Insights At Work—The Aon Hewitt Blog

How Can Data Help Companies Towards Thailand 4.0?

14 Jul 2017  by   Panuwat Benrohman

Despite the Thai government’s best efforts towards Thailand 4.0, major obstacles still stand in the way—especially when it comes to capabilities of the workforce. How can data make a difference to employers looking to prepare for the future?

Will Artificial Intelligence Take Over Your Banking Job?

07 Jul 2017  by   Pathik Gupta

Digitisation has changed banking forever, and up to a quarter of the workforce is in jobs where a high percentage of tasks could be automated. What does the future look like, and is it already here?

How to Retain Your Best Talent After M&A?

30 Jun 2017  by   Javad Ahmad and Rajiv Ramanathan

During times of disruption, employees have a variety of different concerns that will influence their desire to resign or remain. How can organisations undergoing transactions come up with effective strategies to retain their best?

What Makes an Exceptional CHRO in Southeast Asia?

23 Jun 2017  by   Boon Chong Na & Prashant Chadha

The HR function has been undergoing a metamorphosis for the past few years, but the most recent stages of the transformation have been difficult. What qualities and capabilities must today's CHROs in Southeast Asia have, in order to truly secure their seat at the table?

What Makes an Impressive Recruitment Experience?

16 Jun 2017  by   Dr Jeff Brown

Impressions formed by a candidate throughout the recruitment and selection process can play a key role in whether a successful applicant accepts the position—and can ultimately influence their behaviour once they are employed. How can employers take advantage?

How Does Confirmation Bias Interfere with Data?

02 Jun 2017  by   Jacob Tan

Analytics convert a large data set into meaningful information that drives our decisions. But the insights we derive is heavily influenced by our inherent tendency to confirm our existing beliefs. How can we overcome this?

Is the War for Talent in China Cooling Off?

26 May 2017  by   Marie Brinkman

Several of our leading workforce indicators point to a potential slowdown in the competition for talent in China; yet, the real story is probably far more interesting and complex. How?

2017 Budget: What Should Australians Abroad Know?

19 May 2017  by   Edward Keenan

For Australians, this month’s federal budget will impact not only existing assets but also financial planning strategies going forward. How can Australians living overseas protect their investments and get the best out of the new measures?

Is Engagement the Key to Workplace Happiness?

11 May 2017  by   Elias Dib

Lately, there has been a lot of talk around providing a nurturing environment for the happiness of a person, family, and community. Organisations often look to create a ‘happier’ working environment, but will this achieve a win-win result for employees as well as the bottom line?

Do New Joiners Get Off To A Better Start?

05 May 2017  by   Jean Hanna

Starting salaries are higher than they used to be. What’s more, they’re higher than those of employees promoted internally. Why should this matter to HR?