August 11th, 2009
04:36 PM GMT
Share this on:


soundoff (3 Responses)
  1. Javed Nisar

    Hi, I was working with International Schools in Dubai, Singapore and Japan before. Now with this new change in market I couldn't find a proper job in the developed countries, so I took job in Pakistan with the local school as a Director. Now I have been working in lahore almost 6 months now and I am very happy here, even I am making way less than half what I was making in Dubai and Singapore but I am very happy here because I see life more than just making money. I see a reason to be here. Now I am working on developing another school.
    Javed Nisar

    August 12, 2009 at 12:48 pm |
  2. Lyndon Sullivan @lindano on twitter

    Very interesting,it gives a good idea how people around the world are using themselves & selling their capabilities,to get a job,in these high unemployment times,i would recommend anyone to watch ,Questmeansbusiness on CNN, to get good information & even directive,to attaining a job.Yours, Lyndon Sullivan, @lindano on twitter.

    August 12, 2009 at 7:39 pm |
  3. Fionn

    Richard Quest – you are such a Twit(ter). Job-seekers need to LEARN first then they will (L)EARN!! The USA and the UK need to go back in history and RE-introduce the apprentice system which Germany and Switzerland never gave up. Apprentices have to work for a small wage for the 1st year, they get a rise in the 2nd year, and a living wage in the 3rd year. After that, the sky's the limit – they can be on 4 or 5 000 Swiss Francs a month and be able to afford their own apartment and vacations abroad. I wonder though if Richard Quest would be bright enough though to get a job as an apprentice with e.g. Novartis or Credit Suisse? How old are you anway, Richard?

    August 13, 2009 at 3:00 pm |

Post a comment


 

CNN welcomes a lively and courteous discussion as long as you follow the Rules of Conduct set forth in our Terms of Service. Comments are not pre-screened before they post. You agree that anything you post may be used, along with your name and profile picture, in accordance with our Privacy Policy and the license you have granted pursuant to our Terms of Service.

About Quest Means Business

Quest Means Business airs Monday to Friday, 1600 New York and 2100 London, and is hosted by Richard Quest.

 

 

 
 
Powered by WordPress.com VIP