Over an entire career, the average employee will also drink 24,000 cups of tea and make 159,000 phone calls, revealed a survey on British workers’ office habits.
HR folks, would you ask your job candidates what kind of animal would they be?
He stressed that the Government should monitor the country’s unemployment rate to ensure it does not become structural.
The US oil and gas magnate was famous for his blistering office memos to employees.
Singapore’s HR community has just over three days left to nominate the best and brightest among it for the HRM Awards 2017.
A whopping 85% of Singaporean jobseekers claimed that online comments from ex-staff influence their decision to apply for a position or to seek employment with a particular firm, a new survey has showed.
Singapore advocacy group Silver Ribbon wants employers to at least make it voluntary for job applicants to declare a record of mental illness.
Affected workers would then be able to get timely help from unions and government agencies to find other jobs, said the Minister of State for Manpower.
Kenneth Loo, president of the Singapore Contractors Association Limited (SCAL), tells HRM Asia that such penalties will have a knock-on effect that will spiral contractors already affected by the accidents into further difficulties.
The chief reason for this is the lack of awareness among workers on the hazards associated with the types of work they do, the Managing Director of a safety service provider told HRM Asia.
Two employees who were fired following a fatal track accident have been receiving assistance from the National Transport Workers’ Union (NTWU) in appealing their dismissal.
To reduce ethical failures, organisations also need to pay attention to their compensation practices and leadership, experts said at an industry luncheon event.