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Double the Impact in Half the Time

(4 min read) In today’s busy world, there is no longer a typical work day or job arrangement. Alongside the transforming workforce, we challenge ourselves to restlessly reinvent by listening and responding to how our top talent thrive at work. More than ever, companies are now exploring flexible work arrangements, including opportunities for job sharing. Helen Whitehead […]

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Intern Spotlight: Meet Michael Hu Youren, Visual Design Intern

(2 min read) “I feel most fulfilled when my ideas brought to the table are deemed useful and recognised by my superiors.” This is what Michael Hu Youren learned about himself during his internship experience at IBM. Michael is completing a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree in Design Communications at the Lasalle College of the […]

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Intern Spotlight: Meet Shi Yuan, Data Science Intern

Can you imagine what kinds of insights people can find when the right tools are available to process a vast amount of data? In this blog, Tang Shi Yuan shares the most rewarding part of his internship at IBM. He is a graduating student with a Master of Technology in Knowledge Engineering from the National University […]

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Intern Spotlight: Meet Derek Chin, Software Engineering Intern for Blockchain Research

“My colleagues are talented, experienced researchers and software engineers who understand the hurdles that a junior software engineer face.” This is how Derek Chin describes his internship experience at IBM. Derek is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Engineering Science (Computer Science) and Master of Science in Technology Management at the Nanyang Technological University, graduating […]

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Intern Spotlight: Meet Pyu Thit, Application Consultant Intern

(2 min read) “Make mistakes and learn from them.” This is one of the key takeaways of Pyu Thit New, an application consultant intern who graduated with a Diploma in Business Enterprise IT from the Nanyang Polytechnic in 2019. In this interview, she shares about how her constant thirst for learning and not being afraid […]

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Guided By a Sense of Purpose

(2 min read) By David La Rose I felt particularly proud to be an IBMer when I sat down to watch the ABC’s Catalyst Program last week talking about the advances we are making in robotics and the impact it’s having on the lives of so many Aussies. On the show, Dr. Nikki Stamp met […]

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My IBM Grad Hire Learning Journey

(3 min read) By Keziah Jan Isidoro Fresh out of college, I really just had one goal: to get a job. I applied to many different companies, beautifying my resume and spending late nights on JobStreet. I was determined to find a job where I would be able to grow, not only as a professional […]

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I Almost Gave Up on My Tech Career But Found New Hope in IBM

(3 min read) By Paula Dichoso After not having a job for almost 6 months, I was at a low point in my life. I was so discouraged that I was ready to give up and find something outside of the career and industry that I had initially chosen. Little did I know that there […]

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This is Why I Volunteer

By James Cleaver (2 min read) It’s 2:00am and I’m crouched over my computer screen, staring blankly. I know I have an error in my code somewhere—a forgotten comma, colon, or some other minor error, but unable to focus enough to solve it. In less than 18 hours there will be 100 teachers walking in […]

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IBM Has Always Been Defined by the IBMer

By: David La Rose (2 min read) I came across an interesting fact the other day: In 1958, the lifespan for a company on the Standard & Poor (S&P) 500 was roughly 61 years. Today, the average is just 18 years, which means that 75% of the S&P 500 will be replaced by 2027. At 107 […]

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How the Youth Can Make a Difference: Reflections of an IBM Millennial from the Next Gen Lab

By Jing Sun (7 min read) I admit I sometimes have issues with procrastination. But a few weeks have passed and I still cannot give up the thought to share the fantastic experience I had in Singapore. Just a few weeks ago, I was surprised to receive an invitation from IBM Millennial Corps to attend […]

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