mail from Rick Smith, the founding CEO of the World 50, one of the most [...]

At 58, a Life Story in Need of a Rewrite (New York Times 30 Aug)

At 58, a Life Story in Need of a Rewrite (New York Times 30 Aug)

STARTING OVER Michael Blattman, now jobless, once earned $225,000 a year. August 30, 2009 Generation B At 58, a Life Story in Need of a Rewrite By MICHAEL WINERIP NEW ROCHELLE, [...]

It’s in the valleys I Grow (Jane Eggleston)

It’s in the valleys I Grow (Jane Eggleston)

Sometimes life seems hard to bear, Full of sorrow, trouble and woe It's then I have to remember That it's in the valleys I grow. If I always stayed on the mountain top And never experienced [...]

Preparing for the worst (Robert Kiyosaki)

Preparing for the worst (Robert Kiyosaki)

PREPARING FOR THE WORST by Robert Kiyosaki "Is the crisis over?" is a question I am often asked. "Is the economy coming back?" My reply is, "I don't think so. I would prepare for the [...]

Letter from a Singapore PR reader (8 Sep)

Dear Mr Gilbert Goh, I am a reader of the TOC (The Online Citizen) and I understand that you  have been wrtting articles on how to cope with unemployment. I am a Spore PR from Indonesa and I [...]

Is there life after retrenchment as a banker? (ST 14 Sep)

Is there life after retrenchment as a banker? (ST 14 Sep)

Life after the world of finance There are opportunities for women laid off to embark on a new career By Jessica Cheam A BANKER today, but a teacher tomorrow? Or maybe a hospitality job at [...]

Brookes Business School case highlights pitfalls in system now (ST 14 Sep)

Closing loopholes in fee protection scheme Brookes Business School case highlights pitfalls in system now By Sandra Davie, Senior Writer THE unfolding Brookes Business School case has again [...]

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