Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Can robots replace the human element of HR?

In the digital era, there is much hype on automation replacing jobs. According to a recent poll by CareerBuilder, 55% of HR managers believe...

Malaysian employees are the least engaged among Asian markets

In the face of a challenging global economy, employees are more skeptical than before, as they anticipate better navigation of the organisation’s future and...

Benefits are the key to keeping employees happy and motivated

  Monetary returns alone may no longer keep employees working at their peak. An attractive package that provides for a more wholesome career is the...

26 Hong Kong Companies Named Best Companies to Work for in...

Twenty-six companies in Hong Kong were named among the best companies to work for in Asia by HR Asia Magazine, in a survey that...

Is emotional intelligence a predictor of success?

  Gone are the days when a high IQ would place an employee at the pinnacle of achievement.  Today, the pre-eminence of IQ as a...

Microsoft India offers enhanced family benefits

  Recognising the need for a more inclusive approach, Microsoft India is introducing family caregiver leave for its staff. Under this enhanced scheme, staff will be...

New employment dispute centres to cover Singapore workers

  With the recent launch of two new dispute management offices, workers in Singapore now have access to a “cheaper, better, faster way” to resolve...

Are LGBT employees being left behind?

Despite the global shift towards a more inclusive community embracing diversity, only over half of organisations tailored their policies to specifically accommodate lesbian gay,...

Ricoh (Malaysia) announces leadership change

Ms Alice Lee will helm Ricoh (Malaysia) as the Chief Operating Officer, replacing Mr Peter Wee, effective 1 April this year.  Alice Lee shall...

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...

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Amid Declining Birth Rates Singapore Calls on it’s Ageing Workforce

As the current leadership of Singapore prepares to hand over power to the next generation of leaders in the coming years, new legislation are...

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Nearly 3.5 million freelancers working in Japan amid rise in flexible...

Nearly 3.5 million freelancers working in Japan amid rise in flexible employment styles Up to 3.41 million people, accounting for about 5 percent of Japan’s...

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Intercultural Advantage for Human Resources Leaders

When: 4 September 2019 Where: Novotel Bangkok Sukhumvit 20 Time: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm Human Resources leaders in international organizations face unique and stressful situations. Speaking...

3rd HR Leaders Asia 2019