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Are You Spending Too Much Time On Your Phone?

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Next time you are on the subway line or eating dinner at a restaurant, look around. What you may notice is that everyone is on their phones. By now, this is not a new concept. We have witnessed smartphones and social media creep into our society over the past several years, encompassing more and more of our time and energy. Recent 2017 …

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Podcast: Interview with Fredrik van Huynh from Absolute Internship

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Kelsey: Hello listeners! Welcome to the JingJobs podcast! Lindsay: I am Lindsay Trameri. Kelsey: I am Kelsey Gausman, and we are the new interns at JingJobs. Today we are meeting up with Fredrik van Huynh – the founder of the internship program that brought us to China – Absolute Internship. Born and raised in Sweden, Fredrik was the first in …

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How Taking a Personality Quiz Could Help You Land a Job

How Taking a Personality Quiz Could Help You Land a Job

Professional personality assessments may not be as trendy as their BuzzFeed counterparts, but knowing your results could set you apart in interviews. Imagine the immediate connection you could make with a recruiter if you share the same personality results. While employers enjoy knowing how their employees view the world, they really appreciate having an office that is self-aware. If you …

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Entrepreneur Profile: Gu Ji of Lai Ye

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Ji is Co-founder & COO at Zhulilaiye (助理来也), a start-up company focusing on providing personal assistant service to Chinese consumers powered by AI and human agents. She was also a columnist for Forbes China and a regular contributor to The Financial Times China and The WSJ China. A native Chinese speaker, she is fluent in English. Some of her numerous …

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Top 3 Job Advice Articles of the Week

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Welcoming the warm spring air in China, JingNews has curated top 3 Job Advice Articles for this week. THESE ARE RECRUITERS’ 7 BIGGEST JOB INTERVIEW PET PEEVES From Girlboss.com By Lauren McGoodwin Here’s the problem with the job-interview faux pas: You generally don’t realize you’re making one until way after the fact. Unless you completely blow it (y’know, by face-planting …

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Podcast: JingJobs Interview with Bill Li from MyDreamPlus

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  Victoria: Hi, my name is Victoria Landa-Steinau and you are listening to JingNews. Today we learn more about MyDreamPlus, a company that was founded in May 2015 and—within its first year of opening—was valued at 200 million RMB. With an emphasis on revolutionizing the workspace, MyDreamPlus has successfully opened 13 offices and plans on opening 5 more by the …

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New Visa Updates for Foreign Graduates in China

Good news! Starting 2017, foreigners who have graduated within the last year with a Master Degree from a Chinese university or a non-Chinese university will have the opportunity to apply for a work visa right after you graduate. A statement outlining these requirements for foreign students to apply for this visa has been published by the Ministry of Human Resources, the …

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Founder’s Profile : A Free Trial Class with yoli

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Today we’re here with a co-founder of yoli, James Lalonde. yoli is a mandarin language learning platform that runs completely within WeChat. Founded in October 2015, yoli has experienced great success with their first platform providing English classes, and have recently started providing Mandarin classes. If you’d like to improve your Mandarin, be sure to try a free trial through …

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New Era, New JingJobs: Company Profiles

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JingJobs is celebrating the launch of our brand new website! We hope you’ll love it as much as we do! Please find information below to help guide you through our exciting updates. Company Profiles Post A New Job Register and Create Your Account Now ! Sign in and click “Manage Jobs” then “Post a Job.” You can filter your job posts search by views, newest, and oldest posts. …

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New Era, New JingJobs: Jobseeker Profiles

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We Made Some Changes Don’t freak out! We had some upgrades to our platform recently and there may be some differences in navigation and how to access information. Have a read of our latest features below, we’re still making some changes as the website is in soft launch but feel free to let us know your feedback, suggestions and how …

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What to Do When You Don’t Know What to Do as a Career! by Carolyn Parry

