SMEs and the state of the outplacement industry

"PAUL, please do not introduce your job search candidates to us, they are tainted goods". These words came through an e-mail from a Hong Kong- based headhunter that works with a top tier international search firm about 18 years ago. ...

How SMEs can win the battle for talent

ONE of the key areas that hiring managers and headhunters generally look at in resumes is "branding". Resume branding is generally looked upon as the profile of the companies worked in, such as small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs), multi-national companies (MNCs), government-linked...
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Having the motivation to make a difference

"MAKING a difference", "touching others", or "giving back" - call it whatever you want, the basic motivation at work is our desire to make a difference to other lives, and build an even more inclusive society. I am unable to pin down a date when I began my "giving...