Tag Archives: Manufacturing

RGF Market Outlook 2017

RGF’s annual Market Outlook study aims to look at the optimism of the market based on hiring plans. Responses to RGF’s Market Outlook Report for 2017 was consolidated in November and December 2016 via online and phone polls. We personally contacted approximately 500 professionals, consisting of C to director, senior and middle level management, where… Read More »

Most Singapore Managers Pessimistic About Market Recovery

Soft market conditions are causing business leaders and managers to approach 2017 with caution. The economic downturn is causing many Singaporean managers and leaders to be uncertain of the year ahead. Nearly 60% of some 500 Singaporean professionals from middle-level management to C-suite executives surveyed in RGF’s Market Outlook Report 2017, believe that their sectors… Read More »

Expected Salary Increases in Singapore for 2017

According to research on nominal wage growth by Mercer, a majority of the Asia Pacific’s emerging economies are forecasting higher salary increase percentages for 2017 than 2016, with financial hubs Hong Kong and Singapore are forecast to see a 4.2% and 4.1% increase, respectively. Now research on the market outlook for 2017 by RGF, consolidating… Read More »

Increased Demand for BD, Sales & Marketing, Creative and Client Relations Roles

Organizations that are increasing their headcount in H2’2016 plan to hire roles across specializations where 39% are functional, 25% technical, 16% roles within financial institutions and 20% others plan to fill roles that involves creativity, experience in client relations and supply chain & logistics. There is an increase in demand for sales/ BD/ Marketing and… Read More »