Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Top 75 Companies in Malaysia for 2016

Ranstad is an international recruitment firm which recently announced the launch of the inaugural Randstad Award 2016 in Malaysia and released the list of Top 75 companies in Malaysia.The list is...

10 Things Malaysians actually do with their PTPTN money

1. Buying new smartphonesI know you know we know that you know a friend that has bought a new smartphone using their PTPTN money 2. ClubbingThere are many kids these days in...

Robert Kuok’s Daughter: “My Friends Had More Pocket Money Than Me”

For those of you who do not know who is Robert Kuok, he is Malaysia's richest man a.k.a the ''Sugar King of Asia'', having an estimated RM40.8 billion of net worth. Meet Yen...

7 Best Fashion Schools In Malaysia

1. Raffles College Of Higher Education Kuala LumpurRaffles College is also known as Raffles Design Institute, and it has been dubbed (unofficially) the best and the most expensive fashion school in Malaysia. It was...

VROOM… Does The Sound Of The Ignition Get You Raring?

The date to keep in mind is Monday, 15 February 2016. TOC Automotive College (TOC) begins its first intake of 2016, providing a prominent pathway to pursue a career in the...

Do I continue with my Masters and PhD or get a job first?

This is a common question among graduates. When I get this question I always ask the graduate the reason for doing post-graduate studies. Many do not have a clear vision of...

This guy explains why RM20k salary for a family is not enough in Klang...

RM20k not enough (don't love own kids version) Income = RM20,000 RM20,000 - RM2,000 (EPF) = RM18,000 RM18,000 - RM3,500 (Tax) = RM14,500 RM14,500 - RM2,000 (1 god car and one Iriz for husband and...

Why I Left Singapore For Malaysia

In 2013, I packed my bags, quit my job , withdrew my entire savings from the bank and left for Kuala Lumpur (KL) with my husband. To me, leaving Singapore was...

This guy explains how Malaysian fresh graduates can save RM18,400 in 2 years

Assuming you work in KL. Hometown in Peninsular Malaysia. Have PTPTN loan.Try to find a house near working area or working area that is accessible by LRT.Please don't tell me you...

How Many Hours The Rest Of The World Needs To Work To Get RM100

The calculations above are made based on the minimum hourly wage of the respective countries. //

Employee: Give me a good reason why I should not resign

Dear Boss, you want higher productivity but you also want lower salaries and longer working hours. You keep comparing your SME company to a MNC but your flip-flop policies makes me...

What RM400 Rent Gets You In KL Vs. Other Parts of Malaysia

For RM400, you get this room in IpohAnd you can get this room in KedahOr this room with an attached bathroom in PenangIn Johor, you get thisSerembanPerlisYou can get this with...

This guy explains why companies should not judge work performance based on the number...

The number of sick leave each employee gets annually is supposed to be an ENTITLEMENT. Every employee has the right to be sick and take medical leave as and when is...

10 Best Universities in Malaysia to do MBA

1. University Of NottinghamPart Time: Available 2. Heriot-Watt UniversityPart Time: Available 3. Sunway UniversityPart Time: Available 4. University Malaysia SabahPart Time: Available 5. University Kebangsaan MalaysiaPart Time: Available 6. University Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR)Part Time: Available 7. University of MalayaPart...

This guy explains why PTPTN is not EVIL

I am one of the peminjam.The last time I pay the pinjaman (on consistent basis) was in year 2010. Yes Sir, I didnt make the payment since 5 years back (kalau...

This guy explains what employers in Malaysia are suffering from

I run a medium size law firm. Starting with just one staff, it gradually grew to almost forty staff.The implementation of a Minimum Wage policy and the slide in business environment,...

These Are The 10 Hottest Jobs in 2016

Attention to all young people and those who are looking for a change of career in 2016: these are the 10 jobs you should be looking at. 1. Registered nurses Registered nurses are employed...

8 Awesome Jobs That Will Convince You To Be A Psychology Major

What do a race car driver, an African elephant and a paramedic have in common? Not much—except that they’re all helped by psychologists.Check out these scientists in action to see...

How quitting my corporate job for my startup dream f*cked my life up

Finally the SMS arrived: “Tomorrow morning 5am, flight number AZ610 from Rome to New York.” An SMS hitting my BlackBerry on Sunday evenings used to decide my destination and client for the coming...

Famous Malaysians and What They Studied in Uni/College

Don’t let your degree choice stop you from achieving success. Learning goes beyond the classroom! That’s what an education is really about.google_ad_client = "ca-pub-9184224852430339"; google_ad_slot...

How This Malay Guy and a Blind Man Plan to Celebrate Deepavali

This morning, I was observing this blind man Uncle Samy (58 years old) from Pantai Dalam. He is no charity case. He is a proud kacang seller (see photos in comment)....

Tony Fernandes’s Top 10 Tips for Entrepreneurs

1) You don’t need to know everything I came from the music business. I knew nothing about planes. To all the entrepreneurs out there, you don’t need to know everything about what...

How fresh graduates can survive with RM2,000 salary in Malaysia

1. Take public transport, carpool or bike to work..Don't terus beli kereta or otherwise we will end up like the guy below2. Breakfast and dinner try to cook at home..Don't go...

Top 10 Highest Starting Salary for Fresh Graduates in Malaysia

Did You Know? In Malaysia, a fresh graduate average pay is RM2,100 A recent Nielsen survey based on the job seekers in Malaysia showed that we Malaysians when it comes to choosing a...

Top 10 Highest Paying Jobs in Singapore

10. Commodities Derivatives Broker @ RM42,967 per monthAs a Singaporean commodity broker, you will be buying and selling goods like grains, oil and coffee. On the other hand, a commodities derivatives...

How to be a more confident person

Confidence is not something everyone is born with. But Malaysians should know, that confidence is the key and similar like muscle mass, you build it up over time. Since it takes time,...