Thursday, 30 March 2017

Media Release: Work-life balance not a priority for Malaysian Millennials : Randstad Employer Brand Research 2016

Tags: Employer Branding, Press Release

KUALA LUMPUR, 22 June 2016 – Millennials around the globe are clamouring for better work-life balance and flexibility in the workplace, however, Millennials in Malaysia seem to prefer a more traditional workplace, said recruitment firm ... read more

Wednesday, 29 March 2017

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

Tags: Human Resources, Jobs & the Economy, Press Release, 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, 21 March 2017

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

Tags: Employer Branding, Human Resources, Press Release

KUALA LUMPUR, 21 MARCH 2017 - The Randstad Employer Brand Awards (previously known as the Randstad Award) is making its second appearance in Malaysia. Recruitment firm Randstad, in anticipation of the upcoming announcement of Malaysia’s most ... read more

Tuesday, 21 March 2017

NX Now - Ryan Carroll on Bonuses in Malaysia

Tags: Attraction & Retention, Employer Branding, Human Resources

Ryan Carroll, Country Director - Malaysia gives insights on Bonuses in Malaysia in a recent interview with NX Digital. To jump to the discussion, head to 18:45 of the video. read more

Friday, 17 March 2017

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

Tags: Human Resources, Press Release, Workmonitor

17 March 2017 – 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 ... read more

Monday, 13 March 2017

Bonus season in the construction, property & engineering industry

Tags: Human Resources, Jobs & the Economy

By Graham Whitworth, Team Leader of Construction, Property & Engineering, Randstad Malaysia While bonuses are not required in many workplaces, it is still common tool throughout different industries in Malaysia. Bonus standards vary ... read more

Tuesday, 7 March 2017

8 interview questions for emotional intelligence

Tags: Human Resources, Recruitment Advice

By Martin Hill, Associate Director of HR, Randstad Singapore Having a robust hiring process that includes performance-based interviews can help identify high performing candidates from a diverse talent pool. Hiring a high performance team ... read more

Thursday, 23 February 2017

The benefits of a business partnering approach with Randstad

Tags: Employer Branding, Human Resources, Recruitment Advice

Our recent Randstad Talent Trends Report suggests that more than 80% of employers globally over the past 24 months have worked harder to improve their employer brand to attract and retain the best talent. In addition, over 70% of employers are ... read more

Tuesday, 14 February 2017

Randstad Malaysia Market Outlook 2017

Tags: Jobs & the Economy

By: Ryan Carroll, Country Director, Randstad Malaysia Public infrastructure driving Malaysian CPE industry forward ​Construction, property and engineering continue to show strong growth in a slow global economic environment with major ... read more

Tuesday, 17 January 2017

Beware of scams in your job search

Tags: 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

Tuesday, 13 December 2016

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

Tags: Human Resources, Jobs & the Economy, Press Release, 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

Friday, 9 December 2016

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

Tags: Human Resources, Jobs & the Economy, Press Release, 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

Monday, 19 September 2016

Ryan Carroll: What do job seekers in Malaysia want?

Tags: Attraction & Retention, Employer Branding, Human Resources

By Ryan Carroll, Country Director, Randstad Malaysia It's been a fascinating few months for the team at Randstad Malaysia as we shared our very  first edition of the Randstad Award employer brand research with our clients - companies of ... read more

Thursday, 1 September 2016

Media Release: Positive outlook for mature workers in Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia: Randstad Workmonitor

Tags: Press Release, Workmonitor

1 September 2016 – The slow global economic environment has cast a somewhat gloomy outlook for mature workers as businesses strive to become more productive and adapt to the pace of technological change across all industries. Despite ... read more

Monday, 27 June 2016

11 work rules you should break

Tags: Human Resources, Productivity & Performance

1. Don’t claim credit Claiming credit for a job well done is not something that should be frowned upon. Employees should be proud of their achievements. However, there is a level of humility that should come with this that ensures it doesn't ... read more

Monday, 6 June 2016

Attractiveness score for Malaysian employers higher than those in Singapore and Hong Kong: Randstad Award 2016

Tags: Attraction & Retention, Employer Branding, Human Resources

KUALA LUMPUR, 6 June 2016 – Employers in Malaysia scored better in the key areas that staff find attractive than organisations in both Hong Kong and Singapore. This was revealed in recruitment firm Randstad’s inaugural Malaysia Randstad ... read more

Tuesday, 17 May 2016

​Winning Employer Brands in 25 countries named in Randstad Award 2016

Tags: Attraction & Retention, Employer Branding

The brands people would most like to work for in 25 countries globally were revealed today with the announcement of the winners of the Global Randstad Award 2016. Country winners ranged from Google, IKEA, and BMW to Hewlett Packard, Suntory and ... read more

Monday, 16 May 2016

Randstad Award - Shell Malaysia - Case Study

Tags: Attraction & Retention, Employer Branding

Shell Malaysia was voted in as the Most Attractive Employer for the first ever Randstad Award in Malaysia with a total of 73.73% of all respondents who knew the company stating that they would like to work for them. The infographic provides a quick ... read more

Tuesday, 3 May 2016

Shell voted Malaysia’s most attractive company: Randstad Award 2016

Tags: Attraction & Retention, Employer Branding, Human Resources

KUALA LUMPUR, 3 May 2016 – Recruitment firm Randstad named Shell Malaysia as the most attractive employer in Malaysia at the Randstad Award 2016. The annual award, which celebrated its 16th edition globally, was held for the first time in ... read more

Tuesday, 19 April 2016

Media Release: Top 20 Companies in Malaysia Revealed: Randstad Award 2016

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

KUALA LUMPUR, 19 April 2016 – Recruitment firm Randstad today released the list of the country’s Top 20 companies ahead of the inaugural Randstad Award in Malaysia on the 28th of April 2016. The Randstad Award is presented to the most ... read more