Category Archives: Human Resources

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Story of the week: 3 essential hiring strategies

Jobs and the skills of the future are changing rapidly. In fact, 79% of jobs in Hong Kong will be transformed in the next three years according to a recent Microsoft report. This mean’s the war for future-ready talent with the right mix of education and adaptability is shrinking and the competition fiercer than ever. In today’s market […]

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Story of the week: 50+ Employee Engagement Ideas

Human resources professionals are in the business of people. Unfortunately, it’s all-too-easy to get caught up in the day-to-day minutiae of retirement plans, PTO logs, and annual reviews, at the expense of initiatives that engage and motivate staff. How can you establish a work environment that offers more than just a paycheck — the kind […]

Story of the week: What is human resources?

Human resources is an important part of any organization, playing a key role in the strength and vitality of its workforce. While working in human resources can vary between organizations and roles, the overall goal of the field is the same: to support employee recruitment, retention, engagement and overall productivity. What Does Human Resources Do? According […]

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Preparing for a Career in Human Resources

Before starting your career in human resources—or even before you decide to study HR management in a course or college setting—you should be aware of the needs and expectations within the industry. In terms of potential for growth, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics states that HR manager positions are set to grow 13% by 2022. This […]