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Failed job applications a result of skills mismatch

Released on Thursday as part of the third quarter's Economic Survey of Singapore, the study looked at applications on government jobs portal from January till December 2016.


MORE than mismatches in aspects such as salary expectations, education or experience, skills mismatches are the most likely to result in an unsuccessful job application, according to a study by Ministry of Trade and Industry economists.

In particular, "non-generic skills...

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