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

Monday, 17 February 2014

VIDEO:Talent will drive the engagement agenda

Tags: annual study, Hong Kong, Talent Resources, World of Work Report

This video focuses on how talent will drive the engagement agenda. The 2013/14 Randstad World of Work research — tapping into the perspectives of over 14,000 employers and professionals across Asia Pacific — confirms we are not just ... read more

Friday, 15 November 2013

10 ways to reward staff

Tags: Hong Kong, Malaysia, New Zealand, retention, Singapore, Talent Resources

Statistics from the latest Randstad Award employer branding research has found that the top motivator for employees has moved from job security last year to seeking a more competitive salary package in 2013. But it can be tough for hiring managers ... read more

Friday, 15 November 2013

Why happiness is good for business

Tags: Australia, Hong Kong, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, Talent Resources

It’s official: happiness is good for your career, and your career can make you happy. In today’s business world, driven by competitive advantage, success and wealth, happiness can easily be relegated to a wishful ... read more

Tuesday, 12 November 2013

Making mature age employment work

Tags: employment report, employment trends, Hong Kong, retention, Talent Resources

The fact that we have an ageing population is well known. The number of people aged 65 and over in Hong Kong is set to increase from 13% in 2011 to 30% in 2041 — and the rate of population ageing will accelerate in the next 20 years. ... read more

Sunday, 10 November 2013

WHITE PAPER:driving business agility - Vinos Samuel

Tags: Australia, employment report, Hong Kong, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, Talent Resources

Employers today need fast, reliable access to high-quality skills to drive innovation and fill critical workforce gaps on demand. Contingent labour — whether in the form of temporary and casual employees, or freelancers and independent ... read more

Sunday, 10 November 2013

The power of high trust leadership

Tags: Australia, engagement, Hong Kong, Leadership, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, Talent Resources

If you read any material on successful organisations and leaders, central to this is the ability to build effective teams — and at the heart of this is trust. Trust is the most important element in building a winning team. Whether you're ... read more

Sunday, 10 November 2013

Redefine your workspace to boost productivity

Tags: Australia, Hong Kong, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, Talent Resources

The spaces we occupy can define who we are and affect how we behave and feel. Businesses increasingly need to consider how the workplace environments they create will influence the performance and productivity of their employees.  Companies ... read more

Sunday, 10 November 2013

Dealing with Restructure

Tags: Australia, Hong Kong, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, Talent Resources

Dealing with restructuring is never easy, but can be part of any business during their life cycle — due to circumstances such as loss in business, a directive from global head office, new management or the merging of two or more ... read more

Friday, 8 November 2013

WHITE PAPER:5 ways to isolate talent

Tags: Australia, engagement, Hong Kong, Malaysia, New Zealand, retention, Singapore, Talent Resources

Recent research suggests that the number one human capital challenge facing Australian business leaders is increasing workforce performance and productivity. It’s no wonder given they are under the ... read more