One step ahead

While employees are counting down the niggling hours left at work, staff at Ministry of Design saunter from their office at 3:30pm every Friday to kickstart their weekends early. However, as HRM Asia finds out, the work ethic at the architectural firm is anything but relaxed.
HR country report: India in a state of transition
HRM Asia - 27 Feb 2018
The Indian job market is stuck in a rut, with total employment down, particularly for the IT sector - once the country's golden goose.
Unpacking Ikea's very Swedish culture
Kelvin Ong - 26 Feb 2018
The world's largest furniture retailer ensures that accessibility is a quality afforded not only to its customers, but also to all employees.
The secrets of workplace resilience
HRM Asia - 20 Feb 2018
Through years of extensive research, Graeme Cowan has discovered how companies can help their workforce stay emotionally strong
Analysis: Agile workforce, future workforce
Yamini Chinnuswamy - 19 Feb 2018
Contingent employment is on the up and up. To remain competitive, HR needs to enable business transformations that can keep up with this new and nimble management model
Inside Shopee's journey from startup to retail sensation
HRM Asia - 15 Feb 2018
Shopee encountered many resource challenges in its early years. Its Chief Commercial Officer Junjie Zhou shares how he guided the company to steadier ground.
Leaders on leadership: Rolls-Royce's regional director
HRM Asia - 14 Feb 2018
Paul Harris, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars' Asia-Pacific Regional Director reveals the company's workforce plans for 2018.