“While accounting is still a fundamental requirement in most companies, FP&A (financial planning and analysis) professionals have also been increasingly taking on an important role at management meetings."
A survey of Hong Kong bosses from Robert Half, has found more than half (52 per cent) have demoted an employee at their company. The business leaders cite several reasons for demotion. More than one third (34 per cent) have demoted an…
Employment grew, retrenchments remained low, and resident unemployment rates held steady.
"Candidates can benefit from staying abreast of industry developments and constantly upskill, or even reskill if needed, to maintain their competitiveness and therefore leverage in the employment market."
“Hong Kong is in the thick of the global technology race, with companies quick to adopt the latest advancements to remain competitive."
"Countries and cities must foster an atmosphere of innovation while also providing an environment that encourages and incentivises entrepreneurs."
“We moved from the traditional backward-looking appraisal process to a future-oriented process using real-time feedback to make the conversations meaningful, aspirational and progress-focussed."
“Hong Kong has always been one of the most expensive Asian locations to visit on business, due to the combination of a high cost of goods and services, and expensive hotel price."
“These gaps are being filled by an increasing reliance on temporary staff, and the 2019 Hays Asia Salary Guide shows that yet more companies foresee that they will be using temporary talent in the coming year.”