It is hoped that extending the retirement age will help people extend their lifespans and address the labour problems of an ageing population.
Regan Taikitsadaporn, Chief HR Officer for Asia-Pacific at Marriott International, explains how taking care of the business is about taking care of people.
According to recruitment experts, companies now look for candidates who have a good grasp of all the business functions.
Ong Kim Pong delves into PSA's unique leadership culture, developing a future talent pipeline, and more.
The Chinese government is looking to promote the digital economy through skills upgrading, and also by attracting skilled foreign workers.
Yorelle Kalika of Active Global Caregivers explains how it navigated the chronic shortage of talent within the eldercare sector.
Two in three businesses in the Asia-Pacific are not quick enough to redesign the workforce to meet urgent business needs, according a new report.
Despite the Japanese government's attempt to promote side hustling, neither employers nor employees are interested.
A new survey from one of Japan's largest unions has found that almost three quarters of Japan's service sector employee face harassment from customers.
Omron's regional head of robotics, Swaminathan Ramamurthy, discusses the potential and current reality of robots in the manufacturing workforce.
Building teams that perform and excel together is the goal of every HR professional. Here are a few tips for that journey.
Despite its widespread practice, companies are making a major mistake when they automatically elevate their best contributors to supervisory roles.
What HR needs to know about the costs and potential strategies to combat bullying behaviour in the workplace.
In this latest edition of HRM Five, we explain how HR can identify if an employee is disengaged from their work and the workplace.
The robot revolution poses both opportunities and challenges for the human resource management function.
Tanie Eio shares her thoughts on the role of top-line HR leaders with regional responsibilities.
In a globalised world facing non-stop change, job rotations are a potent way for a company’s future leaders to show off and develop their agility.
With millennials now dominating the workforce, it’s time for organisations to align their mobility approach with the unique demands of this generation
As firms continue to reshuffle in this era of Industry 4.0, HRM Magazine Asia takes a closer look at the manpower strategies of the most impacted industries.
Internships don't have to be an obligation or burden.
Gaurav Hirey, Group Director of HR and Talent Development at Teledirect Telecommerce, discusses his team's digital recruitment and employee coaching efforts.
Ninja Van founder and CEO Lai Chang Wen talks candidly about his employees, the sharing economy, the company's rapid rise to prominence, and more.
GlaxoSmithKline wants its people to think of their careers in terms of experiences, not job titles.
The world's largest furniture retailer ensures that accessibility is a quality afforded not only to its customers, but also to all employees.
Change agility and cultural diversity are two of Medtronic's main goals for 2018. Its HR Director Binayak Bagchi shares more.
With talent shortages looming, here are a few tips for businesses that want to stay ahead of the hiring game.
Professional services firm KPMG's tried and tested formula of people development has helped it to maintain a relevant talent pipeline.
As the old adage goes, time equals money. These words have never been more true than in 2017.
BreadTalk Group's Head of HR talks about the big dreams still harboured by the Southeast Asian food and beverage titans.
Productive ways to produce productivity.