Tagged with Human Resources

Working hours and the new trends

Working hours and the new trends

Ever since the news broke out on Swedish companies’ trialing a six-hour working day, I have found it interesting to take a deeper dive on this seemingly “hot topic”. Sweden’s move to a six-hour working day was done in the hopes that lesser working hours would increase productivity and make people happier. In fact, Sweden’s … Continue reading

Corporate carnival

Corporate carnival

“Ladies and Gentlemen, welcome to the carnival! We guarantee great entertainment, thrilling rides and an experience to remember! So come on in and enjoy our world!” Carnivals have such a big impact… People love to be part of the extravagant world as all things there are possible, the thrill is plenty and adventure is mandatory. … Continue reading

“Tadarab”: A learning journey

“Tadarab”: A learning journey

I felt thrilled upon learning that I will be taking part of Tadarab, the Deloitte Middle East internship program given the ranking Deloitte holds in offering first-class internships as mentioned in “Vault’s Top 10 Internships for 2011”. Although the main purpose of this internship is fulfilling a university requirement, I intend on utilizing it as … Continue reading

Recruitment is a science… and an art

Recruitment is a science… and an art

Recruitment is a science that requires the application of knowledge and understanding through a systematic methodology. This is the process we undergo to attract the most coveted talent. We are guided by best practices through the utilization of global competencies that meet international standards. Talent management is a key pillar of Deloitte’s vision, leading it … Continue reading