Learning And Development

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Executive MBAs are fast-becoming the development programme of choice for senior leaders who want to move even further up the ladder. HRM Asia takes a closer look at the added value these degrees provide through their keen focus on group learning
HRM Asia - 10 Mar 2017
In today’s rapidly changing and networked world, a strong culture helps to further develop an organisation’s workforce. This does require a shift in mindset though, as guest contributors Wendy Murphy and Kathy Kram advise. They say mentoring needs to become a part of everyday interactions.
Kelvin Ong - 23 Jan 2017
Fast food giant McDonald’s belief in fast-tracking careers has seen it sponsor two different tertiary programmes designed specifically for staff to acquire business knowledge while juggling the demands of work in the hospitality industry.
- 15 Dec 2016
The traditional Masters of Business Administration is still the benchmark academic programme that employers of leadership talent expect. But along with the real world project management experience, communication skills are fast becoming required learning. HRM Asia looks at how programmes are tweaking their content towards the softer skills in business.
Sham Majid - 18 Nov 2016
When it comes to education and training, no title has been more articulated over the past two years in Singapore than “SkillsFuture”. While the basic premise of SkillsFuture is about building skills, the technicalities behind it can appear more elusive. In this special report, HRM Asia charts the progress of SkillsFuture and its relevance for HR.
Kelvin Ong - 27 Oct 2016
With a tagline as “the bank for a changing world”, BNP Paribas has proven that it means business with the introduction of a leadership training programme aimed at developing the ever-burgeoning Asian market into a stronghold. HRM Asia finds out more.
- 18 Mar 2015
A wide range of government funding schemes and courses are designed to encourage small to medium enterprises to train and upgrade the skills of their Singaporean and Permanent Resident workers. HRM shares the latest resources available