Saturday, September 22, 2018

Flexible workspaces: Office-sharing takes off in Tokyo

Imagine a room full of comfy chairs and practical tables, a kitchen off to one side and a fantastic view out of the window....

Log off, get a life!

The head of Amazon.com Inc.’s India business has a radical idea for his troops: Log off, get a life. In an memo to his...

Single system for hiring foreign workers

Prime Minister, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said the government would establish a single system to hire foreign workers without differentiating source countries. He said...

Technology Companies in Asia-Pacific Raise Hiring Expectations

Technology companies across Asia-Pacific are reporting more optimistic hiring plans, according to new data from Radford, a division of Aon plc. The percentage of technology companies...

MIEA refocuses on skills development

MIEA refocuses industry training programmes on skill development for real estate fraternity The Malaysian Institute of Estate Agents is confident that the locl property market...

Indian Companies Dodge The ‘Maternity Leave’ Privilege By Not Hiring Women

If any of the job seekers have struggled to find a decent one online through job portals then they must be familiar with the...

Pulsifi raises US$1.1 million in angel funding

Pulsifi, a technology company that provides a user-friendly online HR software platform combining artificial intelligence (AI) and organisational psychology for organisations to hire, retain...

Ana the Chatbot: a game changer for the recruitment process

Everise/C3 announce the launch of its first internally developed recruitment chatbot. Ana the Chatbot will aid in talent acquisition for Everise/C3 and was designed...

Japan to accept more “unskilled” foreign workers next year

Japan needs more ‘unskilled’ foreign workers – but they can’t bring family Japan wants to start accepting more foreign workers from April next year, Prime...

ASEAN Gen Y Finance Professionals Prioritise Career Advancement and Work Challenges

A new study launched today by the Asian Institute of Finance (AIF) reveals that Gen Y Financial Services Industry (FSI) professionals across Indonesia, Malaysia,...

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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...

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Singapore needs foreign tech talent: Education Minister

Singapore, grappling with an ageing population and a shortage of high-tech workers, says it needs to bring in foreign talent in areas including software...

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Asia Human Capital Development Conference 2018

  Your organisation’s Learning Curve is its Earning curve. In today’s fast-changing and increasingly digital world of work, organisations must constantly adapt and innovate rigorously....