Thursday, March 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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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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HK gives tax breaks to encourage voluntary retirement savings

New law gives Hongkongers tax break of US$7,650 in a bid to boost their inadequate pension Hong Kong’s lawmakers have unanimously passed an amended law...

Diary

Asia Human Capital Development Conference 2019

Many companies are driving towards the future with talents built for the yester-years. To evolve, we need to drive transformation in this unprecedented environment...

HR Festival Asia 2019