Sunday, February 17, 2019

Malaysia observes steady decline in demand for banking talent

The latest figures for online hiring of banking and finance talent in Malaysia were devoid of any positive growth momentum, according to data provided...

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...

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...

No Improvement In Online Hiring Activity for Southeast Asia Banking Professionals

According to the latest Monster Employment Index (MEI), hiring activity within Southeast Asia’s Banking and Financial Services Industry (BFSI) did not show any signs...

Maybank extends maternity leave up to 365 days

Female employees of Maybank Malaysia will enjoy longer maternity leave, according to a recent announcement by the bank. The new scheme, which comes after a...

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...

Demand for SEA finance and account roles still in decline

The online hiring activities in the BFSI sector across Singapore, Malaysia and Philippines witnessed slight improvement in annual hiring numbers, acccording to the latest...

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...

Employment Outlook In Southeast Asia’s BFSI Sector Remains Cautious

  Southeast Asia’s Banking and Financial Services sector is still displaying a cautious hiring outlook, despite seeing slight improvement in online hiring in Singapore and...

Hays Talent Solutions well placed to end Malaysia’s skills mismatch concerns

Following a year of successful growth, Malaysia is looking forward to a profitable 2018. However, if there is a figurative grey cloud on the...

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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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Didi to lay off 15% staff

China ride-hailing giant Didi to lay off 15% staff this year Beijing-based ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing will lay off 15% of its staff this year,...

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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...