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5 Totally Unexpected Questions in a Job Interview and How to Ace Them

Whether it’s an internship or that dream job, being ultra-prepared for the all-important interview is the first step to wowing prospective new bosses. Apart from the usual suspects, here are five quirky questions that could be asked in an interview, and how you could showcase your top traits when fielding them with panache.

“Relink-ing” Dreams and Reality

Recent BAcc graduate Peng Bojie created not one but two business start-ups while at the SMU School of Accountancy. His source of inspiration? Computer chargers which just didn't last...
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Could the Future of Work in Fact be Human?

There's a growing concern that our future livelihoods are under assault from the ‘rise of the machines’. But is that really the case? Korn Ferry Institute's research tells a different story.
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5 Questions for Data Scientist Dr Payas Gupta

SMU PhD in Information Systems alumnus, Dr Payas Gupta, talks about his award-winning research work on telephone honeypot (Phoneypot) and how his journey to becoming a research scientist at Pindrop.
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Common First-Job Tips You Might Want to Seriously Reconsider

Our loved ones are often generous with advice when we enter the workforce for the first time. And while they come from a good place, some of these advice might need to be taken with a pinch of salt. Here’s the lowdown on what to expect, and what to do to survive your first job.
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