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Empowering today’s connected workforce through a data-driven approach to managing hourly workers

Eugene and I connected on LinkedIn about a year back. Back then his profile was showing that he is in stealth mode of his HR Tech startup. That was during the peak of the crypto BS and naturally, I thought it is going to be another blockchain idea that the world doesn’t need. The unfolding […]

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Automating first round code interviews via a conversational chatbot

I first got to know about Adaface at this year’s HR Tech Summit in Singapore. Adaface is one of the four startups pitching at the Tech Den and I did some research into every one of them. Initially, I thought they are just another coding assessment vendor competing in a crowded space. But their idea […]

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The future of work is set to land at HR Festival Asia

HR technology is a multi-billion dollar market that’s only set to grow, and it is past time to redefine HR thought leadership for the new world of work. HR Festival Asia, a partnership between HR Technology Conference & Exposition (US) and HR Summit (Asia), will be focusing on the new paradigm that has arisen from […]

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Meet the newest HR Tech startups in the TechHR Singapore Startup Program

The People Matters TechHR Startup Program every year unfailingly showcases many innovative early-stage startups in the HR technology space every year. The startups are chosen on the basis of factors such as a sharp vision for the product and a deep understanding of the talent problem it is solving. In India, over the years, the […]

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Why You Should Visit People Matters’ TechHR 2019 Singapore

30+ HR Tech vendors, 50+ HR Tech startups from the region, 20+ investors, angels and VCs, 30+ world-class speakers, facilitators and session leaders, and 1,000+ delegates from the HR and technology domains. All in a single event in the form of People Matters TechHR 2019. It will also be their first time holding this event […]

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Starting a HR Tech in Singapore?

Updated on 8th of Oct 2018 I was having a coffee with a founder of a HR Tech recently. He was in Singapore to sniff out the market as he has plans to open an office here, after Finland and Italy. As usual, I started sharing with him on sites to check out and organisations […]

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EngageRocket Funding Marks Expansion of People Analytics in Asia Pacific

Investment round led by SeedPlus to link the employee experience with performance and productivity makes EngageRocket the first such venture-funded startup in Southeast Asia. 27,000+ users across 13 countries in Asia Pacific, and more than half a million responses analysed in 8 Asian languages since launch less than 2 years ago. Secured major partnerships with […]

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CEO Interview with Witansa Angwidjaja

A search for employee engagement on Google would return 172,000,000 results. It is no coincidence that this space has seen an explosion of new innovative HR Tech. Go-Up.Work is one of them. With office in Singapore and Thailand, their employee engagement platform help companies to optimise their people experience to uplift, engage and retain them better The […]

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10 Tips to Successfully Bootstrap Your Startup

[guestpost]This is a guest post by David Chambat. He is the Founder and CEO of Villa Finder, an innovative platform for consumers to find and book a villa in Asia. Villa Finder leads the villa distribution in Asia-Pacific with more than 1,000 villas for rent in Bali, Samui, Phuket, Sri Lanka and Mauritius. The company also […]

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Australia HR Tech Market Map 2018

The Australian HR tech market has proven itself to be one of the most vibrant across Asia Pacific. Not surprisingly in a $12bn internal market there is a significant amount of potential for new tech players to disrupt or service existing incumbents. In a world where once Seek reigned supreme from a technology standpoint with […]