View Poll Results: How are you affected by the recession?

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  • Pay cut

    9 15.52%
  • Shorter work week/hours or forced leave.

    10 17.24%
  • jobless/retrenched

    9 15.52%
  • Not affected, iron rice bowl job.

    18 31.03%
  • Not affected, student or living on someone else income.

    12 20.69%
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Thread: Are u affected by the recession?

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    Default Are u affected by the recession?

    How does this recession affect your daily living lifestyle?
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    as an NSF... i don't feel anything yet... but sadly; i'm entering the workforce in 3mths time... good game alr
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    hai, finished my contract with canon already...gg got to find new job again...time for a change of environment liao.

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    Spending much less on everything...
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    eating grass very soon...
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    Sell my valuables

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    Not affect much....yet.

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    Studying.....

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    Shouldn't there be a "Not Yet" choice? This recession will affect us all, just a matter of time only. Those who still has project (won from last year), like my company, will continue to have works. For us, most likely would be busy till middle of this year.

    After that, not sure...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Simon_84 View Post
    hai, finished my contract with canon already...gg got to find new job again...time for a change of environment liao.
    U working with canon?? Contract? IT dept?

    Eh reccession arh.... I oso dunno what to say. I guess life goes on lah....

    Juz that abit more trouble here and there lor. Then walking under the HDB flats muz be more careful abit lor. Anytime may have a huge load falling down from these flats, and u won't wanna be hit by them....

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    Will see more ppl selling off their camera gears and for those with iron rice bowl one can take this opportunity to sapu all they need

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    Default Re: Are u affected by the recession?

    Quote Originally Posted by lexus View Post
    Will see more ppl selling off their camera gears and for those with iron rice bowl one can take this opportunity to sapu all they need
    It's a Dog eat Dog world huh? heh

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    Default Re: Are u affected by the recession?

    Just look at the restaurants, shopping centres, telco shops, long queues. Where's the recession?

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    it is a slowdown ... maybe just the entry phase ... i think we have not seen the "Full Impact" yet

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    Quote Originally Posted by lexus View Post
    Will see more ppl selling off their camera gears and for those with iron rice bowl one can take this opportunity to sapu all they need
    some even sell car and downgrade house.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Exposure View Post
    it is a slowdown ... maybe just the entry phase ... i think we have not seen the "Full Impact" yet
    I think you are right, the FULL IMPACT not here yet.

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    i am still ok now.. but yesterday meeting.. they told me that our deparment will need to end by march... think will b jobless soon.. hope they assign me to other department...sad new...

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    Quote Originally Posted by lexus View Post
    Will see more ppl selling off their camera gears and for those with iron rice bowl one can take this opportunity to sapu all they need
    Yea, i waiting for that to happen oso.... But sad to say i dun have iron ricebowl. I am juz mentally strong enuf to resist the BBB virus during good times juz a few mths back...

    Quote Originally Posted by Exposure View Post
    it is a slowdown ... maybe just the entry phase ... i think we have not seen the "Full Impact" yet
    Eh yes probably not the full impact yet.... Full impact when STI drop to 1200??

    Quote Originally Posted by Exposure View Post
    some even sell car and downgrade house.
    But problem is alot of singaporeans in deep **** now are still not prepared to face the music... Go look at the property sector now, still tonnes of ppl whom buy at sky high prices a year or two back want to sell them off at the same sky high prices....

    Quote Originally Posted by likimikuku View Post
    i am still ok now.. but yesterday meeting.. they told me that our deparment will need to end by march... think will b jobless soon.. hope they assign me to other department...sad new...
    Hmmm.... Been hearing alot of these recently from my friends. Good luck to u bro!

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    told before CNY to look for new job...2 weeks ago arranged for interview..got the job after 15minutes...told to start job the next day...I zham brake...started work a week later...now 10days into new job...but shiong man....
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    Default Re: Are u affected by the recession?

    Quote Originally Posted by HydroPoP View Post
    How does this recession affect your daily living lifestyle?
    I only had half a char siew pao for lunch..... shucks......:sweat








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    just joking lah, don't make yourself feel worse by asking this question, economy is bad, but don't keep getting fixated on it..... ok?

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