Insights At Work—The Aon Hewitt Blog

What Makes an Impressive Recruitment Experience?

09 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?

Why Must HR Let Data Drive Decisions, Every Day?

28 Apr 2017  by   Jeremy Andrulis

HR makes many decisions every day, and while most may be tactical, they add up to create the overall employee experience and impact business. How can data transform the landscape for HR?

How Must HR in Middle East SMEs Evolve to Thrive?

21 Apr 2017  by   Arun Sharma

SMEs have been playing an increasingly critical role in the evolution of global economies, particularly in the Middle East. How can HR in SMEs evolve to meet their unique requirements?

How Will Talent & Technology Shape Wealth Management?

13 Apr 2017  by   Jenny Kvaskova

If 2016 marked the start of Asia’s age of consolidation, then in 2017, two items will be on the agenda for firms striving to survive in the wealth management space: talent and technology. How?

Is HR in Malaysia Ready to Drive Business?

07 Apr 2017  by   Prashant Chadha

Like most major markets in Southeast Asia, Malaysia faces challenges with finding the best talent and the cost of hiring them. What steps can HR take to improve return on people investment and drive business performance?