Thursday, June 20, 2019

Should employers look for the best fit?

In the landscape of meritocracy, most recruiters would believe that the best job is reserved for the best man. However, getting the perfect fit...

When Mental Illness Comes to Work

When Mental Illness Comes to Work By Peter Wilson A recent incident at a major Australian airport saw an employee of one of the infrastructure utilities...

Alibaba plans to set up regional distribution hub in Malaysia, say...

Alibaba plans to set up regional distribution hub in Malaysia, say sources Alibaba Group Holdings Limited, often referred to as the ”eBay of China” is...

Lenovo’s new head HR for Asia Pacific to drive transformation initiatives

Lenovo’s new head HR for Asia Pacific to drive transformation initiatives Lenovo has appointed Subhankar Roy Chowdhury to helm its human resources team in the...

15 Things Leaders Can Manage (and One They Can’t)

  15 Things Leaders Can Manage (and One They Can’t) by Jesse Lyn Stoner   Things Leaders Can Manage (and Should) Focus and Attention You can manage what you put...

Maybank extends maternity leave up to 365 days

Female employees of Maybank Malaysia will enjoy longer maternity leave, according to a recent announcement by the bank. The new scheme, which comes after a...

Building a high performance organisation today

  Talent Management Asia 2017 is a synergy of global talents and strategies; it serves as a platform for business leaders and HR practitioners to discuss...

What can you do when your workplace becomes toxic?

We cannot deny that there is the good and ugly in each person, and the difference is that some allow the dark side to...

Vodafone announces global initiatives to help women re-enter workforce

Designed to attract talented women to return to the workforce, the Vodafone ReConnect programme is embarking on a global recruitment programme, targeting 1,000 recruits...

Managing attrition of returning mothers

  Webinar: Sponsored childcare support – Going beyond gender diversity In conjunction with International Women’s Day, People Matters in partnership with Founding Years is holding a...

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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,...

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Gig economy boosts mental health for self-employed

Self-employment is positively related with mental health, a new INSEAD Working Paper has found. Among the gains recorded for gig economy workers are the...

Diary

DramaFree Tools for Managers

When: 20 July 2019 (Saturday) Where: TPC Kuala Lumpur, 10 Jalan 1/70D, 6000 Kuala Lumpur Time: 8.30am—5.00pm Are you finding it difficult to manage relationships at work? Always...

MERIT Asia Summit 2019