May 22, 2021 | 08:00
All this talk of “modern, human, 21st century, soft, cognitive, transformed and 4.0” skills – what does it actually mean in practical terms? The simple answer is; a person’s ability to do a modern job. I prefer to call the new competency requirements “common sense survival skills”.
May 04, 2021 | 08:30
When I first arrived in Vietnam in 1995, the country was poor by international measures. Many such countries I had visited before were clearly unorganised and unsafe.
November 27, 2020 | 19:54
Whilst many companies struggled during the pandemic, a few turned the situation to their advantage and now call the crisis a “golden time” or “lucky moment”!
August 07, 2020 | 09:00
Recently a Japanese investor in Vietnam was proudly showing me his system for bringing Vietnamese software programmers up to Japanese standards.
July 03, 2020 | 08:00
Change can be fun but to many people, it is often scary. However, the unavoidable reality is business and technology are changing ever faster, forcing companies to at least keep up with the competition.