Thursday, June 20, 2019

Flexibility as the Key to HR Technology Implementation

Implementing an effective HR strategy for the future is more about its ability to adapt, than its value as a permanent solution, explains Stephanie...

Amazon rolls out machines that pack orders and replace jobs

Amazon.com Inc. is rolling out machines to automate a job held by thousands of its workers: boxing up customer orders. The company started adding...

What’s Your Side Hustle?

More and more professionals are starting side hustles alongside their day-to-day jobs, providing them with “economic empowerment and creative freedom”, according to Hays CEO...

Job quality of concern to all workers

A joint ILO-Eurofound report covering about 1.2 billion of the world’s workers found stark differences in working hours, significant levels of intensive and emotionally...

Three trends impacting core HR systems

Recent technology advances have forced a multi-faceted transformation in the way humans experience life. As consumers, we live and die by smartphones, 4G connections,...

Digi hosts Botathon for Digital Acceleration with Automation Anywhere

Digi hosts industry-first Botathon Event for Digital Acceleration with Automation Anywhere Digi, one of Malaysia’s leading telecommunications service provider and Automation Anywhere, the global leader...

ASEAN Ministers Build Capacity to Manage Future of Work

ASEAN labour ministers discuss initiative to build capacity to manage future of work A new ASEAN initiative is in the works to boost the region's...

Taking Gender Diversity in Business Beyond HR

The 30% Club has launched a Strategy Best Practices Working Group to help businesses incorporate gender diversity into company-wide strategy development and beyond the...

The hyper-intelligent workforce and the future of work

How AI will give rise to a hyper-intelligent workforce, and how the reduction of the need for work will impact society. Asking which industries are...

HR minister to launch MTUC rally

After decades, HR minister to launch MTUC rally for workers again For the first time in decades, the human resource minister will be officiating the...

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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