Thursday, June 20, 2019

Millennials Accept Negative Feedback Better if They Perceive it Benefitting Them,...

  Researchers from Bradley University in Illinois had identified the effective methods of giving negative feedback to millenials in the workplace. In the study done in...

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...

Standardised metrics could solve HR’s image problem

  The lack of visibility around what HR functions achieve and how they communicate results are damaging their perception in organisations, according to a human...

6 Must-Haves For Successful Recruitment

By: Moon Won Hiring talent in Malaysia has been an ongoing challenge faced by businesses over the years. This has prompted both the Malaysian government...

JOB HOPPING, A GOOD IDEA IF YOU ARE NOT PROGRESSING FOR...

  While some employers take job-hopping negatively, human resource practitioners said employees who have been stuck in the same position for five years could benefit...

SINGAPOREANS LIVING PAYCHECK TO PAYCHECK

Prosperous island nation though it may be, it seems that Singapore’s citizens are unable to cope with unexpected financial expenses due to poor saving...

SINGAPORE STILL LACKS FEMALE REPRESENTATION

Singapore is still lagging behind when it comes to representation in the workforce, especially in its senior levels. Though gender parity has been achieved...

ASIAN PENSION SYSTEM HAS MAJOR WEAKNESS

According to the Melbourne Mercer Global Pension Index, which studies global pension systems on the three indices of adequacy, sustainability, and integrity, a major...

SENSORS TO BE PART OF SINGAPORE SMART NATION

Around 1,000 sensors are to be planted throughout the island nation to track everything from air quality and water level to public safety. The...

INTERNATIONALISATION AND RAISING PRODUCTIVITY IS KEY

The inaugural Singapore Business Federation & American Express Singapore Business and Financial Strategy Survey 2014 has revealed that Singapore enterprises are considering going regional...

Featured

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,...

Top News

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