HR in Focus: Media industry retrenchments and automated recruitment
Sham Majid, Serene Wai, and Gaurav Hirey 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
- Gaurav Hirey, Group Director HR and Talent Development, Teledirect Telecommerce
On the discussion agenda are:
- The recent layoffs of about 130 employees at Media group Singapore Press Holdings and HR's duty in this exercise
- Maintaining the balance between automating recruitment processes and retaining the personal touch for candidates