HR in Focus: Paternity provisions and virtual reality training

Higher salaries, enhanced paternity leave and Virtual Reality-incorporated training programmes dominate this latest session of HRM Asia’s flagship panel show.

Sham Majid, Serene Wai, and Sam Neo discuss the latest business happenings from an important HR angle.

HR in Focus is a panel discussion series tackling the latest business and workforce management news and looking at them from an HR viewpoint.

In this episode, HRM Asia editor Sham Majid is joined by:

  • Serene Wai, HR Manager, Hawksford
  • Sam Neo, Founder and Chief People Officer of People Mentality Inc, and “Millennial Insights” Forum Host

On the discussion agenda are:

  • How companies should craft their compensation packages for employees based on a study that shows higher salaries make happier employees in Singapore
  • Making a case for extended paternity leave for employees in Asia-Pacific
  • The rise of Virtual Reality-led training programmes and how they compare to "old school" methods