Where Would You Work?
SME Magazine Singapore|Issue 11, 2021
Singapore places among the top 10 global work destinations for the first time

COVID-19 is one of the key factors that has drastically changed the way talent thinks about their work and mobility preferences. Just about everybody’s view of work has been reshaped, in one way or another, by the pandemic. And this is reflected in the top 10 global work destinations as reported by Boston Consulting Group, The Network, and SEEK Asia.

The survey covered 209,000 people in 190 countries. With the last survey done in 2018, the changes to the list of top ten destinations largely reflect different countries’ success in managing COVID-19 outbreaks. Almost all of the countries that have fallen lower on the list or disappeared from it – including the US, France, Italy, and Spain – have struggled, at some point in the last year, to “flatten the curve.”

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