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2019 Singapore HR Tech Map Reveals More Than 160 Providers Servicing Talent Marketplace

Over 160 local and overseas HRTech service providers, including local startups, are intensely competing to leverage the increased adoption of digital HR systems by enterprises in Singapore. There is a significant trend of HR Technologies (HRTech) moving away from being just compliance-driven systems to tools that provide actionable insights for better talent engagement. It might […]

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March 18, 20199:59 am
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CEO Summit 2019

Overview Globalization, digital transformation, unprecedented competition and the shift of consumer power to make decisions makes corporate governance more challenging, calling a new breed of executives to run companies relevant to the times including the call to future proof your company’s direction. The CEO Summit 2019 gathers world-class executives and global entrepreneurs to develop principled, […]

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March 18, 20199:38 am
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Can You Hack It to Win RM15,000 and a Job with Hong Leong Bank?

Can You Hack It, a 24-hour hackathon by Hong Leong Bank Berhad (“HLB” or “the Bank”) is back for the second time following its debut success last year. Registration is now open and more information is available at https://www.hlb.com.my/canyouhackit/ To be held on 27 and 28 April 2019 at Menara Hong Leong in Damansara City, […]

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March 18, 20199:29 am
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Nestlé Malaysia Raises the Bar with 6-Month Child Adoption Leave

Nestlé Malaysia recently announced its new maternity policy for adoptive parents and primary caregivers, providing a generous leave package of up to six months. This is in line with the Company’s decision to enhance its overall parental leave benefits in Malaysia, which also include maternity and paternity leave benefits. These enhanced parental leave benefits now […]

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March 12, 20199:34 am
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Men Less Likely to Recognise Gender Inequality as an Issue in the Workplace

A recent global survey by recruiting experts Hays, revealed that men are more likely to believe their employer is committed to achieving gender equality in the workplace than women. Ahead of this year’s International Woman’s Day on 8 March, Hays recently surveyed over 1,100 people across nearly 100 countries, to highlight the perceived barriers to […]

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March 8, 20199:25 am
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SAP: Singapore Family Businesses Bullish About Future, Cite Readiness to Embrace Next-Generation Technologies

Singapore family businesses, traditionally perceived as resistant to change, are embracing emerging technologies for business success. A new study by The Economist Intelligence Unit, sponsored by SAP, found that Singapore family businesses are ready to utilize emerging technologies to drive business success, such as data analytics (with a confidence score of 8.1 on a ten-point […]

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February 28, 20199:28 am
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Cognizant Certified a Top Employer 2019 in Europe, Asia-Pacific and Latin America

Cognizant has been certified a Top Employer for 2019 in Australia, Brazil and Singapore, as well as across ten European countries: Belgium, France, Germany, Lithuania, Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom.  This year marks the first time that France and Lithuania join the list. The annual research by the Top Employers Institute […]

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February 28, 20199:22 am
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Companies Should be “Future-Fit” in the Age of Business Disruption: Study

With more business disruption expected, making organisations “future-fit” is top of mind, according to recent Mercer study. According to Mercer’s 2019 Global Talent Trends study, nearly all (94 percent) of executives in Singapore predict significant disruption in the next three years, compared to 25 percent in 2018. As executives focus on making their organisations “future-fit”, […]

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February 27, 20199:35 am
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Singapore to Host Asia’s Largest HR Tech Conference in February

Asia’s largest HR Technology Conference, People Matters TechHR, will debut its Singapore edition on 28 February 2019 at the Marina Bay Sands Expo & Convention Centre. Organized by People Matters, the fastest-growing community for HR and business leaders in the region and the leading HR media brand in the space of work, talent & tech, […]

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February 18, 20199:19 am
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Millennials Hold the Key to Address Singapore’s IT skills Shortage

Singapore’s IT leaders have revealed in a new survey what they consider to be the solution to the city-state’s critical skills shortage within the technology sector. Independently commissioned by specialist recruiter Robert Half, the survey of 75 CIOs reveals just under one in four (23 percent) believe the number one factor that would alleviate the […]

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February 18, 20199:06 am