Working life - Mynewsdesk Mynewsdesk news feed directly from the source Working life - Mynewsdesk 128 23 15 Hitachi Data Systems is Wow! A Great Work Place Wed, 09 Nov 2016 12:50:06 +0800 Hitachi Data Systems, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501), has won the 2016 Great Place to Work® Watch Out World! (WOW!) Special Mention Award in this year's Great Place to Work® list outcomes. Hitachi Data Systems received the award at the Great Place to Work Awards Ceremony at Shangri-La Singapore on 7 November 2016. PINPOINT PR Space Matrix appoints Kok Seng Tan as the new Director of Projects in Singapore Wed, 21 Sep 2016 10:55:00 +0800 Space Matrix is delighted to announce the appointment of Kok Seng Tan as its new Director of Projects in Singapore. Space Matrix Design Consultants Pte Ltd Tern to inspire and arm travel talent and startups with new skills Thu, 04 Aug 2016 16:56:41 +0800 The inaugural Tern, has three key objectives – to change perceptions of travel careers beyond the traditional jobs, help travel industry professionals remain relevant and adapt in a fast-changing market and address the mismatch between skills and new jobs emerging as more travel moves online and businesses adopt more technology. PINPOINT PR New HR platform uses big data to combat structural unemployment Wed, 08 Jun 2016 14:22:50 +0800 Everyday, there is frightening news about people being retrenched, students unable to find jobs after graduation, and whole industries made redundant because of technology and artificial intelligence. New HR startup, JobKred, is launched to combat this phenomenon of structural unemployment. Bebop Asia QNET convention draws 15,000 global entrepreneurs to Penang Tue, 10 May 2016 10:33:00 +0800 The sold out convention with a record-breaking 15,000 distributors of QNET from around the globe converged at the Subterranean Penang International Conference & Exhibition Centre (SPICE) Arena in Bayan Lepas. QNET QNET’s Mandalay Office to further boost Entrepreneurial Opportunity in Myanmar Tue, 08 Mar 2016 16:12:00 +0800 QNET entered the buoyant direct selling sector in Myanmar in March last year when it appointed local company, Kyi Min Brothers Company Limited as its Agent in Yangon. The launch of a similar Agency office today marks the formal introduction of a local customer service centre for QNET’s Independent Representatives (IRs) in Mandalay, after Yangon. QNET Hitachi Data Systems Releases its Most Secure Enterprise File Sync, Share and Collaboration Solution To Date Thu, 18 Feb 2016 10:30:00 +0800 PINPOINT PR Benefits of laminate wood flooring Mon, 01 Feb 2016 14:53:00 +0800 Beautiful and timeless, laminate wood flooring (or laminate flooring) is a wonderful option for homeowners looking to spruce up their homes. Not only does it look good, but also improves your property’s value, appeal and character. And you do not have to worry about pests like termites burrowing underneath the floor. The Floor Gallery Pte Ltd Former Executive Managing Director of Cushman and Wakefield, Arsh Chaudhry, joins Space Matrix as the new Global CEO Mon, 04 Jan 2016 12:00:00 +0800 Arsh Chaudhry joins Space Matrix as the new Global CEO. Arsh will be leading the next phase of evolution and growth of Space Matrix built on the cornerstones of designing innovative and digital workplace solutions ensuring the highest level of business impact for our clients, partners and also be a great place to work for our employees. Space Matrix Design Consultants Pte Ltd ​Manpower Employment Outlook Survey indicates steady hiring for Q4 2015 Wed, 09 Sep 2015 08:59:00 +0800 Although hiring is expected to hold steady in the last quarter of 2015, the net employment outlook declines year-on-year. Manpower Singapore Space Matrix appoints Tom Banwell to lead new Hong Kong Office as Managing Director of Workplace, North Asia Sat, 01 Aug 2015 12:00:00 +0800 Space Matrix will be expanding it’s operations in Hong Kong and has appointed Tom Banwell as Managing Director of Workplace, North Asia. Space Matrix Design Consultants Pte Ltd Talent shortage on the rise globally Mon, 22 Jun 2015 11:56:00 +0800 Global employers report talent shortages is at a high of 38 percent since 2007, but employers still lack strategies to overcome the shortages. Ms Linda Teo, ManpowerGroup's country manager says, "Employers d not seem to show an urgency to put into place strategies not just to tackle the talent shortage but to stay ahead of the curve to find individuals to meet their business needs." Manpower Singapore Singapore Employers Expect Steady 3Q Hiring Pace : Manpower Employment Outlook Survey Thu, 11 Jun 2015 09:52:59 +0800 Services sector report strongest activity Manpower Singapore PwC: Female millennials critical to future growth of Financial Services globally Tue, 09 Jun 2015 08:30:00 +0800 Female millennials are set to play a critical part in the future growth of financial services (FS) globally, concludes a report ‘Female millennials in financial services: strategies for a new era of talent’, just published by PwC. PwC Singapore 3 Ways Social Media Impact Company Revenue Mon, 06 Apr 2015 11:03:00 +0800 Social media greatly influences your company’s revenue in 3 simple ways. These 3 factors are [B]randing, [I]ncidents and [T]ime. 1) Social Media [B]randing Companies, irregardless of size or experience, can take advantage of social media, to build their brands. Especially in today’s age where consumers are being bombarded by countless amount of advertising messages. Jack And Chaz Asia QNET’s Parent Company Bags Award as Best Company to Work for in Asia Fri, 03 Apr 2015 19:49:28 +0800 Global conglomerate QI Group, QNET’s parent company, was among the 20 shortlisted winners of the HR Asia Best Companies to Work for in Asia 2015. QNET 7 Tips to Be a Better Facebook Story Bumper Fri, 03 Apr 2015 12:29:00 +0800 In late 2013, Facebook had done away with its Edgerank algorithm by introducing “Story Bumping”. Social Media Content Management has therefore become more important than before as it will influence the organic reach of your brand's post to your existing audience. It is therefore essential now to be a outstanding Facebook story bumper so as to make your brand more prominent than your competitors. Jack And Chaz Asia 3 Simple Tips From Business to a Brand in 3 Years Time Thu, 02 Apr 2015 13:58:00 +0800 We need to understand first what happens if your business is not a brand? If your business is not a brand, your business will be just a commodity and service provider. There is no clear identity of what your brands really are. 10 or 20 years later , everything will stay the same – You will also be jealous of the success other bigger or newer brands. Here are 3 simple tips to become a brand! Jack And Chaz Asia 6 Reasons Why Promotion Can Kill Young Businesses Wed, 01 Apr 2015 14:06:00 +0800 “Promotion is the key to get more business!” Unfortunately, promotion is not realistically effective today, this is because everyone is doing it. Just walk along any shopping mall and count how many shops are putting up their promotion. In the real world, everyone is doing the same thing. And in fact, promotion may kill young businesses slowly in the long run. Jack And Chaz Asia Value is Key to Social Media Success Tue, 31 Mar 2015 13:39:26 +0800 To be successful in social media, we need to add value. What consumers want to see in a brand is what kind of value they can get from it. Value tells consumers whether or not it is worthwhile for them to share your brand. Here are 3 ways to add value into your social media campaigns. i) Stop the Sales Pitch, ii) Make Time for Brand Building, iii) Give them What they Want Jack And Chaz Asia