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The job market today

The job market today

Let’s face it, whether you are an employer or a jobseeker, the internet is filled with interview tips from dress code to the ‘expected’ interview questions. All are very helpful for a jobseeker and a recruiter, however one of the most important tips I always give is to be prepared! Preparation is key, and it … Continue reading

Family Business – survival of the fittest

Family Business – survival of the fittest

Family businesses are so fundamental to the Middle East that they make up greater than 80% of the rapidly growing private economy of the GCC, yet their inherent complexity makes their evolution critical to their ultimate success and longevity. Thus, it was a natural step for Deloitte to launch a family business service line based … Continue reading

The Promise of Work/Life Balance

The Promise of Work/Life Balance

Companies, organizations and entities of every size, across industries and geographies put the theme of work/life balance at the top of their Human Recourses agenda. Companies over the last decade have increasingly spent time and resources to understand what their staff and employees need and to map those needs with the needs of the companies … Continue reading

The Other Face of Saudi Women

The Other Face of Saudi Women

The recent announcement made by King Abdullah Bin Abdul-Aziz of Saudi Arabia on Friday January 11, 2013 to appoint 30 women to the country’s previously all-male Shura Council has raised eyebrows. This is the latest action in a series of moves from the Saudi government intending to enhance the role of women in society after … Continue reading