Monday, September 23, 2019

Kuala Lumpur ranked 44 in Supporting Women Entrepreneurs

At the 10th annual Dell Women Entrepreneur Network Summit, Dell Technologies announced findings of the 2019 Women Entrepreneur Cities (WE Cities) Index, ranking 50...

Technology Can Lead to a Sense of Isolation

An overreliance on technology when communicating in the workplace could lead to employees feeling isolated, warns recruiting experts Hays. Modern offices mean professionals are...

Pressure group in UK calls for guaranteed hours

The Living Wage Foundation in the UK says employers should offer their part-time and casual staff a minimum of 16 hours' work per week....

Six emerging roles that are reshaping the workplace

I was recently in New York for a Wall Street Journal conference, where I served as a panelist speaking on how company leaders can find and...

US tech unemployment drops to 20-year low

With overall unemployment in the US sitting at 3.6%, the strategy of finding and attracting talent keeps getting more difficult for HR leaders. But...

Working abroad could boost your salary by more than a third

Young professionals who move abroad for work could see their earnings jump by more than a third, according to a new study which found...

Switzerland Best Destination for Expats

The Top Ten Countries for Expats For the first time in four years, Singapore is not the best destination for expatriate workers, according to HSBC’s...

GE adopts new contingent workforce model

In 2015, General Electric’s digital hub in Detroit needed JAVA software developers. But instead of turning to in-house recruiters skilled at hiring experienced IT...

Warming expected to slash equivalent of 80 million jobs by 2030

As climate change worsens, growing heat stress on workers in agriculture and other sectors will cause a productivity loss equal to 80 million full-time...

How to create a work culture that attracts top talent

In the past, the majority of office experiences were more or less the same: Clock in, work, lunch, work, clock out, repeat. Companies emphasised...

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Asia Corporate Wellness Market Expected to Double by 2024

The corporate wellness market in the APAC region is set to grow from US$3.4 billion in 2015 to US$7.4 billion by 2024. This prediction...

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Employer Medical Benefit Costs in Asia Pacific to Grow 8.7% in...

Medical costs in Asia Pacific are forecasted to increase from 8.6 percent in 2019 to 8.7 percent in 2020, according to the 2020 Global...

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HR Leaders Singapore 2019

When: 10 October 2019 Where: Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel, Singapore This one-day strategy meeting offers unique feature of— interactive roundtable discussions featuring key topics in talent...