Thursday, 15 June 2017

Media Release: Over 1/3 of Employees Looking to Leave Their Jobs

Tags: Employer Branding, Press Release

Over a third of employees (37.36%) in Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia are planning on leaving their companies in the coming six months. According to the 2017 Randstad Employer Brand Research report, disgruntled employees held similar ... read more

Tuesday, 6 June 2017

Media release: Automation leaves one in five concerned about job security

Tags: Employer Branding, Jobs & the Economy, Press Release

Recruitment firm Randstad's Employer Brand Research found that nearly one in five (17.3%) employees in Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia fear that automation will take their jobs away.  Singapore (19%) and Hong Kong (20%) employees held the ... read more

Thursday, 25 May 2017

Media release: Employers turn blind eye to work-life balance

Tags: Attraction & Retention, Employer Branding, Press Release

Recruitment firm Randstad revealed that employers in Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia continue to ignore the importance of work-life balance as employee preference for it rises to the highest level in years. The Randstad Employer Brand Research ... read more

Wednesday, 17 May 2017

Media release: Changing priorities for employees in Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia

Tags: Employer Branding, Jobs Candidates, Press Release

The latest Randstad Employer Brand Research has revealed that employees in Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia still have a high preference for salary and benefits when looking for an employer but work-life balance preference is now at an all-time ... read more

Tuesday, 16 May 2017

Media release: Good work-life balance can become game-changer for women and millennials

Tags: Diversity, Press Release, Productivity & Performance

Not just a nice paycheck and job security make an employer attractive. To a growing number of employees – particularly women and millennials – a good work-life balance and a pleasant atmosphere are decisive features that make ... read more

Friday, 12 May 2017

25 career tips to get ahead in 2017

Tags: Jobs Candidates, Recruitment Advice

It’s never a bad time to look at new career opportunities that lie ahead for those who take the initiative. Whether you are looking for a promotion, a new role, or an entire new career path, here are 25 tips to help you achieve you career ... read more

Friday, 28 April 2017

Media release: Hong Kong's most attractive companies revealed: Randstad Employer Brand Research 2017

Tags: Attraction & Retention, Employer Branding, Hong Kong, Press Release

Recruitment firm Randstad named MTR as the most attractive employer in Hong Kong at the Randstad Employer Brand Awards 2017 (previously known as the Randstad Award). The annual award, was held for the fifth consecutive year in Hong Kong at The Eaton ... read more

Thursday, 13 April 2017

Media release: Live Chat launch successfully enhances customer experience: Randstad SEA

Tags: Hong Kong, Press Release, Productivity & Performance

Randstad Southeast Asia rolled out Live Chat at the start of 2017 in a drive to improve candidate and client experience. This tool offers a more personalised and differentiated way to engage with clients and candidates who visit Randstad’s ... read more

Thursday, 6 April 2017

Media release: Women least satisfied with their jobs in Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia

Tags: Diversity, Press Release, Workmonitor

Recruitment firm Randstad’s latest Workmonitor research report for Q1 2017 revealed that female employees in Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia are the least satisfied with their current employers – and are the least likely to do anything ... read more

Friday, 31 March 2017

A look back at attractiveness factors over the years: Randstad Employer Brand Research

Tags: Employer Branding, Hong Kong, Press Release

Celebrating its 17th edition globally, the Randstad Employer Brand Research is the most representative and inclusive employer brand research in the world. One of the key criteria covered in the Randstad Employer Brand Research study are the ... read more

Wednesday, 29 March 2017

Media Release: Entrepreneurship is on the minds of employees in Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia: Randstad Workmonitor

Tags: Press Release

Entrepreneurship conjures up images of success and hardship in extremes, a true high risk, high reward scenario. When looking at stereotypes, although it seems that employees in Western countries may be more likely to take the leap into the world of ... read more

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Media Release: Hong Kong employees content with long working hours: Randstad Employer Brand Research 2016

Tags: Press Release

Nearly three quarters (72%) of all Hong Kong employees have no intention of changing their current employer within the next six to twelve months, said recruitment firm Randstad. The number of Hong Kongers willing to stay in their job was higher ... read more

Wednesday, 22 March 2017

Media Release: Hong Kong’s Top 75 Companies Revealed: Randstad Employer Brand Research 2017

Tags: Attraction & Retention, Employer Branding, Hong Kong, Human Resources, Leadership, Press Release

The Randstad Employer Brand Awards (previously known as the Randstad Award) is making its fifth appearance in Hong Kong. Recruitment firm Randstad, in anticipation of the upcoming announcement of Hong Kong’s most attractive companies on the ... read more

Friday, 17 March 2017

Media Release: MNCs still employers of choice in Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia: Randstad Workmonitor

Tags: Workmonitor

The emergence of Millennials in the workforce yearning for work-life balance as well as media attention towards rising startups across the world has led to the apparent rise in preference for flexible small to medium enterprises (SMEs) and ... read more

Tuesday, 14 March 2017

10 most in-demand technology jobs in Hong Kong for 2017

Tags: Attraction & Retention, Hiring Intentions, Hong Kong, Human Resources, Jobs & the Economy, Jobs Candidates, Productivity & Performance, Talent Resources

As the world of work evolves with new developments in information technology, heightened customer needs and new business requirements, companies are in the midst of a technological disruption and must find top tech talent to drive new digital ... read more

Monday, 23 January 2017

Randstad Hong Kong Market Outlook 2017

Tags: Hiring Intentions, Hong Kong, Human Resources, Jobs & the Economy, Jobs Candidates, Press Release

Want the latest copy of our Salary Snapshot? Find out the latest salaries across a number of functions including: Accounting & Finance Banking & Financial Services Construction, Property & Engineering Human ... read more

Tuesday, 17 January 2017

beware of scams in your job search

Tags: Jobs & the Economy, Jobs Candidates

Job scams can be much more than just a waste of your time and energy. A successful scam can potentially end with money stolen from the victim or in some recent cases we have seen, leave the victim jobless should they leave their current role for the ... read more

Wednesday, 14 December 2016

Employees fear for job security due to lack of digital skills in Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia: Randstad Workmonitor

Tags: Hong Kong, Jobs & the Economy, Workmonitor

The world is fast transforming into a digital one with consumers changing their purchasing habits, as well as organisations adopting new digital strategies to grow their business and maintain a competitive edge. This seems to have hit the confidence ... read more

Wednesday, 14 December 2016

Salary and bonus expectations high amongst Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia employees: Randstad Workmonitor

Tags: Attraction & Retention, Hong Kong, Productivity & Performance, Workmonitor

A slow global economy and industries facing restructuring have not dampened the expectations of employees in Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia. According to the latest global Randstad Workmonitor report, confidence levels of these employees around ... read more

Wednesday, 1 June 2016

Employers failing to address changing Hong Kong talent wishes: Randstad Award 2016

Tags: Attraction & Retention, Hong Kong, Talent Resources, Workmonitor

Changing employee demands in the past years have remained largely unmet by Hong Kong employees. According to research conducted by recruitment firm Randstad, Hong Kong employers lagged behind organisations in both Singapore and Malaysia. This was ... read more