09 Apr '13, 2am

22 firms honoured for improving HR practices in year-long scheme

FROM sharing a fifth of profits with top performers to having management try out frontline jobs, the human resource practices of 22 firms were recognised at last night's inaugural Human Capital Breakthrough Award dinner. FROM sharing a fifth of profits with top performers to having management try out frontline jobs, the human resource practices of 22 firms were recognised at last night's inaugural Human Capital Breakthrough Award dinner. Last year, these firms signed up for a year-long journey in which their HR practices were assessed, gaps identified and recommendations made, which the firms then put into practice. This culminated in last night's dinner at the Ritz-Carlton, where all participants were honoured. Five of the firms also received distinction awards. One was beauty salon chain J's Beauty International, which joined in order to turn adversity into progress. Las...

Full article: http://www.spring.gov.sg/NewsEvents/ITN/Pages/22-firms-ho...

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