Sunday, February 23, 2020

Causes of Gender Gaps in the Labour Market

Despite the considerable progress that has been made towards achieving gender equality in the world of work, certain factors seem to be preventing it...

The All-seeing Eye of Social Media

Thanks to the internet and social media, we can barely keep anything a secret anymore. There are even websites and online services now that...

Japan’s Culture of Overwork Gives Rise to a New Market

It is no secret that Japan has a huge problem with it’s work culture. It has become normalised and cultural acceptable for workers to...

Japan’s Long Road to Employment Disruption

With a rapidly aging population and a disturbingly low birth-rate, the war for talent in Japan is becoming even more intense. The employment market...

A New Threat to China’s Economy: Low Birth Rate

Heading into 2020, China’s birth rate fell to its lowest level in the country’s modern history. This is drawing concern from all across the...

Top 10 skills for the 21st-century employee (Infographic)

In an increasingly connected world, employees look for more than a good report card of As. Not too long ago, it was academic credentials...

This is where people work the longest hours

  Mexicans work far longer days than anyone else. Germans, on the other hand, clock up the least hours. New data from the Organization for Economic...

HR Asia Announces Indonesia’s Best Companies to Work for in Asia

Jakarta, 14 June 2019 — Thirty-four Indonesia companies have been named the Best Companies to Work for in Asia by the human resources publication,...

A New Era for Alibaba Begins as Jack Ma Steps Aside

It has been 20 years since an ambitious and charismatic English teacher co-founded Alibaba. The company has since grown to become one of the...

US$500b a year to ensure basic levels of social protection worldwide

More than US$500b a year needed to ensure basic levels of social protection worldwide More than US$500 billion a year needs to be invested if...

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Singapore to Offer Cash Grant to Offset Local Workers’ Wages

With the announcement of Singapore’s Budget 2020, Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat has promised the introduction of a new scheme that will subsidise...

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Singapore to Offer Cash Grant to Offset Local Workers’ Wages

With the announcement of Singapore’s Budget 2020, Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat has promised the introduction of a new scheme that will subsidise...

Diary

HR Summit 2020

When: 16 March - 18 March 2020 Where: RACV Royal Pines Resort & Spa Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia Marshall Goldsmith, the World’s #1 Executive Coach &...