Anna Verasai

JP Morgan, Sachs withdraw plans of fully reopening offices in UK till July

Featured - June 20, 2021

The rapid spread of the highly contagious Delta variant in the UK has forced JPMorgan Chase & Co and Goldman Sachs to delay plans of reopening offices. Goldman Sachs ...

6 Compelling Reasons to Invest in Talent Management

Leadership - June 19, 2021

How do you build a reputation for good talent management within the industry and outside? ...

8 Pitfalls to Avoid for HR Professionals

Human Resource has moved from being backroom boys of yore, determining the face and culture of any organization. The HR department, apart from carrying some administrativ...

How to decline a job offer

Interviews - June 07, 2021

It is not polite to procrastinate and keep the people awaiting your response. Here are a few ways to decline a job offer. If you are in a position where you have more tha...

6 Great Jobs for People Over 50

Recruitment - June 04, 2021

Older jobseekers shouldn’t fret – there are plenty of options available that provide meaningful work. ...

SAP adopts Flexible Working for all 100,000 employees

Featured - June 01, 2021

SAP employees will be able to work remotely or at the office, and it will be possible for them to set flexible schedules. ...

EY switches to hybrid working plan for UK staff

Featured - May 25, 2021

The latest to embrace hybrid working is the Big Four accountancy firm EY outlining latest UK plans. The firm, which has a team of around 17,500 workers in the UK, expects...

American employers’ push for minimum wage increase faces an uphill battle

Featured - May 20, 2021

The United States has a record 8.1 million job openings. The media likes to call it a ‘labor shortage.’ Despite increased vaccinations and easing COVID-19 restriction...

What to include in employee personnel files?

Keeping a record of an employees’ lifecycle documents of their employment journey within an organization has become a must due to the digitization of all decision-makin...

5 Skills Every HR Generalist Needs

Uncategorized - May 12, 2021

Human Resource as a term was coined in 1893 by John R Commons in his book, “Distribution of Wealth”. However, it was only in the 20th century that Human Resou...

Five Reasons to Quit a Job

Recruitment - May 11, 2021

Quitting a job is never easy. The familiarity, the comfort, and not upsetting the boat are often the reasons cited for sticking to a position that no longer fulfills your...

Tackling burnout while working from home

Japan is notorious for its work ethics and how people work to exhaustion, they even have a term for death by overwork—Karoshi. The same malaise seems to be plaguing the...

How to calculate for pay for remote workforce

Compensation - May 04, 2021

The future of work is remote. That is the direction that the world was moving towards before the Pandemic hit in 2020. Now, work from home is a reality and not something ...

How to incorporate hard skills in your resume

Interviews - April 30, 2021

When the pandemic has taken over the world, and people are hunkered down riding the wave, most companies have taken the remote work route to keep things going. Video stre...

What can Human Resources do for the people?

When was the last time you reached somebody in HR? When you joined the organization? For your performance evaluation? Or when something awful occurred at work? HR groups ...

The rule-book for terminating an employee

Leadership - April 26, 2021

There is no easy way to approach the subject of termination with an employee. Whether it is a layoff or even because of just cause, it is hard to have “the talk” and ...