Seven recruitment tools you need

We assess the cutting-edge technologies and tools that have the potential to revolutionise recruitment As anyone who has queued overnight in the cold for the latest smartphone will tell you, keeping up with technology isn’t easy. But with many HR departments taking more responsibility for resourcing, it is essential to get to grips with the myriad recruiting channels, tools and… Continue reading

Jokowi plays down union demand

Governor Joko “Jokowi” Widodo played down demands by an alliance of labor unions and non-government organizations for him to change his decision to allow seven Korean companies to suspend the minimum wage increase. Lawyer Bayu Mahendra representing the governor told the State Administrative Court in East Jakarta on Wednesday that the demands were groundless and not representative of workers in… Continue reading

BNP2TKI Terima 12.270 Kasus TKI Sejak 2011, Terbanyak Arab Saudi

Jakarta – Crisis Center Badan Nasional Penempatan dan Perlindungan Tenaga Kerja Indonesia (BNP2TKI) genap berusia dua tahun sejak didirikan 27 Juni 2011. Pusat layanan pengaduan telah menangani kasus TKI sebanyak 12.270, terbanyak Arab Saudi. “Dari 12.270 aduan permasalahan TKI itu, sejumlah 7.324 (59,69 persen) kasusnya terselesaikan dan 4.946 (40,31 persen) sisanya dalam upaya penyelesaian,” kata Kepala BNP2TKI Jumhur Hidayat dalam rilis… Continue reading

The Most Effective Ways to Make It Right When You Screw Up

After promising your boss you would complete an important assignment on time, you realize you’re behind and it’s going to be late. You unintentionally leave a colleague out of the loop on a joint project, causing him or her to feel frustrated and a bit betrayed. On the subway, you aren’t paying attention and accidentally spill hot coffee all over… Continue reading

The Hidden Side of Meetings

Managers at every level almost universally complain that many of their meetings are a waste of time. It’s an old story, repeated over and over: “We didn’t have an agenda.” “We didn’t manage the time well.” “We didn’t have the right people to actually make any decisions.” It’s a long list of dysfunctional behaviors that are familiar to just about anyone who… Continue reading