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No more hang-up over handbags

Elite police officer quit his job to help wife run handbag business. -ST

Designer, contractor, mediator

This contractor relishes the challenge of working with challenging customers. -TNP

Finding love while working in a shipyard

Maritime Singapore comprises more than 5,000 firms and 170,000 people, and it contributes significantly to the economy while holding out good job prospects. -ST

She makes friends and keeps ships fuelled up

Ms Maesy Koh graduated in 2002 with a specialist degree in real estate, the post-Sept 11 market was bleak. -ST

Job Hunting

24 things we say to ourselves in a job interview

Here are 24 thoughts that go through every job candidate's mind during an interview. See if you can identify. -AsiaOne

Job applicant creates Lego resume and model of herself

This Lego resume has won the hearts of many people online. -AsiaOne

Are you guilty of these follow-up techniques?

It is completely possible to mess up your chances of getting hired even AFTER you’ve gotten interviewed! -The Star/ANN

6 tips to determine your market value and negotiate the right salary

Here are 6 fail-safe tips to help you figure out your market value and negotiate the salary that you deserve. -iMoney

Career Building

Ann Teoh's long, hard road to success

Poverty, hunger drove a talented kampung girl to make a name for herself in fashion. -ST

Be more productive at work

Before blaming stress on your workload, consider the possibility that you simply are not being productive enough. -AsiaOne

Earn your customers' loyalty

Here are five ways to keep your existing clients for life. -ST

How to make your boss love you

Get into their good books by cultivating the right personality at work. -Simply Her

Out of Office

Play everywhere in Spotify's brand new Singapore office

Music lovers in Singapore will have plenty of reason to get up and dance with the recent opening of Spotify's new shophouse office at Boat Quay. -AsiaOne

10 things successful people do during a long weekend

The long break allows them to finally relax from their usually busy schedules, and every minute of the break is precious. -AsiaOne

Winning photos of Harmony @ Workplaces contest on display

The top three and ten consolation entry winners received a total of $3,200. -AsiaOne

10 unspoken rules you should follow in the office

If you work in a office, you should be aware of these rules or risk becoming the most-hated colleague around. -AsiaOne

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"Omg, you slept with the boss!"

Dating a supervisor, offending a VIP client, "breaking up" with ex-colleagues... only to beg them for help later. These women tell SASHA GONZALES how they survived career-killing moves. -Her World

So you want to be a start-up boss

Have a clear business plan and a strong team in place from the get-go, experts advise. -ST

10 signs your colleague is an office bully

Some co-workers take it a step too far by being overbearing, obnoxious and outright unreasonable. -AsiaOne

Friendships at work

Working with people you like is, to me, as important as liking the work you do. -ST