NEWGATE VIEWS

March 27, 2018

Newgate in Shanghai – Team Offsite 2018

BY SHARMAINE TAN Is PR all work and no play? The hours may be long and the work may be challenging, but that makes a good break from work especially important, particularly when it is one that we take together as a team. The Singapore team recently spent a few days in Shanghai, exploring the […]

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March 22, 2018

Work Culture – the often overlooked element in job searches

BY LYNETTE TAN   Looking back to when I was a fresh graduate looking for a job three years ago, work culture was not a factor that ranked highly in my wish list. Instead, salary, career progression, organisational size and reputation were the key factors that guided my job search. However, over the years, I […]

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March 15, 2018

What it takes to succeed in PR

BY ELIZABETH YEONG   Since I entered the public relations sector not too long ago, I find myself frequently having to explain what people in PR really do. It’s a job that may not be as clearly defined as some others, partly due to changing roles and advancements in technology. While the role of a […]

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March 13, 2018

5 things to consider when looking for your first PR job

BY SYAHIRAH SURADI   It was only recently that I was in my final semester at university, facing the daunting task of graduating and throwing myself headfirst into the corporate world. I tried Googling for job search advice, but it was difficult to find articles tailored for graduates looking to enter the public relations industry. […]

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