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Neuroleadership: Building the Growth Mindset Culture in Workplace

“Once we have a growth mindset, everything on the outside will change along with it.”  As the world of work is undergoing constant changes with technology keep establishing, it is important for individuals to consistently change and be flexible with the change. Jeremy Wade, founding director of Jindal Centre for Social Innovation, said that degrees […]

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February 13, 202012:31 pm
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Achieving Success through Collaborative Communication in Large Team: Q&A with Arturo Arrarte, Head of Growth at Slack, Asia Pacific

Communication is the most important aspect of any business. While managing communication with a small team can be relatively easy, managers might face bigger challenges when in charge of handling a bigger team. In a large team, each individual wants to be heard and they come with a different set of solutions and ideas. As […]

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February 13, 20208:01 am
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Skill Strategies for Building and Maintaining a Skilled Workforce

The Asian region has experienced some of the highest growth rates in the world, with investments in skills playing a significant role in helping national economies to adjust to changes in working practices, advances in technology, and challenges associated with globalisation. In some countries, this process has been more successfully managed and significant advances have […]

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February 11, 20201:50 pm
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Demystifying Career Transition: How to Make a Successful Career Move?

Most people go through multiple career transitions in their professional journey, be it moving from one company to another, shifting from one role to another, or even maneuvering from government jobs to private ones. While some succeed in making such a transition, many are struggling to integrate into the new environment. If you’re currently considering […]

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February 4, 20203:35 pm
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Why Does Employment Quality in Asia-Pacific Remain Poor?

Steady growth in Asian economies  OECD Development Centre suggested that Asian economies are projected to grow slow but steady on average of 5.7 percent in 2020 through 2024. This growth is the result of stability in the labour market, and in certain cases, inflows of income from overseas workers will sustain domestic consumption. In addition, […]

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February 4, 20202:46 pm
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Singapore Government to Step Up Efforts to Reskill Middle-Aged Workers

The government will step up efforts to train middle-aged workers in their 40s and 50s with new skills to take on jobs of the future, Minister for Trade and Industry Chan Chun Sing said on Sunday (Feb 2). Speaking at a Chinese New Year lunch for residents of Tanjong Pagar GRC and Radin Mas, Mr […]

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February 3, 20201:17 pm
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Nearly Half Billion People Worldwide are Jobless or Underemployed: UN Report

More than 470 million people worldwide are unemployed or underemployed, the United Nations has said, warning that a lack of access to decent jobs was contributing to social unrest. The global unemployment rate has remained relatively stable over much of the past decade, according to the UN’s International Labour Organisation (ILO). But while the rate […]

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January 31, 20203:22 pm
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7 Ways to Successful Employee Development Survey (with an example)

More and more employees consider development crucial for their career. In a report by Instructure, more than 2 in 3 workers would consider leaving their current employer when a better development opportunity arises somewhere else. Even when employers have provided some form of career development, most of the survey respondents scored the initiative with an […]

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January 30, 20202:33 pm
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Singapore Workers’ ‘Most Hated’ Office Tasks Revealed

Automation Anywhere, a leader in Robotic Process Automation (RPA), today revealed findings on the Most Hated Office Tasks, from its latest global study. In a nation that prides itself with unparalleled efficiency and productivity, it does not come as a surprise that Singapore workers’ most hated tasks are those that they felt were not relevant […]

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January 28, 20204:55 pm
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Stepping Up On Social Branding and Attracting Top Talents

Joe Escobedo has built a reputation as an exceptional writer through countless contributions in renowned sites such as Forbes, Inc, HuffPost, and other top-tier media, where many of his articles achieved over 1 million views. His book, Asian Growth Stories, has positioned himself as an industry expert on building and managing brands through digital channels. […]

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January 27, 20203:43 pm