Don’t miss Talent Management Asia, HR strategy conference – top HR management issues solved with cutting edge techniques from respected HR leaders. In Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, Philippines and Singapore in March - Register Now With the long weekends for Christmas and the New Year just around the corner, some of you in Malaysia may be thinking about the holidays in store for the coming year. If you...

Most employees want their managers to coach them, but admittedly this doesn’t happen often enough – here’s a guide to excelling in the nuances of leader-coaching. How often have you heard someone say, employees don’t leave companies, rather they leave their bosses? While this may be a truism for many of us, let’s consider the situation from the point of view of these bosses. Bosses, be it...

World Economic Forum has shown that Malaysia has ranked 104th globally in its latest Global Gender Gap Report. In comparison, the Philippines claimed 10th position making it to the top 10 list of the Global Gender Gap Index. However, the report showed that Malaysia ranked quite high (12th) when it comes to wage equality for similar work. The response was gathered from a survey question: “In your country, for...

Malaysia Budget 2018 presentation by YAB Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib Bin Tun Haji Abdul Razak, the Prime Minister of Malaysia and the Minister of Finance will be held at 1530 hours on 27 October 2017 at the Dewan Rakyat, Parliament of Malaysia. Stay tuned for live updates on HR and manpower issues arising from the speech.      Video: Live video stream of Bajet 2018 In his opening speech, PM Najib welcomed with:...

Here are the major promotions and job moves in the world of HR for this week. If you’ve been promoted or if you’ve moved to a new company, let us know and we will announce your news here – just email nicolec@humanresourcesonline.net. And for the pick of HR job opportunities in Asia check out HRjobs. HR Practitioner Appointments Luke Partridge leads talent acquisition for FrieslandCampinaLuke Partridge brings...

Credit Suisse’s campus recruitment team has appointed Aldrina Thirunagaran as assistant VP, virtual recruiter Asia Pacific. In her current role, she will be responsible to execute the virtual recruitment strategy aimed at increasing applications for internship and graduate opportunities for the company in the region. Based in Singapore, Thirunagaran will report to Nikki Davies, director, head of campus...

Joining a small team that is growing quickly, Chiew Ling Tan has come on board full-service advertising firm, 72andSunny as director of talent and operations, with a view to anchor Singapore as the Asia base for clients, talent and partners, and expand the footprint for the company. Tan’s priority is to develop the right talent recruitment strategy and the processes needed to attain operational excellence in...

- With inputs from Wani Azahar Here are the major promotions and job moves in the world of HR for this week. If you’ve been promoted or if you’ve moved to a new company, let us know and we will announce your news here – just email aditis@humanresourcesonline.net. And for the pick of HR job opportunities in Asia, check out HRjobs. HR Practitioner Appointments Anne Ang accepts new role as head of HR and...

Here are the major promotions and job moves in the world of HR for this week. If you’ve been promoted or if you’ve moved to a new company, let us know and we will announce your news here – just email wania@humanresourcesonline.net And for the pick of HR job opportunities in Asia check out HRjobs. HR practitioner appointments Kisha Raju joins Axiata as HR specialistJoining Axiata Digital in August, Kisha Raju...

Deputy International Trade and Industry Minister Datuk Chua Tee Yong, observed that despite rising awareness, some Malaysian companies still resist investing in digitalisation, Bernama reported. Speaking to reporters at a Siemens Conference, he noted this was quite a common phenomenon in most countries when it comes to Industry 4.0 adoptions. In line with that, Chua revealed that the government intended to have...