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Preparing the workforce for industry 4.0

admin March 4, 2019 0

Industry 4.0 is bringing rapid technology advancements, changing the nature of work and increasing demand for a skilled workforce. The McKinsey Global Institute projects that by 2030 technological expertise demand will increase by 55…

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Microsoft says it’s true: Cat videos distract workers

admin December 18, 2018 0

Economists have been puzzled in recent years by the so-called “productivity paradox,”the fact that the digital revolution of the past four decades hasn’t resulted in big gains in output per worker as happened with earlier technological upheaval.…

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You can now find jobs through Facebook

admin November 26, 2018 0

In an attempt to continue to expand its features, Facebook has begun allowing businesses in the United States and Canada to create job listings and take applications, putting the social media giant in direct…

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Twitter may cut hundreds of jobs this week

admin August 3, 2018 0

Twitter Inc. reportedly plans to dismiss around 8 percent or 300 of its employees amid slow growth. Previously, several company giants, such as Disney, Google and Apple, seemed interested in bidding for the San Francisco-based platform, but…

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Stubborn people tend to live longer, says study

admin March 9, 2018 0

Stubbornness is oftentimes the cause of conflict among work peers, but the trait could actually help individuals prolong their lives. According to a joint study by researchers from University of Rome La Sapienza in…

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Think like a startup in these four steps

admin February 19, 2018 0

Born out of the heart of innovation, Silicon Valley, the emergence of digital startups is a business trend that is increasingly being adopted in different parts of the world. The advancement of technology infrastructure,…

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Startup 101: Where and what you should study

admin February 12, 2018 0

The Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Ranking 2017/2018 shows that two Indonesian universities have upped their position. The University of Indonesia (UI) went up from place 325 to place 277 and the Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB)…

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