Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Hong Kong University chief leaves for a job with lower pay

Money may not be everything when it comes to job satisfaction. Though many switch to higher paying jobs, there are some who contend that...

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...

More Malaysians may lose jobs this year, says MEF

        Malaysians can expect more job cuts this year. Already, companies are downsizing and many have started to freeze hiring. The Malaysian Employers Federation (MEF) says...

Older Singaporeans can work until age 67 from July this year

  The re-employment age for older workers in Singapore will be extended from 65 to 67 this July, and the new scheme promises no pay...

Creating an empowering work experience

By Jenny Maganran Goh Engagement is the buzz word in the global landscape. Today's employers face a more informed and sophisticated generation of employees who...

‘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...

INTEL CLOSES COSTA RICA SITE

Chipmaker Intel, struggling with a shrinking personal computer market, is shutting its assembly and test operation in Costa Rica and eliminating 1,500 jobs. The...

VIETNAM NOT IN MIDDLEINCOME TRAP

Vietnam has been a middle-income country for only three years and cannot be considered to have fallen into the middle income trap until it...

HR TRAINING SUPPORT FROM RUSSIA WANTED

Vietnam hopes to receive more support from Russia in training of human resources in nuclear energy and technology fields. The suggestion was made by...

VIETNAM POPULATION REACHES 90 MILLION

Vietnam’s population has reached 90 million, ranking 14th among countries with the largest population in the world. Dr. Duong Quoc Trong, director of the...

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1 in 3 Employees Do Not Know How to React During...

Randstad has released the results of a survey they conducted which provides telling information about the regional HR landscape. According to 34 per cent of...

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Contract workers a permanent feature in Malaysia

Temporary and contract workers becoming more permanent solutions in Malaysia Temping & Contracting With the positive outlook of the local economy and business activity in Malaysia,...

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Talent Development & Succession Planning Masterclass 2019

Event Dates: 24 – 27 June 2019 Event Location: Singapore Official Event Website: http://www.equip-global.com/talent-development-amp-succession-planning-masterclass-2019 It is increasingly important that organizations have an effective succession management strategy in order to ensure...