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Top 5 Leadership Qualities

Top 5 Leadership Qualities

Written by on November 14, 2014 in elearning, Engagement, featured on app, Uncategorized with 0 Comments

In 2010 Forbes presented its view of the top 10 qualities that make a great leader. Now 2 years later, we consider the top 5 of these and why they are as important as ever The key to successful leadership today is influence, not authority – Kenneth Blanchard  Those in management positions come and go, but […]

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A Blog Eat Blog World

A Blog Eat Blog World

The world of communications has been revolutionised and is going to continue to be revolutionised. The question is – do you blog? We live in a world where the ability to communicate in an instant is at our fingertips. Gone are the days where we had to rely on the postal service, listen to the […]

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The Power of Social Media and Broadcast Media

The Power of Social Media and Broadcast Media

Written by on November 14, 2014 in Engagement, featured on app, Leadership, Uncategorized with 0 Comments

  According to television advertisements in the United Kingdom, it is officially Christmas! We all know that as soon as we see the new John Lewis advertisement, or the Coca Cola ‘Holidays Are Coming’ advertisement that the festive season is well and truly upon us. We consider the impact of social media in relation to […]

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Social Media and the Finance Industry

Social Media and the Finance Industry

Written by on November 14, 2014 in Engagement, featured on app, Leadership, Uncategorized with 0 Comments

Social Media should have a place in your companies Marketing Strategy, even if you are in the Finance Industry Many believe that social media and the financial industry do not combine well due to issues surrounding data protection. Yet, using social media does not mean any rules need to be broken. Recent research has shown […]

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leadership

How culture has influenced women in the workforce?

How culture has influenced women in the workforce?

Written by on November 17, 2014 in featured on app, Leadership, Uncategorized with 0 Comments

In a recent research done by Gender Diversity Benchmark Asia, Malaysia rank the highest percentage of women in the workforce at 58.1%, followed by China at 56.7% and Hong Kong at 50.9%. You may view the full statistics here. Research results have also shown India with the weakest statistics with an average of 26.6%, the […]

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Top 5 Tips on leadership for small businesses

Top 5 Tips on leadership for small businesses

Written by on October 31, 2014 in Events, featured on app, Leadership with 0 Comments

There is no end to leadership. No matter how experienced you may be, it is a road with no end. We are constantly learning what it takes to be a great leader, and what is good and what is bad. It is irrelevant how big or small your business is: whether you are among one […]

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learning and development

The 6 key roles of HR analytics

The 6 key roles of HR analytics

In the midst of strong competition and unpredictable economic climate, organizations need to learn how to maximize effectiveness of various assets and human capital management is one of the key components. In the past, companies hire by first impression and guided HR decisions, however, in more recent years, companies have come to recognize the importance […]

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Meet Terrapinn Training at PMAP General Membership Meeting

Meet Terrapinn Training at PMAP General Membership Meeting

Written by on November 10, 2014 in Events, featured on app, Learning and Development with 0 Comments

Terrapinn Training was present as a sponsor at the People Management Association of the Philippines (PMAP) General Memebership meeting last Wednesday, which 250 HR professionals gathered for their General Membership Meeting. The crowd was pleasantly surprised that we flew all the way from Singapore to be with them, and had the opportunity to learn what […]

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How to engage your employees – Part 2 : 5 ways to engage your employees

How to engage your employees – Part 2 : 5 ways to engage your employees

Written by on May 29, 2014 in Engagement, Featured Videos with 0 Comments

  Does employee engagement by the company equate to how engaged the employees actually feel? How much does your company value employee engagement? Below are 5 ways to engage your employees. 1. Ensure employees know their organization’s vision, mission and values By ensuring your employees are aware, they would have a better idea on what […]

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Top Employers Institute: The Return on Investment of Human Resources

Top Employers Institute: The Return on Investment of Human Resources

Written by on January 29, 2014 in Engagement, featured on app, Featured Videos with 0 Comments

I hope you will enjoy this video developed by the CRF Institute (now Top Employers) about the tangible return on investment in human resources – namely employees. As the video explains: “CEOs often claim that “Our Human Capital is our most important asset….” But if human capital truly is an asset, why doesn’t it appear […]

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The Art of Negotiation

The Art of Negotiation

Job descriptions often list negotiation skills as a desirable asset for job candidates, but the ability to negotiate requires a collection of interpersonal and communication skills used together to bring a desired result. Here are five essential negotiation tips for success. 1. Break down the mental barriers The founder of modern capitalism, Adam smith, once […]

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Come face-to-face with other HR professionals at a Terrapinn Training event

Come face-to-face with other HR professionals at a Terrapinn Training event

Written by on September 26, 2014 in Events, featured on app, Learning and Development with 0 Comments

HR professionals come face-to-face Recently, Terrapinn Training has just completed an exclusive 3 Day MBA in Human Capital Management training workshop alongside with Mr Edward Fonng in Brunei. 6 HR professionals from various company backgrounds had attended the training session. Besides learning and enriching from different case studies and discussions, attendees were also given the […]

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The Power of Customer Loyalty

Ian Dewer, The North Face Power of emotional Loyalty The North Face is one of the most successful outdoor product companies of its time. However, the majority of their customers buy from their stores less than twice a year. So, how do they make money? Ian Dewer shares his the secrets to their success: customer […]

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5 tips to network effectively in business

In a research done by Professor Arch G. Woodside, a researcher and the editor of the book Organization Culture, Business-to-Business Relationships and Interfirm Networks, business relationships are bound to display 6 main powers, namely “access”, ”control”, “efficiency”, “innovation”, “stability,” and “networking”. Likewise business relationships are likely to display any of the six liabilities (though not […]

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4 social media trends in the the workplace

Social media may seem a simple technology platform that individuals use to share and exchange views, perspective, insights, experiences, feelings, attitudes,  in many different forms such as images, text, audio, and video. But it has overtaken e-mail in terms of online activity and it’s currently the number 1 activity online, growing rapidly around the world. […]

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