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Elevating Your Presence on Virtual Meetings with Phil Haynes, Head of Global Talent Acquisition at Zoom Video Communications

Meetings are now moving entirely online. As more and more workplaces transition to being remote, we need to learn how to navigate our daily tasks virtually. With video chats and conference calls becoming regular part of of work for most workers today, getting accustomed to video meeting tools is a vital necessity. In this occassion, […]

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September 17, 20205:20 pm
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COVID-19 & The International Business Expansion Plans: Interview with Lee Quane, Regional Director Asia at ECA International

COVID-19 has brought global economic instability at varying degrees. Singapore’s government announced that the nation’s economy is expected to shrink to more than 7 percent in 2020. The economic downturn has also affected international business expansion plans. Not only that, many business leaders are expected to make hard decisions when it comes to managing overseas […]

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September 16, 20201:19 pm
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Leadership and HR in The Digital Age: Q&A with Cheri Alexander, Faculty Member at the University of Michigan, Ross School of Business

The rapid transformation of technology and digitalisation have dramatically changed the existing businesses and organisations alike. A prime challenge for leaders and human resources in this environment is how to maximise the use of technology to create an agile and competitive business while helping drive economic growth by instilling good employment practices. On this note, […]

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September 9, 202012:49 pm
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The Changing Landscape of Recruitment by Intelligent Design: Q&A with Sergei Makhmodov, CEO of DaXtra Technologies APAC

The current shift in businesses code of conduct has created many questions for business leaders’ about the future of employment. Technology has also played its part in changing the workforce landscape, with intelligent design specifically AI will play a huge part in how businesses recruit their talent in the future and how job seekers can […]

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September 2, 20203:24 pm
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Food for Work, Done Responsibly with Alessandro Voltolini, the CEO and Co-Founder of SmartBite

Only last month, Malaysia reopened nearly all economic and social activities after weeks of Movement Control Order (MCO). With most businesses are allowed to resume operations, this means employees are returning to the workplace. Businesses and employees will need to follow detailed safety protocols when they reopen after COVID-19 closures. Then, this presents a new […]

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July 29, 20203:35 pm
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Protecting Employees’ Data Privacy: Q&A with Thomas Matecki, Founder and CEO at Emotional Vector Analytics

In employment practices, employers collect employees’ personal data for various purposes, such as to provide employee development and engagement programs that target the core problems, thus creating real results in the overall employees’ productivity and performance. Yet, employers also have full responsibility to protect employees’ data privacy from any misusage, including cyber breach.  The current […]

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June 17, 20201:35 pm
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Virtual Wellness: Ways to Keep Employees Engaged During the Pandemic with Lucy Bennett-Baggs, Founder & CEO of Just Challenge

The sudden shift to the “new normal” creates a new level of complexity for employers and HR leaders when it comes to taking care of employees’ wellbeing. Studies have found that these feelings of struggle and stress are not signs that ones are unwell or ‘broken,’ but they are signs that something important needs attention. […]

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June 4, 20202:29 pm
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Job Seekers’ Biggest Pain Points during Hiring Process amidst Crisis with Chelsie Hastings, Head of HR, PageUp

COVID-19 brings more pressure for job seekers in finding a job amidst the weary market. Studies have shown that most industries have halted their recruitment plans. No wonder, job candidates, especially fresh graduates, are worried that they will be unable to land a job amidst the pandemic. This situation has also ushered candidates to question […]

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May 28, 20202:28 pm
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Best Practices to Stay Connected & Productive during COVID-19 Crisis: Q&A with Matt Loop, Slack’s Head of APAC

As work-from-home policies widely implemented during the Coronavirus pandemic, businesses have seen the usage of remote tools services skyrocketing. Online communication platforms like Zoom become essential for many households and organisations, to communicate both personally and professionally. Albeit technology helps us stay connected, in these times of uncertainty, anxiety and crisis, it is difficult to […]

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April 29, 20201:16 pm
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8 Different Types of Interview & Their Functions

Interview is an essential part of the recruitment process for all organisations and it plays as a medium for exchanging information between hiring managers and prospective candidates. Interview session is also an essential step in the employee selection and succession planning processes that resulting in the following benefits:  Serving as an employer’s initial opportunity to […]

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April 24, 20201:36 pm