Archive for February 2018

HR News Roundup – 28 Feb 2018

Retirement and re-employment rules through the years Starting pay for fresh uni grads hits new high Tripartite workgroup releases recommendations on self-employed persons 10 interview questions to help dig deeper into a candidate’s personality A quarter of graduates dissatisfied with the salary and benefits of their first job

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HR News Roundup – 21 Feb 2018

Manpower-lean approach ‘the way for firms to grow’ Singapore Budget 2018: Productivity Solutions Grant among measures to ‘foster pervasive innovation’ Government accepts plans to better support freelancers Skillsfuture Singapore, MPA and maritime union fund S$12.6m in training programmes 26% of businesses in Singapore had a failed digital project in the last two years

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HR News Roundup – 14 Feb 2018

Opportunities for PMETs even as job openings shrink  SkillsFuture Singapore warns public against scammers  3 ways Singapore’s approach towards training workers and redesigning jobs is changing Recharger to boost chances of ‘M&M’ workforce Case study: How DHL Express achieved 90+ scores on employee engagement

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HR News Roundup – 7 Feb 2018

Road map to transform training and adult educator sector launched More Singaporeans SkillsFuture Credit for courses What annoys Singaporeans the most about recruitment processes The HR guide to avoid privacy mistakes A fifth of HR in Singapore think localisation will be an ongoing issue

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HR News Roundup – 1 Feb 2018

Singapore labour market shows signs of recovery 285,000 Singaporeans have used SkillsFuture Credit, with more doing so in 2017 Hospitality sector to provide short courses for employees to minimise work disruptions Over 15,000 PMET jobs to be created under professional services ITM by 2020 Labour Market Advance Release 4Q 2017

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