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DKSH MALAYSIA WANTS ITS EMPLOYEES TO BE HAPPY!

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Posted on Thu, Oct 12, 2017 12:00 AM

By Hyma Haridas To achieve its vision of being known as the world’s leading provider of market expansion services with a focus on Asia, DKSH upholds eight leadership principles that make ...

PASSION WILL GET YOU FAR IN ACCENTURE

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Posted on Thu, Oct 12, 2017 12:00 AM

Adrian Lim Wei Jin of Accenture Operations counts himself lucky – he has discovered his passion and is getting paid to do it. The 37-year-old loves learning new skills and gaining experiences ...

Want to work in a company that is fun?

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Posted on Sun, Sep 24, 2017 12:00 AM

By Tan Wan-Peng   Matthew Brady has a deadpan sense of humour. The Australian, who is the Head of Global Asset Services (GAS) at BHP Billiton Shared Services Centre in Kuala Lumpur, ta ...

6 VALUABLE TIPS TO STAND OUT AS A FRESH GRADUATE (ESPECIALLY #4!)

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Posted on Tue, Jul 18, 2017 12:00 AM

Having various cross-functional experience with top Fortune 500 multinationals, Vignesh Baboo, Human Resources Leader at GE, is well positioned to advise graduates on the moves that could lead them ...

THE IMPORTANT REASONS WHY WORK CULTURE WILL CHANGE THE WAY YOU WORK

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Posted on Tue, Jul 18, 2017 12:00 AM

If the current Gen Y thinks that the job market is hard to crack, employers are also working extra hard to hang on to their Gen Y and Z employees who have no qualms about leaving if they are unhapp ...

HE DIDN'T KNOW WHAT HE WANTED TO DO WHEN HE FIRST STARTED WORKING. BUT LOOK AT WHERE HE IS NOW!

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Posted on Wed, Jul 5, 2017 12:00 AM

It’s a tough world out there for fresh graduates entering the job market. There are reports of fresh graduates waiting up till a year or more until they land a job. Fauzi Che Rus, Head of Org ...

THE #1 REASON WHY IT AND ENGINEERING GRADUATES ARE NOT GETTING HIRED!

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Posted on Wed, Jul 5, 2017 12:00 AM

Computer science and engineering graduates should brush up on their soft skills if they want to land a job in a world-class company like Gamuda. “A lot of the time when I go and meet graduate ...

START-UPS CAN BE A GOOD LEARNING EXPERIENCE TOO

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Posted on Wed, Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

“If you look at what I am doing, it is a similar business model to companies like iFlix, Netflix and Spotify that offer a conducive environment for personal development.” With ...

FINDING THE RIGHT FIT

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Posted on Wed, Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

There is good news for accounting and finance graduates in 2017. The outlook for the profession remains very positive for graduates who are career-ready, says Lee Soo Fern, partner at Ernst & Y ...

NEVER TOO LATE TO CHASE YOUR DREAMS

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Posted on Wed, Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Are you a late bloomer? If yes, don’t worry, says Mohd Najid Yahya, Chief Human Resources Officer at Felda Global Ventures Holdings Berhad (FGV). “I started my tertiary education much l ...

GOING THE EXTRA MILE

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Posted on Wed, Jun 21, 2017 12:00 AM

Continental AG, with its headquarters in Germany, is one of the largest tyre manufacturers worldwide and one of leading suppliers to the automotive industry for tyre and brake technology, vehicle d ...

BREAK FREE, FIND YOURSELF

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Posted on Tue, Jun 20, 2017 12:00 AM

The biggest mistake job-seekers do is to limit their career choices to their degree. For example, a science or biomarine graduate might think one can only work in industries related to what one stu ...

MAKE AN IMPACT

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Posted on Thu, Jun 8, 2017 12:00 AM

As one of the top 20 pension funds in the world, Employees Provident Fund (EPF) offers finance graduates rewarding careers at a top-tier global company and a chance to make an impact on society. ...

SETTING NEW STANDARDS

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Posted on Fri, Feb 17, 2017 12:00 AM

Gone are the days of your typical human resources programmes and activities. Attracting talented millenials to join an organisation goes beyond than just your usual hiring proce ...

VISUALISE YOUR GOAL

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Posted on Fri, Feb 17, 2017 12:00 AM

“When you start, you must have a plan; the more specific the better,” says Callister Koh, Head of Human Resources (HR) at HSBC Malaysia. “Identify the position you want to get ...

TAKING THE ROAD LESS TRAVELLED

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Posted on Fri, Feb 17, 2017 12:00 AM

It was 2am on a Friday night when an epiphany dawned on Paul Thomas Kannimmel, a research assistant at a local university, that there was more to life than being cooped up in a ...

WINNING TRUTHS TO SUCCESS

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Posted on Fri, Feb 17, 2017 12:00 AM

By Chow Ee-Tan One must have a balanced attitude towards success and not take it for granted. This may be a simple truth but to Razman Ismail, Head of Human Resources (HR), ...

CULTIVATING AN INNOVATIVE SPIRIT

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Posted on Thu, Feb 16, 2017 12:00 AM

From undertaking Malaysia’s first integrated township development to the world’s first dual-purpose tunnel in the Stormwater Management and Road Tunnel (SMART) proje ...