04 Jul '11, 11am

'Choose a job that makes you happy'

'Choose a job that makes you happy'

Chairman of Spring Singapore, Philip Yeo, receiving an Honorary Doctor of Letters from the NUS. IN THE current job market where graduates enjoy a 'plethora of choices', what matters is that they pick a job for which they have genuine passion. Addressing 279 medical graduands from the National University of Singapore (NUS) on Monday in the first of the university's commencement ceremonies this year, Mr Philip Yeo, 65, told the students to choose a job 'that makes you happy'. The chairman of government agency Spring Singapore was also part of the ceremony - he received an Honorary Doctor of Letters from the NUS. The ceremony saw the first batch of 24 medical students from the Duke-NUS Graduate Medial School presented with their degrees. A total of 255 students from the Yong Lu Lin School of Medicine also received their degrees in the same ceremony. Some 9,772 graduates will ...

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/BreakingNews/Singapore/Story/...

Comments

  1. 04 Jul '11, 2pm

    sometimes easier said than done... you have to make a living, pay study loan, give parents allowance. guess we are lucky cos in singapore if you willing to wok hard, wont starve but may need to give up iphone or ipad lah! :)

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