How Money Laundering (AML) and Terrorism Financing (CTF) Threaten Economic Stability

Financial crimes associated with identity theft, fraud, money laundering, tax evasion, market manipulation and terrorist financing have grown at an alarming rate that is threatening global financial stability. The 2018 Thomson Reuters True Cost of Financial Crime report revealed that the annual cost of financial crime to the global economy is estimated at US$1.45 trillion, […]

Getting Digital with HR

HR and Digital. Two worlds that in the past had either never collided or were conjoined in ways that ended in more pain than productivity. Today, the digital transformation of HR is a growing topic of discussion. While it is possibly a by-product of my filter bubble, particularly on LinkedIn, the reality is that there […]

I will be speaking on managing the 21st century workforce

Management Development Institute of Singapore

Date:May 22, 2015
Event:MDIS Management Symposium 2015
Venue: Management Development Institute of Singapore
Registration:Click here to register.

5 easy steps to give your resume a boost

Originally posted on HRinAsia In the internet age, resume writing is still playing catch up. What had worked a decade ago is still being applied today. The best part is people expect it to continue working. The way resumes are being processed nowadays are significantly different. 10 years ago there were no LinkedIn, online job […]

Migrating future Career Advice postings to CareerLadder

As part of streamlining the two websites I’m maintaining, I will be putting up future career related postings on only. To continue receiving newsletters on this topic, please head over to and add yourself to the mailing list.

My current personal blog will be focusing more on Recruitment, Productivity and Entrepreneurship.

I like to take the opportunity to thank my readers for subscribing to my blog and I hope the new streamline will provide better value.

My Career Coaching Program is live!

As many of you would know, I have launched a separate website focusing on recruitment training and career coaching. I am pleased to inform that career coaching program has gone live! I call it the Job Magnet Program. Because in the modern connected world, that is very much possible. Here is a snippet: Become a […]

5 Secrets Headhunters Will Never Tell You

Everyone has secrets In my years of interfacing with candidates, they often voice an almost similar frustration about headhunters or recruiters. Many go to them in hope of getting extra help to find their next dream job. Instead what they get is cold, template responses. Which is fine if there is some positive outcome. In […]

Bitrix24 – Intranet deployed is less than 5 mins

As I’m planning to collate and build up a library of user guides, faq, sop for RecruitPlus, a bigger issue came about. How do we ensure maximum visibility and ease of retrieval so these content don’t end up in a forgotten folder collecting dusts? I remember using an Intranet back in 2000 when I was […]