Wednesday, 24 May 2017

Media release: Employers turn blind eye to work-life balance: Randstad Employer Brand Research 2017

Tags: 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: Randstad Employer Brand Research 2017

Tags: Employer Branding, Press Release, Singapore

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: Randstad Employer Brand Research 2017

Tags: Employer Branding, Press Release

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

David Blasco: It's not just about the numbers - what makes the best accounting and finance professionals?

Tags: Jobs & the Economy, Jobs Candidates, Singapore

By David Blasco, Associate Director, Accounting & Finance It’s common knowledge that market conditions have shifted over the past few years, especially across some industries that have suffered strong restructuring exercises due to ... read more

Thursday, 11 May 2017

25 career tips to get ahead in 2017

Tags: Jobs Candidates, Productivity & Performance

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

Tuesday, 2 May 2017

Randstad Singapore takes Gold for Best Client Service at Asia Recruitment Awards 2017

Tags: Human Resources, Singapore

Randstad Singapore’s Client Solutions team took the Gold Award for the hotly contested Best Client Service Award at the Asia Recruitment Awards 2017 on the 7th of April. The Client Solutions team has been specifically set up to support ... read more

Friday, 21 April 2017

Media release: Singapore’s most attractive companies revealed: Randstad Employer Brand Research 2017

Tags: Employer Branding, Press Release, Singapore

Recruitment firm Randstad named Google as the most attractive employer in Singapore at the Randstad Employer Brand Award 2017 (previously known as the Randstad Award). The annual award, held for the sixth consecutive year in Singapore and the 17th ... read more

Thursday, 13 April 2017

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

Tags: Press Release, Singapore

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

Wednesday, 5 April 2017

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

Tags: Jobs Candidates, Press Release, Singapore

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: Attraction & Retention, Employer Branding, Press Release, Singapore

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

Tags: Jobs Candidates, Press Release, Singapore, Workmonitor

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

Jaya Dass: Positive market sentiment hints of economic recovery

Tags: Hiring Intentions, Jobs & the Economy, Singapore

By Jaya Dass, Country Director, Randstad Singapore Singapore confident despite slow global economic outlook Despite a gloomy economic outlook and two years of negative inflation, Singapore's economy grew 1.8 percent year-on-year, beating ... read more

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Media release: Singaporeans willing to work longer hours despite wanting better work-life balance: Randstad Employer Brand Research 2016

Tags: Employer Branding, Press Release, Singapore

Work-life balance seems to be the trending topic of recent times yet most Singaporeans are still working many hours of overtime and are willing to work even more, said recruitment firm Randstad. According to the Randstad Employer Brand Research ... read more

Tuesday, 21 March 2017

Media release: Singapore’s top 75 companies revealed: Randstad Employer Brand Research 2017

Tags: Employer Branding, Press Release, Singapore

The Randstad Employer Brand Awards (previously known as the Randstad Award) is making its sixth appearance in Singapore. Recruitment firm Randstad, in anticipation of the upcoming announcement of Singapore’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

Tags: Attraction & Retention, Jobs Candidates, Press Release, Singapore

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

Thursday, 9 March 2017

Media release: The Randstad Great Secretary Getaway winners revealed

Tags: Jobs Candidates, Press Release, Productivity & Performance, Singapore

Employees sealing major deals and setting up business strategies are often the ones garnering the most attention and praise. Behind the scenes, however, are the hard-working secretaries who go above and beyond to support their bosses and their ... read more

Thursday, 2 March 2017

Media release: Randstad Singapore launches the Engineering Challenge

Tags: Jobs Candidates, Press Release, Singapore

Randstad Singapore has launched the Engineering Challenge, an interactive mechanical engineering quiz, in close cooperation with engineers of the Formula 1 Williams Racing team. The Randstad Engineering Challenge is aimed at professionals in ... read more

Thursday, 23 February 2017

5 times F1 technology made a huge leap forward

Tags: Productivity & Performance

Formula One engineers are always looking for ways they can improve the performance of their cars. In a sport of such tight margins, even a gain of a hundredth of a second can make the difference between first and second place. For every small ... read more

Thursday, 23 February 2017

Most important 20th century engineering breakthroughs

Tags: Jobs & the Economy

The 20th century was perhaps the century with the biggest breaks from historical engineering techniques, with some globally significant breakthroughs that are still relevant to the field today. Looking back, we can see that engineers in the ... read more

Wednesday, 22 February 2017

5 key trends in Singapore's accounting sector for 2017

Tags: Jobs & the Economy, Singapore

With the uncertainty in the global market, rising interest rates and a decline in both domestic consumption and investments, the Singapore economy is bracing itself for a slower growth in 2017. Organisations continued to be under increasing pressure ... read more