Thursday, June 20, 2019

26 weeks of paid parental leave?

26 weeks of paid parental leave? That’s what some employees in Singapore get Employees of British alcoholic beverage firm Diageo in Singapore will soon be...

Getting millennials onboard the maritime industry

Competition for young talent is becoming increasingly stiff as young people are entering the workforce with greater expectations. With Singapore boasting the title of the...

Voice Search Technology and Work

How Voice Search Technology Could Impact the World of Work Voice search technology could only be a few years away from becoming the dominant method...

Leaders call for new playbook to accelerate gender equality

Global Leaders call for a new playbook to accelerate progress on gender equality at P&G WeSeeEqual Summit Procter & Gamble today hosted the second annual...

Bloomberg expands parental leave policy

Bloomberg expands parental leave policy from 18 to 26 weeks The gender neutral policy provides fully-paid leave for primary caregivers, and also covers adoptions and...

Seven ways AI and AR will impact future workplaces

Who is watching you? Future workplaces are likely to be filled with sensors giving real time feedback about what is happening in the physical workplace. ...

A Wake-Up Call for Technology Professionals

Think you are all set to ride the new wave of technology disruption? Think again! Shortage of IT professionals as well as the high...

How AI and AR will impact future workplaces

To the pessimist, Artificial Intelligence (AI) is associated with terrifying and dystopian scenarios, where machines replace (and eventually overtake) humans. To the optimist, AI...

Fortinet Continues Commitment to Close Cyber Skills Gap

Fortinet Continues Commitment to Close the Cyber Skills Gap Though Its NSE Institute Training and Certification Program Fortinet, a global leader in broad, integrated and...

More than half of employees hide social media activity

More than half of employees hide social media activity from employer With 90% of people in employment going online several times a day, it can...

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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