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Proton Plans To Win Our Hearts. This Is How They Are Going To Do It!

Leadership

Posted on Thu, Nov 2, 2017 12:00 AM

By Sharmila Valli Narayanan Proton’s factory in Tanjung Malim will be expanded to build a million cars per year. Imagine the jobs we will be able to create One can sense the buzz of e ...

HOW TO SURVIVE A TOUGH JOB MARKET!

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Posted on Fri, Oct 20, 2017 12:00 AM

Yes, the current job market is tough compared to nearly a decade ago, but despite that, there is no need to give in to pessimism as skilled job-seekers will find employment. That’s the view o ...

THIS COMPANY WANTS YOU TO PLAY WHILE YOU WORK!

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

By Susan Tam With more than 20 years of human resource experience, Suhaimi Sulong still wants to “play” at the workplace. By that, he wants to encourage creativity and build an envi ...

Here?s what you need to do to get ahead in your career!

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Posted on Mon, Sep 11, 2017 12:00 AM

By Theresa Manavalan #1 STAY COMMITTED Many might be missing a huge opportunity, says Callister Koh, Head of Human Resources at HSBC Malaysia, who wants fresh grads to know that the seeming ...

WHAT DOES TENAGA NASIONAL BERHAD LOOK FOR IN ITS JOB-SEEKERS?

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Posted on Tue, Aug 8, 2017 12:00 AM

TNB is like a river: We provide the water and it’s up to those who are thirsty to seek us out. What do millennials want in a workplace? They want to work in a place that is vibrant, ...

THIS IS WHY EKUINAS BELIEVES IN DIVERSITY

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Posted on Tue, Aug 8, 2017 12:00 AM

We like individuals from different backgrounds and demographics to ensure there is diversity in terms of thinking and decision-making. As the Chief Executive Officer at Ekuiti Nasional Be ...

THE REAL REASON WHY YOU SHOULD KEEP AN OPEN MIND

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Posted on Wed, Jul 19, 2017 12:00 AM

Organisations work in different ways, even in the same industry. The key thing is to go into any new environment with fresh eyes and an open mind. Dato’ Sulaiman Mohd Tahir is someone wit ...

WANT TO WORK FOR BANK NEGARA?

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

Bank Negara Malaysia wants a special kind of recruit: People who can plan with their head and execute with their heart so that ordinary people are both protected and provided for. A score sheet ...

THIS TIP FROM A CEO WILL GET YOU RIGHT TO THE TOP!

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

If you want to be a CEO, then start acquiring the skills necessary for the top post. Hong Leong Bank’s CEO Domenic Fuda’s tip? “You must know what you want”, both in your ca ...

MALAYSIA AIRLINES REBOOTS!

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

In 2015, Malaysia Airlines underwent a huge turnaround plan to try to stem years of losses. Its owner, Khazanah Nasional Berhad, implemented a business restructuring, which involved, amongst others ...

THRIVING IN THE BRAVE NEW WORLD

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

Every fresh graduate is aware of the uncertainties he faces in job hunting when he le­­aves the comfort zone of college for the real world. The future can only get tougher in years to c ...

PUSH YOURSELF TO THE LIMIT

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

First, make sure you have the right mindset, says Gan Leong Hin, Chief Executive Officer at Prudential Assurance Malaysia Berhad. Consumers need to be educated constantly so that they can make an i ...

LESSONS FROM THE MASTERS

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Posted on Thu, May 11, 2017 12:00 AM

As the Executive Director of Eco World Development Group Berhad, Liew Tian Xiong sits on the board of directors while working closely with the junior staff on the ground to help sell properties. Hi ...

ALWAYS ON THE CURVE

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Posted on Wed, May 3, 2017 12:00 AM

In April 2016, Dato’ Khairussaleh Ramli found himself at a sharp bend on his personal learning curve. As the Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of the RHB Banking Group, he s ...

RIGHT TIME FOR DIGITAL NATIVES

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Posted on Wed, Mar 22, 2017 12:00 AM

"You’ve got to have a genuine interest in your work and in the business." At a time when the financial service industry is going through transformation morphing into a new ...

SHOOTING FOR THE STARS

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

“Anyone can find sweetness in honey but to find it in salt, you have to put in a lot of hard work.” This favourite phrase of Yang Berbahagia Dato’ Gan Ah Tee c ...

EVERYONE CAN BE A SUCCESS

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

“I had all sorts of dreams just like everyone else,” says Tan Sri Tony Fernandes, Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of AirAsia Group and founder of Tune Group Sdn Bhd when asked o ...

BE RESILIENT

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

He begins his day with an espresso. And a day cannot end without reading the Financial Times, says Dato’ Seri Johan Raslan, Director and Senior Advisor of the AmBank Group. “I must be u ...

MY THREE RULES FOR SUCCESS

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

When it comes to stories of success, Azran Osman-Rani is someone we at GRADUAN® often refer to. We’ve interviewed him numerous times to get his take on the topic; with ...

THE SPIRIT TO SERVE

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

"Be of use and serve the country you’re living and working in. Find yourself a position to deliver value to someone and someone will see the value in what you do. Then you will go far in ...