@Redmart with Edward Sim

Updated: Aug 28, 2018

BBA 2016

Assistant Manager - Transport Operations Support



Q. What are some advice you can give to the graduates entering the workforce?

As a recent graduate, especially in the operations line, it will be hard to convince people who are many years your senior. Setting processes is very easy but changing something that has been running for 5-10 years is very hard. You will need to handle, convince and persuade people that your idea is better for the company.

"The lecturer said this. “Who do you think takes over the CEO role when he moves up the rankings? It will be the COO, as he knows everything. Just look at Tim Cook and how he took over the reins of Apple” Thus, I decided take operation management as my specialisation and aim for the COO position."

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