Submissions for Adman Awards slump 20%

Submissions for Adman Awards slump 20%
September 18th, 2014 in General Interest

REFLECTING the decline in the advertising industry, the number of entries submitted for this year’s “Adman …[More]

Encouraging growth in a culture of fun and trust (part 2)

Encouraging growth in a culture of fun and trust (part 2)
September 18th, 2014 in General Interest

When Mega Lifesciences Plc was preparing to list on the Stock Exchange of Thailand last year, chief executive …[More]

TDRI suggests four objectives for improving railway system

TDRI suggests four objectives for improving railway system
September 17th, 2014 in General Interest

Thailand’s railway system needs to be reformed, as persistent administrative problems have prevented …[More]

Thailand expects to keep lowest ranking

Thailand expects to keep lowest ranking
September 9th, 2014 in General Interest

Despite efforts by the junta and companies to deal with child labour and slavery allegations, it is highly likely …[More]

Coaching success is skills plus marketing plus conviction

Coaching success is skills plus marketing plus conviction
September 8th, 2014 in General Interest

Ted was so excited after finishing his coaching programme. He was on top of the world, delighted that he was now …[More]

Subcontracted workers and employer liability

Subcontracted workers and employer liability
September 5th, 2014 in General Interest

Businesses in Thailand, particularly manufacturers, have used workers employed as subcontractors through …[More]

Growth in a culture of having fun and trust (part 1)

Growth in a culture of having fun and trust (part 1)
September 4th, 2014 in General Interest

‘I don’t manage people. I help them to find themselves,” says Vivek Dhawan, who is the chief executive and chief …[More]

Following the ‘7 Habits’ path to personal effectiveness – and business success

Following the ‘7 Habits’ path to personal effectiveness – and business success
September 1st, 2014 in General Interest

HAVING A “winning culture” is what makes every great company great, says Porntip Lyimapun, founder and chief …[More]

Firms ink MoU to keep kids smiling

Firms ink MoU to keep kids smiling
August 26th, 2014 in General Interest

Nation Multimedia Group (NMG) and 16 other leading companies have joined forces to aid children in need of …[More]

The art and science of influencing your customers’ experience

The art and science of influencing your customers’ experience
August 25th, 2014 in General Interest

Maya Angelou, the author, poet, dancer, actress and singer, has said, “I’ve learned that people will forget what you …[More]

Getting more from your employees

Getting more from your employees
August 25th, 2014 in General Interest

Q: I find the people in my organisation very “soft, reserved and careful” when it comes to taking on challenging …[More]

Muay Thai has new home in Bangkok

Muay Thai has new home in Bangkok
August 19th, 2014 in Featured, General Interest

Thailand’s national sport, Muay Thai, has a new spiritual home in Bangkok following the opening of a new, modern …[More]

Hitting pay dirt with rubbish

Hitting pay dirt with rubbish
August 18th, 2014 in Featured, General Interest

Small firms need to persevere, focus on research and development (R&D) and be ready to change to thrive in an …[More]

When an NBTC official bit the Apple

When an NBTC official bit the Apple
August 18th, 2014 in General Interest

Takorn Tantasith, secretary general of the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission, reportedly …[More]

Pushing the Boundaries

Pushing the Boundaries
August 18th, 2014 in General Interest

A quick glance at the 62-year-old corporate chairman sitting among the four notable individuals on stage may …[More]

Deloitte ranked as second-most ideal employer

Deloitte ranked as second-most ideal employer
August 14th, 2014 in General Interest

DELOITTE ranks as the second-most-ideal employer among business students in the Asia-Pacific region, just …[More]

Encouraging women to fulfil ambitions

Encouraging women to fulfil ambitions
August 13th, 2014 in Featured, General Interest

The strength of people businesses such as ours increasingly lies in the diversity of their workforces. International …[More]

Medical leadership challenges differ from other fields, survey finds

Medical leadership challenges differ from other fields, survey finds
August 13th, 2014 in General Interest

There is a greater focus on medical leadership through formal, weighty roles. This has raised challenges for …[More]

Managing hospital supply chains

Managing hospital supply chains
August 13th, 2014 in General Interest

One of the industries that has a very good international image for Thailand is hospitals and healthcare. The first …[More]

Choosing the right coaching programme

Choosing the right coaching programme
August 11th, 2014 in General Interest

For more than 10 years ago, there was hardly any choice if you wanted to enrol for a coaching programme. …[More]

Human rights still take a back seat in Asean, say activists

Human rights still take a back seat in Asean, say activists
August 11th, 2014 in General Interest

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean), which marked its 47th anniversary on Aug 8, has many …[More]

Branding is way forward for agencies

Branding is way forward for agencies
August 7th, 2014 in General Interest

Advertising agencies should focus on branding and the purpose of advertisements to avoid a price war and declining …[More]

‘Scrappy’ Asean entrepreneurs urged to keep big promises

‘Scrappy’ Asean entrepreneurs urged to keep big promises
July 30th, 2014 in General Interest

“Scrappy” Asean entrepreneurs need to learn how to make and keep their “big promises” to deliver world-class …[More]

Japanese firms disappointed by dearth of workers from TNI

Japanese firms disappointed by dearth of workers from TNI
July 29th, 2014 in General Interest

The Thai-Nichi Institute of Technology, an engineering university founded with the cooperation of Thai and …[More]

Business solutions help focus

Business solutions help focus
July 28th, 2014 in General Interest

Companies must rethink the role of human resources and boost their productivity to stay competitive in the …[More]

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Organisational Coaching: Vision in the right place

Organisational Coaching: Vision in the right place
July 28th, 2014 in General Interest

Q: My company has just undergone a painful phase of cost cutting and restructuring in order to keep it afloat. …[More]

Managing performance: Lessons learned from the World Cup

Managing performance: Lessons learned from the World Cup
July 28th, 2014 in General Interest

Did you watch the World Cup? Every four years we gather to cheer the best team, and every World Cup holds a …[More]

The Four Basics to Reap the Benefits of Intellectual Property

The Four Basics to Reap the Benefits of Intellectual Property
July 25th, 2014 in General Interest

As a business owner or manager, you need to know the basics of intellectual property (IP) protection. Otherwise …[More]

Companies ‘must change to compete’

Companies ‘must change to compete’
July 24th, 2014 in Featured, General Interest

Openness to change and human resource development are key for Thai companies wanting to stay competitive in …[More]

Western-style democracy can run counter to good governance: Mahbubani

Western-style democracy can run counter to good governance: Mahbubani
July 24th, 2014 in General Interest

MERITOCRACY, pragmatism and honesty are the three core elements of success for governments of the future …[More]

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