Kingdom ranks 34 out of 60 in ‘World Talent Report’

Kingdom ranks 34 out of 60 in ‘World Talent Report’
November 21st, 2014 in Featured, General Interest

IMD, a business school based in Switzerland, yesterday announced its new “IMD World Talent Report” that …[More]

Why many salespeople need to learn how to sell again

Why many salespeople need to learn how to sell again
November 17th, 2014 in General Interest
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You probably have experienced many disappointments when wanting to buy something from an establishment. …[More]

Sri Lanka looks to Thai growth models

Sri Lanka looks to Thai growth models
November 14th, 2014 in General Interest

Espousing many of Thailand’s national developmental models, Sri Lanka is planning to develop ideas for the …[More]

EU joins outcry against further FBA restrictions

EU joins outcry against further FBA restrictions
November 13th, 2014 in General Interest

AN EU DELEGATION has shared the concerns of the EU industry on the proposed modification of the Foreign …[More]

Ex-tourism chief faces indictment

Ex-tourism chief faces indictment
November 13th, 2014 in General Interest

A joint panel of the Office of the Attorney-General (OAG) and National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) …[More]

Military steps ‘have cut’ gas smuggling

Military steps ‘have cut’ gas smuggling
November 12th, 2014 in General Interest

Cross-border smuggling of cooking gas for sale has dropped sharply after soldiers have been sent to hunt down …[More]

‘Influence of family businesses rising globally’

‘Influence of family businesses rising globally’
November 12th, 2014 in General Interest

Family businesses are stronger and more vital around the world than ever before, US management consultancy …[More]

Time to re-evaluate how your company addresses risk

Time to re-evaluate how your company addresses risk
November 11th, 2014 in General Interest

Some companies have established risk management processes, while others are thinking of ways to develop …[More]

Battling bigotry the right thing to do, and not just to improve bottom line

Battling bigotry the right thing to do, and not just to improve bottom line
November 11th, 2014 in General Interest

The embrace of the global economy is bringing the world together in unprecedented ways, but it is still a work in …[More]

Young employees expect more

Young employees expect more
November 7th, 2014 in General Interest

The role of human resources management is no longer limited to just hiring but also involves managing people’s …[More]

‘Stop politicians from reaping off farmers’

‘Stop politicians from reaping off farmers’
November 6th, 2014 in General Interest

Academics, government officials and rice traders have called for the establishment of concrete laws and …[More]

Last-minute management necessary sometimes, but should be avoided

Last-minute management necessary sometimes, but should be avoided
November 6th, 2014 in General Interest

MANY companies have been working towards improving efficiency of their teams to ensure they can maintain …[More]

Bosses urge delay in signing global labour-rights pacts

Bosses urge delay in signing global labour-rights pacts
November 5th, 2014 in General Interest

A business lobby has urged the government to delay the endorsement of the International Labour Organisation’s …[More]

Graduates face 30percent salary gap between top-bottom categories

Graduates face 30percent salary gap between top-bottom categories
November 4th, 2014 in General Interest

Fresh graduates in Thailand, Singapore, Hong Kong and Indonesia who have secured jobs in professional …[More]

Nuclear arguably the best option for Thailand: ADB

Nuclear arguably the best option for Thailand: ADB
November 4th, 2014 in General Interest

Nuclear power could be considered the best option for Thailand, whose energy self-sufficiency rate is forecast to …[More]

You can learn from leaders you like and don’t like

You can learn from leaders you like and don’t like
November 3rd, 2014 in General Interest

What makes a leader a true leader?

This question really bothers me a lot as I know of people …[More]

Local firms urged to invest in skills

Local firms urged to invest in skills
October 31st, 2014 in General Interest

Thai companies have neglected investment in human resources and technology development, hindering …[More]

China to build dual-track railway

China to build dual-track railway
October 30th, 2014 in Featured, General Interest

China has agreed in principle to build a dual-track railway linking Laos to Nong Khai and Bangkok, a source …[More]

Thailand’s business ranking up

Thailand’s business ranking up
October 30th, 2014 in Featured, General Interest

Thailand’s world ranking for ease of doing business has improved from 28th to 26th this year.

One main contributor …[More]

Developing high-potential people

Developing high-potential people
October 30th, 2014 in General Interest

No one is perfect but we all want to have as many top talents as possible in our organisations. We need high- …[More]

IP registration to be sped up in lead-up to AEC

IP registration to be sped up in lead-up to AEC
October 28th, 2014 in General Interest

The Intellectual Property Department aims to reduce the registration period for intellectual property rights to …[More]

The SIMPLE route for aware leaders: simplifying increasingly complex workplaces

The SIMPLE route for aware leaders: simplifying increasingly complex workplaces
October 24th, 2014 in General Interest

In today’s fast-paced marketplace and increasingly complicated business environment, competition has become …[More]

Watch out for ‘character-killing’ traits in a coach

Watch out for ‘character-killing’ traits in a coach
October 20th, 2014 in General Interest

One day a student-coach confided in me that her introductory coaching session with a mentor-coach had been …[More]

TSE can push ahead with IPO

TSE can push ahead with IPO
October 16th, 2014 in General Interest

The initial public offering (IPO) of Thai Solar Energy Plc (TSE), controlled by Channel 3’s Maleenont family …[More]

Report calls for urgent leadership, HR development

Report calls for urgent leadership, HR development
October 16th, 2014 in General Interest

SOUTHEAST Asian organisations urgently need to develop leaders at all levels and re-skill their human-resource …[More]

Anti-graft fight winning allies

Anti-graft fight winning allies
October 16th, 2014 in General Interest

Thailand’s awareness of endemic corruption is gaining ground, with 60% of listed companies putting anti- …[More]

Bangkok cracks down on taxis

Bangkok cracks down on taxis
October 10th, 2014 in Featured, General Interest

Thai authorities have announced a series of measures designed to improve the quality of Bangkok’s taxi services. …[More]

Taxis must ‘behave’ for higher fares

Taxis must ‘behave’ for higher fares
October 8th, 2014 in General Interest

Taxi fares are set to increase by December under government plans to help drivers cope with rising operating …[More]

‘Feedback is the breakfast of champions,’ brothers say

‘Feedback is the breakfast of champions,’ brothers say
October 6th, 2014 in General Interest

At a charity conference organised by the Young Professionals Committee of the Franco-Thai Chamber of Commerce …[More]

Bang Sue station to get expressway link

Bang Sue station to get expressway link
October 2nd, 2014 in General Interest

Transport officials want to link the Bang Sue terminal of the Red Line electric train project with the new Sri Rat …[More]