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What to Do When You Don’t Know What to Do as a Career! By Carolyn Parry, Founder Director and Lead Coach at www.careeralchemy.co.uk I understand how it feels not to know what it is you want to do with your working life. How do I know? Because I have been there! It’s that very same feeling of restlessness, yearning and …

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Cats and Dogs: Basic Office Language

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This week our editors at JingJobs took a closer look into Michael Grinder’s simple theory in his contemporary book “Charisma: The Art of Relationships” which takes a closer look into how individuals communicate in a professional environment and how to recognize certain forms of communication. Grinder’s theory splits human beings’ personality into two types: cats and dogs. In this personality …

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Entrepreneur Feature: Chatting to _____? 聊天到____? by Mikey Chee

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Simply print your memories from your phone with WeChat!   聊天到打印 Chatting to Print 最近,我们一直可以看到大量致力于开发顶层信使的基础服务和开发人员的涌现。 Facebook Messenger, Slack 和微信等公司就是典范公司,为企业提供将聊天放在首位来吸引用户的平台。 在Fresh Prints酷毙印,我们在微信中已采取这种”先聊天”的方法,为微信中的用户提供简单便捷的照片印刷服务。客户进入我们的微信公众号 (或官服务号),通过单独的 H5 页查看我们自定义的菜单, 并相关连代理/客户体验,切换到键盘开始聊天/订购。用户通过和我们的客服聊天,一个可以提供多样词汇、emoji、名片等的代理,可以体验到一个无痛化订购系统。  Recently, we’ve been seeing a huge influx of message based services and developers that are building on top of messenger. Facebook Messenger, Slack and WeChat are examples of companies that are providing the platform for …

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Top 3 Job Advice Articles of the Week

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The Top Mistake Professional Women Make Without Even Realizing It From Inc.com By Melanie Curtin Article here. Traditionally, young girls are taught that it’s vulgar to talk about money, or to not ask for more money. This, Curtin writes, is the single largest mistake professional women make unbeknownst to them. By still holding on to old-fashioned ideals to do with …

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Top 3 Job Advice Articles of the Week

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18 Questions You Should Never Ask Your Boss From Business Insider By Rachel Gillett Article here. When you’ve finally landed a job, you may think you’re in the clear, but there are ways you can get on the bad side of your boss. Gillett writes, “there may be no stupid questions, but there are certainly annoying ones”. Questions that will …

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Top 3 Job Advice Articles of the Week

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5 Signs You’re Way Too Stressed (and You Don’t Even Know It) From themuse By Abby Wolfe Article here. We’ve all heard it and we all know that stress is one of the biggest causes of damage to your health and general wellbeing. That’s all very well and good, but what can you do about stress if you don’t even …

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Top 3 Job Advice Articles of the Week

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2 Must-Do’s When Changing Careers 
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 Article here. At one stage in their life, people are going to want to try something new and give themselves a new direction. The easiest, and most common way to do this is to change your job and embark on a whole new career path.It’s a lot easier said than …

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5 Tips to Get Hired by a Startup by Thomas Graziani of WalktheChat

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WalktheChat is focusing on providing foreign companies with opportunities to enter the Chinese market via WeChat. WalktheChat is working both with large groups such as Nestle, the American National Football League or Arla, and with SME’s trying to enter the Chinese market. The focus of WalktheChat is to provide technological and marketing solutions via developing platforms and campaigns tightly integrated …

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Top 3 Job Advice Articles of the Week

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Jane Goodall’s Commencement Speech Hit All the Right Inspirational Notes From themuse By Stacey Gawronski Article here. Feeling unmotivated and bored and in need of some serious inspiration? Read the commencement speech British conservationist Jane Goodall gave at University of Redlands. If anyone knows about sacrifice and hard work to reach your goals, it’s Goodall, who moved to Africa to …

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How To: Transform Your Interview Results

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How to transform your interview results! by Peter Edwards In an interview situation, the very best candidates not only tick all the boxes in terms of relevant skills, competencies, and experience, they also actively demonstrate a high-level of insight in the role itself, as well as an ability to hit the ground running if offered the position. In order to …

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