• Taking Stock: The Post-Pandemic Workplace

    9 days ago

    While the global pandemic will inevitably result in long term transformations to the form and function of the workplace, the short term will mostly be characterized by iterative solutions intended to buy time and weather immediate concerns.It is uncertain when or if a vaccine for COVID-19 will be discovered, and radical reorganization of the workplace could prove an unnecess...

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  • ​Hong Kong and Singapore Remain Potentially Attractive Workplace for Bankers

    23 days ago

    ​eFinancial Careers has put a closer look to HSBC to under the talent shift in the banking industry. With different reasons and new announcements from the bank, Hong Kong and Singapore remain potentially attractive workplace for bankers to transfer over the next 12 months.Bank's Strategies Make Asia an Attractive WorkplaceNot long ago, HSBC has announced on the plan of 35,00...

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  • Diversity & Inclusion: Working From Home is the Key to Diversity

    24 days ago

    ​No doubt, pandemic forced the global workforce to try on working from home arrangement. Certainly, this could be a very new experience for many companies and individuals. With such experience, 74% of the banking and financial services workforce reports wanting to embrace the working from home model according to a recent poll by our parent company, Phaidon International. Whi...

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  • Hong Kong Financial Services Senior Management Transfers To China

    24 days ago

    According to a recent article by eFinancial Careers, more banks in Hong Kong are transferring their senior management across the border—to China. Credit Suisse - Transfer to Their Mainland Joint VentureOne of the examples is Credit Suisse. The Swiss bank wants to let go of about half of its investment banking staff at its mainland joint venture, Credit Suisse Founder Securi...

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  • Returning from The Circuit Breaker

    29 days ago

    On 3 April, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong announced a nationwide partial lockdown, euphemistically known as a circuit breaker, to contain the spread of COVID-19 in Singapore. After 2 months, the government announced Singapore will embark on a three-phrased approach to resume activities safely, post-circuit breaker. what is the financial market trend after Singapore return f...

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  • A Covid-19 Market Update for C-Suite

    about 1 month ago

    Selby Jennings' Managing Director, APAC Mr Andrew McNeilis has recently interviewed with FutureCIO. In this interview, McNeilis has shared our latest Global Research Report result and provided insights to the C-suite professionals regarding the current market amidst COVID-19.Not Surprising: High Levels of Compensation for C-SuiteAccording to Selby Jennings Global Job Confide...

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  • 5 Ways Recruiters Can Be an LGBTQ+ Career Partner

    about 1 month ago

    ​What makes a great recruiter? There are many styles and personalities out there suitable for every job seeker. Recruiters should always act as advocates for professionals who are trying to advance their careers. However, for members of the LGBTQ+ community, recruiters can play an even more essential role – being a career partner.Why do LGBTQ+ professionals need a career par...

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  • How to Make Video Calls Less Tiring

    about 1 month ago

    ​​Many of us are working in a virtual office these days. For financial services professionals, that might mean more time in front of the camera and video calls than you signed up for.Why video calls make you tired?Evolving from social animals, most human communication is non-verbal. In face-to-face conversations, we gain additional meaning from the way people act. We read ea...

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  • Singapore can be a better place than London for Hong Kong Financial Services Professionals | Interview with eFinancial Careers

    about 1 month ago

    Some expats in Hong Kong are already chatting to recruiters about moving to Singapore. Read our interview with eFinancial Careers.

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  • Post-Pandemic focus: Avoiding a Talent Exodus

    about 1 month ago

    No one will want to take the risk to lose talent at this point. Read our guide to understand how to avoid a talent exodus post-pandemic.

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  • Hong Kong Hedge Funds opening in Singapore | Interview with eFinancial Careers

    about 1 month ago

    ​Hong Kong Hedge Funds are expanding to Singapore. Read our latest interview with eFinancial Careers.

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  • Global Report: Selby Jennings Job Confidence Index 2020

    about 2 months ago

    ​Interviewed with over 900 financial services professionals across the globe, donwload our global report to discover global and regional data.

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  • Banking Technology Hiring Freeze is Thawing | Interview with Bloomberg

    about 2 months ago

    ​DBS, Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp, Citigroup are increasing banking technology talent to their tech teams in the region despite the economic downturn. Asia has been the first-in-first-out from the months-long lockdown, giving room for financial services companies in the region to step up recruiting.

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  • The Five Soft Skills You Need For Remote Working in The Near Future

    2 months ago

    ​​After Covid-19: The Five Soft Skills You Need for Remote WorkingThanks to everyone being extra cautious to prevent the spread of Covid-19, Asia is slowly returning back to the “real” normal. In Singapore, most companies are prepared to return to the office. Although we are all hoping our work environment will return to the way it is before, much of the global workforce i...

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  • Relationship Manager at VP-and-Above Level is Still in Demand | Interview with Asian Private Banker

    2 months ago

    ​Andrew Zee, Team Lead, Principal Consultant, Private Banking and Wealth Management has interviewed with Asian Private Banker on the recent Movers & Shakers newsletter. He points out that the Relationship Manager at VP-and above level is still in demand despite the prolonged pandemic.Hiring Process for Relationship ManagerWith circuit breaker applying in Singapore, banks...

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  • Turn of the Tide: How to Hire in a Candidate-Flooded Market

    2 months ago

    ​​​​​In the financial services industry in South East Asia, many hiring managers have endured the length and breadth of the talent shortage. For years, many job post have been met with a trickle of responses, so much so that you have waited nervously to see if the source finally dries up.In 2020, this is likely to look different. As many companies make drastic cuts to their ...

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  • How to Navigate A Difficult Job Market

    3 months ago

    ​While Asia is slowly coming back to the real normal, the Covid-19 has rattled markets and the global economy, leading to increased unemployment. Whether you are actively looking for a new job or have decided to move, we have put together this guide to help finance professionals navigate these challenging times. Read on to discover how to hide, move or target to get your des...

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  • How to Resign Virtually

    3 months ago

    The continued Covid-19 pandemic has ushered in the largest working-from-home population in human history alongside a period of great economic uncertainty.Whether from a better job offer, pre-empting redundancy, or concern with how their employer has handled the crisis, many professionals are choosing to resign.This guide has been made to help those in the novel situation of ...

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  • Media Release: Job Confidence Index 2020

    3 months ago

    60% of mid-senior South East Asian Financial Services professionals are still confident about their job security.

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  • Job Confidence Index 2020 report

    3 months ago

    Request a copy of our survey result from Financial Services professionals during Covid-19.

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