Consultants In Demand By Phi Tuan Many consulting service companies receive orders from a slew of corporate clients for their consultation about how to improve business Many businesses have turned to consulting service companies to ask them to help overcome difficulties when market pressures force them to adjust production strategies, distribution systems, management structures and comparative advantages as well as human resources. IME Consulting Company director Do Hoa said a State-owned corporation had invited his firm to offer consulting about a medium-term strategy. Other small- and medium-sized enterprises asked him to show them ways out of difficulties and help steer their long-term operations. Other consulting service companies said they were busy dealing with orders from corporate clients.According to Hoa and other consultants, big businesses, including those that are doing well, have sought consulting services to “use the knowledge, skills and experiences of outsiders to … [Read more...] about Consultants In Demand
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VietNamNet would like to introduce the second part of the talks of Vietnamese Foreign Minister at the Council for Foreign Relations (CFR), a leading think tank and publisher in the US. A conversation with Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh (Part I) In terms of the relationship with the U.S. military, certainly in some ways our naval power has now peaked. I think the budget restrictions in our country are to some degree weakening our potential military, you know, work and operations in the part near Vietnam, and certainly the Middle East, where we're diverting a lot of that now to that part of the world. If the United States, in terms of the military power and assistance to you in that world - how do you think that will affect you and how much badly and deeply do you now need the United States to set up our power, in Southeast Asia especially? Minister Pham Binh Minh: You know that in South China Sea, what we call Eastern Sea, there are three dimensions of the issue. The territorial … [Read more...] about A conversation with Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh (Part II)
VietNamNet Bridge - The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism VNAT is, for the first time, considering hiring a consultancy firm to promote Vietnam's tourism, according to VNAT's General Director Nguyen Van Tuan. In the interview given to Tien phong newspaper, Tuan said that after choosing the new logo and slogan for Vietnam's tourism for 2011-2015 "Vietnam - a different Orient" suggested by Cowan Vietnam, VNAT is consulting the choice with tourism experts, travel firms, relevant ministries and press agencies. If a consensus can be reached, VNAT will ask the Government for the permission to use the new logo and slogan for the tourism promotion activities in the time to come. VNAT plans to hire Cowan to build a strategy on tourism promotion for the new period. This is for the first time a professional consultancy firm is hired to help the Vietnamese tourism industry to carry out its promotional campaigns. 2010 was the last year in the 2000-2010 development period of the … [Read more...] about Vietnam to hire consultancy firm for tourism marketing?
VietNamNet Bridge - A new generation of Vietnamese entrepreneurs show they are willing to take the risk of dropping everything else to focus on the opportunities they have spotted, and to work hard to succeed. Make your choice: Lozi.vn, launched this year, aims to help customers find cafes and eateries in cities and provinces throughout the country. — Phuot.vn Photo Last year, many bus operators reduced their fares and gave free tickets to students who took part in the national university entrance exam. This was possible partly due to the contribution of the bus ticket booking website vexere.com, which was launched in June 2013. The idea of launching the website came to Tran Nguyen Le Van, 29, in late 2012 when he was pursuing his MBA at the Thunderbird School of Global Management in Arizona in the US. He read articles about the Vietnamese people queuing up to buy tickets for the Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday. He wondered, "Why does no one in America have to queue up … [Read more...] about Startups by ‘dropouts’ blaze a trail
Passive candidates are deemed a ‘golden treasure' in recruitment.Being as much as 80 per cent satisfied with their jobs (LinkedIn, 2014), they are an asset to the companies they work for. This is why hiring passive candidates remains a tricky part of the recruitment process.Below are several tips that will help you to search for and hire these candidates.Industry EventsSpeaking at industry events, networking meetings and job clubs is a great step to connect with viable candidates. Your presence and presentation will speak volumes about your company.Online Communication ToolsHiring passive candidates means you need to combine multiple tools.You can leverage online communication methods such as writing blog content that gets shared on social media, forums or chat groups, promoting news about your company, and sending periodical newsletters including content about thought leadership and industry news, accompanied by a job ad corner highlighting certain openings.Employee ReferenceWhy … [Read more...] about Tips to effectively find and hire passive job candidates