Human Capital / 9 posts found

salary-increase-justification

Salary Increase Justification – Who Deserves a Pay Raise

Study that image above for a while. The lady in green represents the CxO of a company that has just started a training programme for her staff. She’s hopeful that the employees being trained…
Hiring Staff

Hiring Employees – How to Hire Employees & Hiring People The Right Way

How important is a potential employee’s CGPA grade in college? If the candidate is a fresh graduate, will you rely on the CGPA grade to hire him or her. Are school grades a good indicator…
power music

Use Music to Boost Your Power

  Higher decibels bass boost power feelings. Flickr image by swong95765. I enjoy music of almost all genres but more so Rock n Roll but not heavy metal. My personal experience has been that when…
performance development

Case Study of Benefits of Performance Coaching

  Performance coaching boosts productivity. Flickr image by U.S.ArmyRDECOM One of the fundamental skills of every leader is to be able to coach their staff to achieve their KPIs. I don’t intend…
talent development

Who should conduct Performance Coaching

During any sports event, you can easily discern who the coach is. Often he’ll be dressed differently than the players. And he’ll be the guy closest to the court, pitch or field, jumping, shouting…
talent development

How not to recruit employees

  Developing your human capital. In the middle of last week, I shared an article highlighting that Google doesn’t employ grad students based on their GPA or even from Ivy League schools. “Google…
questioning skills

How to motivate employees – the secret technique only the great use

  Questions engage your staff. I decided to chime in on this article I saw this morning… When I first read the title of this article on a newsletter, I was a little irritated. The title was,…
training and development

Is training and development of employees a waste of time

  Train your employees to differentiate your business or die. In Malaysia, many employers hesitate to train their employees. Actually hesitate is being polite. It’s more accurate to use the…