Anyone jobless for a long time before? - Page 327 - Salary.sg Forums
Salary.sg Forums  

Go Back   Salary.sg Forums > The Salary.sg Discussion Forums: > Income and Jobs

Income and Jobs Discuss jobs, career options and of course salaries




Anyone jobless for a long time before?

Reply
 
Thread Tools
  #3261 (permalink)  
Old 11-06-2022, 09:59 PM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
Receptionist is zero growth and prospects, if got brains no one will take them.
Ummm...not sure if you are aware that you just proven his point

Reply With Quote
  #3262 (permalink)  
Old 11-06-2022, 10:05 PM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Blueberry View Post
The problem is Singaporeans mostly think they are entitled just because they are born and grow up here. So they think they should deserve higher pay even though they just graduated and have 0 work experience. Ask them start lower pay they will start to think it is the end of the world.

I observe those pinoys who work in recept area in my office building. Although it is just a recept job, they work with pride and I can see their confidence and professionalism. Ask a Singaporean to work there, I confirm they will start throwing black face. You see why the employers rather hire foreigners ? Singaporeans ask for it one.
Not just about being recep. Alot of fresh grad don't want to do entree level job to learn the trade. They think they can waltz in and manage others. Fat chance for vast majority of them. At thr sane time they are also quick to give up and don't want to put in the hours. End up they rather go do grab. As time went by they become unemployable. Too inexperience for mid level job too highly paid for junior jobs

Reply With Quote
  #3263 (permalink)  
Old 12-06-2022, 03:49 PM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2022
Posts: 35
Godframe is on a distinguished road
Default

I wonder those jobless people if really jobless ? Are they hungry enough? if really hungry enough there's still security industry to work. Just go take wsq course and get security license. Though long hours but min also can get 3k gross per mth. Most of the time Zuo bo lan there also. Stress freeee. Can choose the location near to your house also.

I have known some of my friends cause of some mistake made in life, their career screwed up and having pay cut 20% and restart their career all over at 30s. Depressing and despair, nevertheless they still strike on. End of day bread on table is more impt.

And recession can be seen starting with the impact of covid 19 still and Russia-Ukraine/Nato/US tension. Inflation will keep going up. Foresee more jobless people soon. Now got whatever job just take liao. Mai hiam this and hiam that of what pay low.

Look at other countries such as HongKong, Taiwan, Shanghai, and more. Their wages are way way lower than us, housing more fking expensive than sg cause doesnt have so called gov grant. Can you imagine the people there are more stress and despo than us? Having mthly pay or maybe 1.5k for diploma holder or 2k for degree holder and cant even afford the sky high apartment unit costing 800k to few m sgd.

Yet sg ppl here kpkb and whine jobless. F&b job so many hiring, at least also got 2.5k
Want high pay job and not stress and office hours. Where to find?? Even if so, do you have the capability and ability for that position?? End of day later got high pay job also kpkb too stresss, no time for family, dog life or whatsoever then end up resigning.
then kpkb jobless again.

Reply With Quote
  #3264 (permalink)  
Old 12-06-2022, 04:42 PM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Godframe View Post
I wonder those jobless people if really jobless ? Are they hungry enough? if really hungry enough there's still security industry to work. Just go take wsq course and get security license. Though long hours but min also can get 3k gross per mth. Most of the time Zuo bo lan there also. Stress freeee. Can choose the location near to your house also.

I have known some of my friends cause of some mistake made in life, their career screwed up and having pay cut 20% and restart their career all over at 30s. Depressing and despair, nevertheless they still strike on. End of day bread on table is more impt.

And recession can be seen starting with the impact of covid 19 still and Russia-Ukraine/Nato/US tension. Inflation will keep going up. Foresee more jobless people soon. Now got whatever job just take liao. Mai hiam this and hiam that of what pay low.

Look at other countries such as HongKong, Taiwan, Shanghai, and more. Their wages are way way lower than us, housing more fking expensive than sg cause doesnt have so called gov grant. Can you imagine the people there are more stress and despo than us? Having mthly pay or maybe 1.5k for diploma holder or 2k for degree holder and cant even afford the sky high apartment unit costing 800k to few m sgd.

Yet sg ppl here kpkb and whine jobless. F&b job so many hiring, at least also got 2.5k
Want high pay job and not stress and office hours. Where to find?? Even if so, do you have the capability and ability for that position?? End of day later got high pay job also kpkb too stresss, no time for family, dog life or whatsoever then end up resigning.
then kpkb jobless again.
Was unemployed for few months after quitting an office job. Then I took a 30% pay cut from working at a white collar job to a blue collar job. Although, now it is physically more tiring, i dont have to "work" on weekends. Plus, its a night shift job. Loving the change of environment. Its much cooler and quieter in the night. No meetings, just short briefings. Not feeling like im trap in a prison while i am desk-bound.
Reply With Quote
  #3265 (permalink)  
Old 12-06-2022, 04:45 PM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2022
Posts: 35
Godframe is on a distinguished road
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
It isn't common, in fact it is very rare. According to the stats it's only a few percent (like 2 or 5% that kind) that be jobless.
you naive enough to believe the stats provided? lmao.


