While on one side there is a debate to include commuting hours in work hours, on the other hand, are opposing views by Chinese billionaire Jack Ma who continues to endorse a 9 am to 9 pm working day, and a six-day week.
Given the importance business heads attach to productivity, HR's perceived (and possibly real) inability to contribute in this domain poses among the greatest threats to the relevance of HR for business.
In a keynote session at Oracle OpenWorld Singapore, AirAsia Group Chief Executive Officer Tony Fernandes shared how AirAsia’s people are its biggest strength and how technology helps AirAsia stay agile.
Leong Chee Tung, CEO and Co-Founder of EngageRocket, shares more on the new era of engagement, Employee Engagement Phase 2.0, and how introducing employee lifecycle analytics to personalise the employee journey has a profound impact.
Organizations require talent strategies and performance conversations that suit the diverse needs of not only the generations that are or will become part of the workforce but also those who are independent contractors.