- Comp & Benefits
- Work/Life Balance
- Senior Management
- Culture & Values
- Career Opportunities
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Really nice working environment, and bosses are very nice and pay attention to employee's career growth.
Great work-life balance. You never need to pick up a work phone call from home.
Clear vision on the market. And it's done a good job in the cooperate marketing.
It does not provide a very competitive compensation plan.
There are too many systems in the company, take some time to figure out which is which.
Getting an Interview
Getting an Interview
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I applied through other source. The process took 2 days – interviewed at Global Sources (Makati City (Philippines)) in May 2013.
I was invited to their Makati office for a written exam. I screwed it up because I didn't have the syntax memorized for the program I needed to write based on their machine problems. After the exam I was told they will contact me for the next steps.
Few days more and the HR personnel texted me asking for a phone interview. But for some reason, I politely declined and informed her I decided to stop the pursuit of career in their company.
- Machine problems need to be solved by writing program on paper. Answer Question
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Global Sources views its operations as being of great import (and export, too). The company provides an online business-to-business marketplace for import/export traders. Its Web site allows more than 800,000 buyers to search through products of 190,000 suppliers from approximately 200 countries, with a strong focus on the Chinese market. Global Sources also sponsors exhibitions (called China Sourcing Fairs), and provides such e-commerce services as private online catalogs and supply chain management. The company concentrates primarily on such industries as fashion...