Sunday, July 21, 2019

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...

‘Crowdsourced’ feedback improves performance management

Employers looking to improve their performance management processes should "crowdsource" feedback, CEB HR advisory leader Aaron McEwan says. "Managers have more direct reports than they...

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...

OVER 10,000 FEARED DEAD IN TYPHOON

The death toll from a super typhoon that decimated entire towns in the Philippines could soar well over 10,000, making it the country’s worst...

THOMSON REUTERS INCLUDES SAME-SEX PARTNERS IN BENEFITS

Media and information firm Thomson Reuters announced that it now offers health insurance benefits to Philippine employees’ partners, whether of the same or opposite...

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Malaysia Must Adapt to IR4.0 Fast or Risk Losing Untapped Talent

Industrial Revolution 4.0 has brought with it massive, game-changing ideas and innovations that could potentially increase productivity and efficiency across multiple industries. As such,...

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Freeze on foreign worker intake in wholesale and retail sector lifted

The Malaysian government has lifted the freeze on foreign worker intake in the wholesale and retail sector. Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Minister, Datuk...

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