Friday, June 23, 2017

International CSR Summit Kicks Off Tomorrow

Top CSR leaders will gather in Bangkok tomorrow for the International CSR Summit (ICS), Asia’s large scale and regional summit. The third edition of...

Can robots replace the human element of HR?

In the digital era, there is much hype on automation replacing jobs. According to a recent poll by CareerBuilder, 55% of HR managers believe...

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Malaysian Companies Seek Additional Data on Specific Areas According to a World Bank Group report, the private sector in Malaysia wants more crime statistics, as...

The World’s Best Places to Retire in 2017

Malaysia has been ranked the sixth best place to retire in, according to the International Living’s Annual Global Retirement Index. It said Malaysia has...

Is a Pay Rise Enough to Retain Your Top Employee?

Nine out of 10 employees surveyed by Hudson expect their base salary to increase at their next review with their manager. But only 2...

Malaysian employees are the least engaged among Asian markets

In the face of a challenging global economy, employees are more skeptical than before, as they anticipate better navigation of the organisation’s future and...

Benefits are the key to keeping employees happy and motivated

  Monetary returns alone may no longer keep employees working at their peak. An attractive package that provides for a more wholesome career is the...

Is emotional intelligence a predictor of success?

  Gone are the days when a high IQ would place an employee at the pinnacle of achievement.  Today, the pre-eminence of IQ as a...

Microsoft India offers enhanced family benefits

  Recognising the need for a more inclusive approach, Microsoft India is introducing family caregiver leave for its staff. Under this enhanced scheme, staff will be...

New employment dispute centres to cover Singapore workers

  With the recent launch of two new dispute management offices, workers in Singapore now have access to a “cheaper, better, faster way” to resolve...