Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Hong Kong University chief leaves for a job with lower pay

Money may not be everything when it comes to job satisfaction. Though many switch to higher paying jobs, there are some who contend that...

Asking employees the right questions — at the right time

Exit interviews get mixed reviews among HR professionals. But if you’re going to do them, you need to do them right. Andrew Lu, writing on...

More Malaysians may lose jobs this year, says MEF

        Malaysians can expect more job cuts this year. Already, companies are downsizing and many have started to freeze hiring. The Malaysian Employers Federation (MEF) says...

Older Singaporeans can work until age 67 from July this year

  The re-employment age for older workers in Singapore will be extended from 65 to 67 this July, and the new scheme promises no pay...

Creating an empowering work experience

By Jenny Maganran Goh Engagement is the buzz word in the global landscape. Today's employers face a more informed and sophisticated generation of employees who...

‘Crowdsourced’ feedback improves performance management

Employers looking to improve their performance management processes should "crowdsource" feedback, CEB HR advisory leader Aaron McEwan says. "Managers have more direct reports than they...

DASH FOR GROWTH ALARMS GREEN GROUPS

India’s race for further development has alarmed environmentalist groups, who feel that the country is sacrificing its natural habitat in favour of industrialisation. Their...

INDIA RANKS 18TH IN MOST DESIRABLE PLACE TO WORK

In a list compiled by the Boston Consulting Group, total jobs.com and The Network, India has been ranked as the 18th most desirable place...

YAHOO BUYS INDIA STARTUP

Yahoo! has leapt in to acquire the Indian startup Bookpad, a one-year-old company that hosts cloud-based documents. The deal is Yahoo’s first in India,...

MODI’S NEW INDIA WILL INCREASE JOBS

Modi’s Digital India vision looks set to turn the country into a modern technology and manufacturing hub. With his incitement for heavy investing in...