Primary School English Grammar and Vocabulary Drills
Primary School English Grammar and Vocabulary Drills


SG Bus Timing App
SG Bus Timing App - the best bus app - available on iOS and Android


SGX Stocks Android App - check share prices
SGX Stocks [Android] App - check latest share prices on the go


SGX Stocks for iPad - check latest Singapore share prices
SGX Stocks [iPad] app
| SGX Stocks [iPhone] app
Reply With Quote
  #3266 (permalink)  
Old 12-06-2022, 04:49 PM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2022
Posts: 35
Godframe is on a distinguished road
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
Was unemployed for few months after quitting an office job. Then I took a 30% pay cut from working at a white collar job to a blue collar job. Although, now it is physically more tiring, i dont have to "work" on weekends. Plus, its a night shift job. Loving the change of environment. Its much cooler and quieter in the night. No meetings, just short briefings. Not feeling like im trap in a prison while i am desk-bound.
30% pay cut. That's a lot. But end of day health is more impt than money. As long as the money is enough for you and feel happier its enough. No point having high pay job and getting burn out, stress out. Most importantly is know how to manage your wealth. I seen a lot earning decent salary but buy luxury car, condo that are out of their range. And got retrenched then struggling liao.
Reply With Quote

  #3267 (permalink)  
Old 12-06-2022, 04:57 PM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Godframe View Post
30% pay cut. That's a lot. But end of day health is more impt than money. As long as the money is enough for you and feel happier its enough. No point having high pay job and getting burn out, stress out. Most importantly is know how to manage your wealth. I seen a lot earning decent salary but buy luxury car, condo that are out of their range. And got retrenched then struggling liao.
Indeed. As of now, i got no debt such as uni loans and housing debt. Only pay own phone bills and giving my parents allowance. Usually eat at home unless i feel like going out to eat.
Reply With Quote
  #3268 (permalink)  
Old 12-06-2022, 10:32 PM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Singaporean no 5k no talk
Reply With Quote
  #3269 (permalink)  
Old 13-06-2022, 05:03 AM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
Singaporean no 5k no talk
I have to agree with you. Now some HDBs already reached 1mil in sale. Soon, others will mark up their prices as well.
Reply With Quote
  #3270 (permalink)  
Old 13-06-2022, 09:11 AM
Unregistered
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
I have to agree with you. Now some HDBs already reached 1mil in sale. Soon, others will mark up their prices as well.
Nobody force you to buy $1m hdb, man. So many unsold cheap hdb in woodlands and yishun and you talk about $1m hdb....
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

« Previous Thread | Next Thread »
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Jobless Graduates Should Consider SAF Salary.sg Income and Jobs 63 06-10-2021 07:32 PM
Our Poll Results: 45% Fresh Graduates Jobless Salary.sg Income and Jobs 48 01-07-2020 03:43 PM
How long should i work here? dryden28 Income and Jobs 6 31-08-2010 04:27 PM
65,400 Jobless in September, will be Significantly More Salary.sg Income and Jobs 0 16-01-2009 05:38 PM
Bank executives work long hours Salary.sg Income and Jobs 2 25-05-2008 03:02 PM

» 30 Recent Threads
GovTech ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
3,456 Replies, 1,118,338 Views
Career as Teacher ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
6,654 Replies, 4,219,270 Views
Lawyer Salary ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
18,432 Replies, 7,568,154 Views
Work culture in IHiS ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
377 Replies, 284,812 Views
Anyone work in JPM/GS/Morgan... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
271 Replies, 72,844 Views
Compilation of MAs/Analysts Gross... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
1,174 Replies, 479,276 Views
Civil Svc/ Statboard - Typical... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
4,808 Replies, 2,675,507 Views
SIM-UOL fresh grad starting pay ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
6,756 Replies, 2,320,113 Views
MAS for Mid Career Professionals ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
1,302 Replies, 633,557 Views
Q: Big4 - Yearly salary increment ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
9,711 Replies, 3,164,417 Views
HSBC Graduate Programme 2021 ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
113 Replies, 64,070 Views
Shopee fresh grad pay ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
847 Replies, 244,156 Views
Exxon Mobil Equipment tech or... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
2,039 Replies, 845,019 Views
Civil Service Performance Bonus ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
4,249 Replies, 3,318,010 Views
How much are you earning per annum? ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
13,457 Replies, 5,480,063 Views
How is life as a doctor in... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
4,497 Replies, 2,250,499 Views
ITE Polytechnic Scheme ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
166 Replies, 211,169 Views
MINDEF DXO (All FAQ on it) ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
4,775 Replies, 3,460,900 Views
OCBC Graduate Talent Programme... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
1,092 Replies, 451,328 Views
Singtel Management Associate... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
1,143 Replies, 363,015 Views
Roles in accenture singapore ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
5,593 Replies, 1,304,237 Views
Bnp paribas graduate ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
199 Replies, 121,428 Views
IMDA (under MCI) ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
397 Replies, 204,718 Views
Constituency Manager (People... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
925 Replies, 630,975 Views
SIA AO grades ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
99 Replies, 45,716 Views
Compare civil service salary ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
14,969 Replies, 9,976,818 Views
Job Application with MOE... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
425 Replies, 456,399 Views
Hospital (Private or Public)... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
359 Replies, 132,633 Views
ITE (lecturer) ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
258 Replies, 290,639 Views
MasterCard Graduate Developement... ( 1 2 3... Last Page)
83 Replies, 49,541 Views
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2



All times are GMT +8. The time now is 04:56 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2