Sunderland university scheme to boost post-Covid 19 careers

Sunderland university scheme to boost post-Covid 19 careers

As part of a pre-emptive move to ease the pressures of Covid-19 on the region’s workforce, the university created the Skills Boost North East initiative which launched last week. The scheme aims to retrain, reskill,…

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COVID-19 Impact: Changing Investments in HR tech

COVID-19 Impact: Changing Investments in HR tech

The ongoing COVID-19 crisis is perhaps the most unprecedented crisis since World War II. It has drastically disrupted the HR function with the major impact expected to percolate into the post-COVID-19 scenario as well. A…

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Recruitment and retention strategies for the post-COVID workforce

Recruitment and retention strategies for the post-COVID workforce

As the workplace adapts to the challenges posed by the coronavirus pandemic, employers are finding new ways to showcase their company culture in hopes of attracting potential job candidates, and keeping talented employees on staff.…

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MOH hosts workshop in collaboration with WHO Oman

MOH hosts workshop in collaboration with WHO Oman

Muscat: The Ministry of Health (MOH) represented by the Directorate General of Quality Assurance Centre (DGQAC) is hosting a virtual Training of Trainers (TOT) workshop on the Implementation of the WHO Patient Safety Friendly Initiative (PSFHI)…

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QatarDebate holds arbitration workshop

QatarDebate holds arbitration workshop

QatarDebate Centre, a member of Qatar Foundation, organised a training workshop titled ‘Basics of Arbitration’ in Tunisia aimed at preparing arbitrators.The workshop was held on the WebEx platform, and a practical proposal was made to…

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In the run up to the first Arab probe lift-off to Mars, VP launches ‘Arab Space Pioneers’ programme

In the run up to the first Arab probe lift-off to Mars, VP launches ‘Arab Space Pioneers’ programme

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai, announced the launch of the ‘Arab Space Pioneers’ programme that aims to build Arab expertise in…

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Surprise workplace checks to curb virus spread

Surprise workplace checks to curb virus spread

Muscat: With the number of Covid-19 cases increasing at an alarming rate over the past month, the government has warned of random inspections of workplaces in the coming days. The government is also considering raising…

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Abu Dhabi Govt workers discuss health guidelines

Abu Dhabi Govt workers discuss health guidelines

About 200 representatives from Abu Dhabi government entities attended a virtual workshop for health and safety personnel conducted by the Department of Government Support – Abu Dhabi (DGS) to discuss the recommended preventive guidelines issued…

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US adds 4.8 million jobs in June as unemployment falls to 11.1%

US adds 4.8 million jobs in June as unemployment falls to 11.1%

US employers added a substantial 4.8 million jobs in June, and the unemployment rate fell to 11.1%, as the job market improved for a second straight month, yet still remained far short of regaining the…

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More than half of recruiting professionals believe that the economy will improve by the end of 2020

More than half of recruiting professionals believe that the economy will improve by the end of 2020

 Research conducted by Bullhorn, the cloud computing company that helps staffing and recruiting organisations transform their businesses, has found that recruiting professionals are optimistic about COVID-19’s future economic impact. According to Bullhorn’s Global Recruitment Insights and…

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