Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Women hold top management jobs in Malaysia civil service

  As high as 35% of top policy-making positions are held by women in Malaysia’s public sector. The latest figures – 1,419 women holding top positions...

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...

THE CURIOUS CASE OF PRESENTEEISM

Actor Woody Allen once said that 80% of but, because of illness or other medical conditions, not fully functioning—can cut individual productivity by one-third...

‘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...

Millennials Accept Negative Feedback Better if They Perceive it Benefitting Them,...

  Researchers from Bradley University in Illinois had identified the effective methods of giving negative feedback to millenials in the workplace. In the study done in...

How to identify future leaders

Six specific character traits can indicate to HR which employees should be developed into leaders, a global leadership expert says. Executive coach and author John...

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Malaysian Fresh Graduate Salary Shows a 6 Per Cent Increase

Jobstore.com has released its latest “Jobstore Salary Report 2018/2019”. According to the report, salary for fresh graduates has gradually climbed by 6 per cent...

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Contract workers a permanent feature in Malaysia

Temporary and contract workers becoming more permanent solutions in Malaysia Temping & Contracting With the positive outlook of the local economy and business activity in Malaysia,...

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Talent Development & Succession Planning Masterclass 2019

Event Dates: 24 – 27 June 2019 Event Location: Singapore Official Event Website: http://www.equip-global.com/talent-development-amp-succession-planning-masterclass-2019 It is increasingly important that organizations have an effective succession management strategy in order to ensure...