Friday, January 18, 2019

Singapore employees to receive 2.6% salary increase in 2019

  Singaporeans will see their salaries increase by 4.0 percent in 2019, according to the latest Salary Trends survey by ECA International (ECA). After factoring...

Foreign workers to be covered under SOCSO next year

The Cabinet has decided to place social security protection of foreign workers under Social Security Organisation (SOCSO) with effect from 1 January 2019. Human Resources...

AI Could Improve Worker Productivity

  Artificial Intelligence could improve worker productivity but career security fears must be alleviated. Recruiting experts, Hays says Artificial Intelligence (AI) could provide a boost to...

60% of CAEs believe their function lacks impact and influence

A staggering 60% of Chief Audit Executives (CAEs) believe that their functions do not have a strong impact and influence within their organisation, an...

Employer medical costs expected to rise in 2019

Employer medical costs expected to rise at nearly triple the rate of inflation in 2019 Medical plan costs paid by employers around the world are...

Growing Through Decent Jobs

An alternative path from crisis to recovery – growing through decent jobs Portugal has put more than 500,000 people back into work since the peak...

30% contribution by employers to HRDF to stop

30% contribution by employers to HRDF to stop from 15 November 2018 Human Resources Minister M. Kulasegaran has announced that the 30% contribution by employers...

ILO: Expand social protection to the 4 billion excluded

Two UN agency heads have signed a call for action for countries to expand social security and assistance to more than four billion people...

Emotional intelligence is vital for professional accountants

A new report from the ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) examines the role of emotional intelligence in developing the accountancy profession needed for...

Employers Surprised by Second Minimum Wage Hike

The Malaysian Employers Federation said it was taken aback by the Budget 2019 announcement by Minister of Finance YB Tuan Lim Guan Eng who...

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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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Stereotyping is a workplace problem

The ‘Beauty Premium’ and other forms of stereotyping are real, and they’re a workplace problem People say “seeing is believing”, but that’s wrong. The truth is,...

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Digital HR & Analytics Conference 2019

HR Leaders are being pushed to take on a larger role in helping to drive the organisation “to be digital” not just “do digital” by...