Tuesday, 14 March 2017

10 most in-demand technology jobs in Hong Kong for 2017

Tags: Attraction & Retention, Hiring Intentions, Hong Kong, Human Resources, Jobs & the Economy, Jobs Candidates, Productivity & Performance, Talent Resources

As the world of work evolves with new developments in information technology, heightened customer needs and new business requirements, companies are in the midst of a technological disruption and must find top tech talent to drive new digital ... read more

Monday, 23 January 2017

Randstad Hong Kong Market Outlook 2017

Tags: Hiring Intentions, Hong Kong, Human Resources, Jobs & the Economy, Jobs Candidates, Press Release

Want the latest copy of our Salary Snapshot? Find out the latest salaries across a number of functions including: Accounting & Finance Banking & Financial Services Construction, Property & Engineering Human ... read more

Tuesday, 17 January 2017

beware of scams in your job search

Tags: Jobs & the Economy, Jobs Candidates

Job scams can be much more than just a waste of your time and energy. A successful scam can potentially end with money stolen from the victim or in some recent cases we have seen, leave the victim jobless should they leave their current role for the ... read more

Wednesday, 14 December 2016

Employees fear for job security due to lack of digital skills in Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia: Randstad Workmonitor

Tags: Hong Kong, Jobs & the Economy, Workmonitor

The world is fast transforming into a digital one with consumers changing their purchasing habits, as well as organisations adopting new digital strategies to grow their business and maintain a competitive edge. This seems to have hit the confidence ... read more

Wednesday, 16 March 2016

Randstad Award 2016 Frequently Asked Questions

Tags: Attraction & Retention, Employer Branding, Hong Kong, Human Resources, Jobs & the Economy

What does the Randstad Award mean to you? In an age where an organisation’s ability to outperform its competitors relies so significantly on the collective effort of its people – the Randstad Award is an invaluable tool for ... read more

Wednesday, 20 January 2016

H1 2016 Market Outlook - Luxury, Retail & Consumer

Tags: Hong Kong, Jobs & the Economy, Jobs Candidates, Talent Resources

Luxury, Retail & Consumer H1 2016 Market Outlook 2015 has seen a decline in the value of retail sales by 3.1% in the year to November. Besides the slowdown in inbound mainland tourists and a concerted effort to crackdown on bribery, the ... read more

Wednesday, 20 January 2016

H1 2016 market outlook - Construction, Property & Engineering

Tags: Hong Kong, Jobs & the Economy

Construction, Property & Engineering Market Outlook In recent years, Hong Kong’s public spending on infrastructure has been maintained at high levels, and the key major infrastructure projects are still going on. Due to ... read more

Wednesday, 20 January 2016

Anticipates soaring talent demands and salary rises across industries

Tags: Hong Kong, Jobs & the Economy

HONG KONG, 13 January 2016 – Randstad Hong Kong responds to the policies laid out in the Policy Address announced today.  Mr Michael Smith, Managing Director of Randstad Hong Kong, Malaysia and Singapore South East Asia, ... read more

Wednesday, 30 December 2015

Workmonitor Q4: HK employees confident about prospects in 2016

Tags: Attraction & Retention, Hong Kong, Jobs & the Economy, Workmonitor

HONG KONG, 30 December, 2015 – Despite the gloomy global economic outlook and a flat end to the year, three out of five (60 per cent) Hong Kong employees are optimistic about their employer’s performance next year, according to the ... read more

Monday, 2 February 2015

Randstad Sourceright: 2015 Talent Trends Report

Tags: Hong Kong, Jobs & the Economy

What are the trends shaping the world of work? We surveyed 350 global HR leaders to gain their insights on key topics shaping today's world of work, the challenges these present, and what they’re doing in their own organizations to ... read more

Friday, 19 December 2014

Workmonitor Q4: Over half (59 per cent) of employees in Hong Kong expect the economic situation to improve in 2015

Tags: Hong Kong, Jobs & the Economy, Workmonitor

HONG KONG, December 2014 – Over half (59 per cent) of employees in Hong Kong expect the economic situation to improve in 2015, according to Randstad’s Q4 Workmonitor report released today.  The research also showed that ... read more

Friday, 19 December 2014

H1 2015 market outlook & salary snapshot

Tags: Hong Kong, Jobs & the Economy

With the unemployment rate steady at 3.3%  and 61% labour force participation, the Hong Kong labour market conditions remains tight. Demographic trends such as an aging population and low birth rates remain unchanged, and with domestic ... read more

Friday, 19 December 2014

WHITE PAPER:Workforce trends in Asia Pacific

Tags: Accounting & Finance, Hong Kong, Jobs & the Economy, World of Work Report

As organisations battle high turnover and gaps in their leadership pipeline, can next generation sourcing strategies tap into a growing and often hidden professional pool of candidates willing to move for the right career opportunity? This ... read more

Wednesday, 10 September 2014

H2 market outlook & salary snapshot

Tags: Hong Kong, Jobs & the Economy

The Hong Kong labour market conditions remain tight with the unemployment rate at 3.2% in the second quarter, from 3.1% in the first quarter. Demographic trends such as an aging population and low birth rates remain unchanged, and with ... read more

Monday, 17 February 2014

VIDEO:The innovation economy will create demand for new skills

Tags: annual study, Hong Kong, Jobs & the Economy, World of Work Report

In this video, we look at the how the innovation economy is creating demand for new skills.  The 2013/14 Randstad World of Work research — tapping into the perspectives of over 14,000 employers and professionals across Asia Pacific ... read more

Wednesday, 27 November 2013

HKSAR Government releases employment figures

Tags: economy, employment report, employment trends, Hong Kong, Jobs & the Economy, news brief

According to the latest labour force statistics released today by the HKSAR Government Census and Statistics Department (Note 1), the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate stood at 3.3% in August - October 2013, ... read more

Friday, 15 November 2013

Employers want a skilled digital and social workforce

Tags: employment report, Hong Kong, Jobs & the Economy, Workmonitor

Almost nine out of ten employers (89%) consider their employees' digital skills are more important now than five years ago. This is mirrored by 86% of employees who say these skills will become increasingly important in their positions. 82% of ... read more

Tuesday, 12 November 2013

71% of employees say there are more male managers in their workplace

Tags: employment report, Hong Kong, Jobs & the Economy, Workmonitor

71% of Hong Kong employees say that there are more male than female managers in their workplace while 63% feel that men are better suited to lead a company and over two thirds (68%) said they would rather have a male manager than a female ... read more

Sunday, 10 November 2013

the evolution of RPO - Doug Edmonds

Tags: Australia, Hong Kong, Jobs & the Economy, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore

If effective recruiting is a mix of art and science, the question is whether you have the resources at your disposal to pull it off effectively. If not, a new generation of recruitment process ... read more