Ask an Engineer: Is It Ever Time for a Code Rewrite?

It’s been blamed for the downfall of companies from Borland to Netscape. Serial entrepreneur Steve Blank calls it “startup suicide.” Stack Overflow CEO Joel Spolsky claims it’s the “single worst strategic mistake that a software company can make.”

A Day in the Life of the People’s Team Lead at Carousell

  Richard Branson once said: “Success in business is all about people, people, people. Whatever industry a company is in, its employees are its biggest competitive advantage.” In a span of five years, Carousell has grown from a team of three to almost 200. How did we attract, manage and retain...

AI is taking over SXSW, and maybe the world

SXSW is a good place to watch waves. Although it is only my fourth year at the conference, it was clear that topic of AI is taking over the event, and maybe the world too. Tons of talks, two full days dedicated to the topic itself and the focal...

A Day in the Life of Trust & Safety at Carousell

The experience of our Carousellers is our top priority. We had a chat with Felicia, our Marketplace Operations Manager who looks into Trust & Safety, to tell us more on how she and her team works to provide a safer marketplace for our users. 10am: Taking Stock of the Inbox One...

A Day in the Life of a Data Analyst

These days, more and more people are interested in Data Analytics. Using data to solve problems is both charming and challenging! From an industrial perspective, there are more and more jobs in this field coming up. People talk about topics like data mining, machine learning, text mining, chat bots, and computer vision, etc. For...

Part-Time Retail Job Interview: 7 Questions People Regret Not Asking

Welcome to the final part of the series: Questions People Regret Not Asking During a Part-Time Job Interview, where we drill down to the specific things you should clarify at a part-time job interview for a certain industry. Today, we are exploring the retail industry! P.S if you missed out on...

How to Prepare for an Events Job Interview: 4 Awesome Tips

Are you preparing for your events job interview? Feeling nervous? I know, job interviews are tough... The interviewer will ask you questions that you can't answer and the stress can get too much to handle. What's worse? The events industry is popular in Singapore. You could have applied for common roles like...

The Carousell Intern Book

We all know the importance of internships; they are a critical part of a student's early career development. At Carousell, we're keen to give our interns the best possible experience to learn in a fast-paced, technology-driven environment. Working in the technology industry is a whole different ball game from that of...
How To Prepare For An Interview in Singapore for F&B industry

How to Prepare for an Interview: 5 Tips to Get You a F&B Job

By Gabriel Ibasco We all know that F&B jobs are no easy feat - long hours and busy weekends are all part of the hustle and bustle. Plus, it's difficult to know what to expect when you’re applying for a job. What kind of questions will they ask me? How can...
How To Prepare For An Interview in Singapore

How To Prepare For An Interview: 7 Tips To Get You A Retail Job

I know, preparing for a job interview is tough. Especially in Singapore. You probably applied for your dream retail job and you’re nervously trying to figure out how to prepare to face the scary interviewer. What’s worse is, there are 100+ others applying for the same position. Someone more qualified might...