How to Manage Sexual Harassment Complaints

How to Manage Sexual Harassment Complaints

Silicon Valley is currently grappling with backlash arising from a “culture of sexual harassment”, as more women are coming forward to share their experiences of harassment.   Most recently, Cheryl Yeoh, the former CEO of the Malaysian Global Innovation and Creativity...
What is the Labour Court?

What is the Labour Court?

You might be surprised to know that the “labour court” in Malaysia doesn’t really exist – at least not in the way many people assume. First of all, the forum which most of us refer to as the labour court is in reality not a court at all. The labour court in this...
True Fitness Closure: Lessons for HR

True Fitness Closure: Lessons for HR

HRM Asia Magazine spoke to Donovan Cheah about the controversial closure of True Fitness in Malaysia, and how it impacts employees. Many employees allege that they have not been paid their salary for several months, and were not given notice of the closure. Donovan...
Drug and Alcohol Abuse at the Workplace

Drug and Alcohol Abuse at the Workplace

What are some of the issues that could arise when there is alcohol/drug use at the workplace? Drug or alcohol abuse in the workplace may result in: mistakes, accidents and injuries damage to workplace equipment absenteeism a decrease in productivity reputational...