Why I Chose To Be On Freeboh Preferred Jobseeker Programme

I wanted to be an admin assistant and I am very happy with my current job working as one. Before I got here, I was working other ad hoc jobs like, being a Christmas packer, working at a new year’s event and being a telemarketer. There were many skills that I have...

Things To Do During the Holiday Season!

So, the holiday season is here again! Christmas is barely a month away and just around the corner. As usual, there’re always things to do during this festive season. Hanging out with friends seems like the ideal plan for some people. You can hang out with your pals at...

Benefits of Managing Between Several Part-time Jobs

Before I talk about the benefits of holding several part-time jobs under one belt, let’s discuss the pros and cons of a full-time job. For a typical full-time job, one is expected to work five to six days a week, depending on the nature of the job. It also comes with...

The Evolution of the Working Trend

When looking for a job, the first thing a job seeker will need to do is to stand out and impress his or her future employer. To do that, most job seekers have this concept imbedded in their mind that, by creating a long and detailed résumé or curriculum...

Global Retrenchment to Become A Trend?

Oops, here we go again! The world economy is at risk of another financial meltdown, announced the International Monetary Fund. The Washington-based lender of last resort has claimed that, with global debt levels well above those at the time of the last crash...

Finding your first gig?

Many of us started our first jobs while we were studying. It could be cashiering at a supermarket close to home after lessons, or just working part-time at a bakery during the holidays. However, not all of us were fortunate enough to secure a job before the holidays...

Income protection for flexible workers? We’ve got you covered.

As flexible workers and freelancers, securing a job does not always guarantee income security. Falling sick will almost always result in lost income, and some may even need to work extra hours after recovery to make up for it. Here in Freeboh, we believe that flexible...

What is your level of “work readiness?”

What is your level of "work readiness"? Dr Betsy Ng from the National Institute of Education is conducting a study to develop a holistic assessment for work readiness of our local university students. If you agree to participate in this study,...

Freeboh and Lumesse Partner on Talent Acquisition Solutions

  Market leading integrated shift-based jobs marketplace Freeboh has announced a new strategic partnership with Lumesse, a provider of recruitment and talent management solution. Lumesse’s expertise in talent acquisition combined with Freeboh’s extensive network...

5 Interesting Concepts by the Lo & Behold Group

It’s normal if you haven’t heard of the brand Lo & Behold. But surely you have heard of the dining places under the Lo & Behold Group. Let’s take a look at five of the most interesting concepts under the Lo & Behold Group. Loof   Perched atop Odeon...

How do you craft the MOST interesting CV! (Part 2)

In part 2 of the series, we would be looking into how to craft an interesting CV to make it uniquely you! If you haven't read part 1 of the series, you can read it here!     To capture the employer's attention with your CV, you can craft your CV into an...

How do you craft the MOST interesting CV? (Part 1)

How to craft your experiences in your CV?   What's your dream job?   “How do I get my dream job?” or “Why didn’t I get an interview?” are questions that would cross everyone’s mind during the job hunt. While there’s no foolproof way to guarantee you getting...

5 Advantages of Hiring Part-Timers

When it comes to hiring, what will be your first question you ask yourself? Is it, “Will I find what I am looking for today?” or “Will the right person join my company and take it to the next level?” or perhaps “I really hope this person I hire stays in my company as...

Earn With Freeboh, Spend On Shopee!

Love shopping, and want to make the most out of your hard-earned money? Look no further! Shopee is an online marketplace that allows for easy buying and selling of all kinds of items, from tech accessories to shirts and shoes. With unique features such as ‘Shopee...

5 Tips for Adapting to a New Workplace

The first day at a new workplace can be intimidating. We have all been there. Our eyes wandering around to find a safe spot to sit, a spot where people are not staring at us with judgmental eyes. Not to forget the voices in our head telling us that we don’t fit in,...

10 Jobs That Can Make You Happy

Yes, jobs can make you happy. Every Monday morning, most of us find ourselves thinking about changing our jobs. The dullness of the cubicle, the monotonous routine, and the boredom take a toll on our happiness. We see friends in different professions with more...

To Those Who Care To Make A Difference

image source: Active Global Specialised Caregivers The demand for home care and eldercare services is expected to increase. In 2016, the total number of citizens aged 65 and above grew 5.6% to ~467,000 and is expected to almost double to 900,000 in 2030. Not only is...

The Easiest Way To Earn Pocket Money

The most common thing we hear during our poly days (often times I hear myself saying it), are these two words: “I’m broke.” Which is true! I mean, from all the things that we need to spend on, such as transport, food, the occasional movie… How can we ever have enough...

What does Labour Day mean to you?

To most of us, Labour Day means a day off from work. To some, it is a chance to have a short get away for the long weekend. But do you know how Labour Day actually came about? Labour Day (also known as May Day in other countries) is a public holiday that commemorates...

How to create your CV in 8 minutes

So what exactly is a CV or a résumé? You see these terms most often when you’re fresh out of school, and it looks like if you’re looking for a job, you’re going to need one of those. Wouldn’t it be nice if you can just buy a CV? Googling online on how to basically...

Pocket Money – How much is enough?

The average Singaporean Polytechnic student receives $300 from their parents to cover their daily expenses. The question is, is it enough? Let’s try to break down their expenses. In a month, the essential and typical expenditures include: Transport: $51 for a hybrid...

It’s Not Easy To Find A Part Time Job

Have you ever experienced any difficulty in landing a temporary or part-time job during your school holidays? I believe many would say yes, like me. When I was a student, I remembered that getting a job during my school holidays wasn’t easy at all. I have hunted...

Get a Part Time Job in 3 Simple Steps

Is it easy to find a part time job? I don't think so. First, there's the need to look out for hiring signs. Hours and hours of walking and enquiring about commitment, the scheduling and all the important details that they conveniently leave out of that hiring sign....

Mums@Work Collaboration

Freeboh is delighted to announce our collaboration with Mums@Work! Mums can now apply for shift-based part time jobs through Freeboh, and flexible PMET work through Mums@Work. Empower yourselves, take charge of your time and find the perfect work-family balance you've...