Biography of the Author Adrian Tan

Adrian Tan

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  1. office workers raffles place singapore file photo 4

    Commentary: Annual performance reviews - an archaic HR practice we must disrupt

    COVID-19 makes it difficult to administer and manage the annual performance reviews in any case, so it is timely to introduce more relevant ...
  2. A 3D printed Zoom logo

    Commentary: Despite stiffer competition, Zoom is ahead of the pack

    It’s not just Zoom’s popularity and use that has increased during COVID-19, the company’s share price has surged too, says Adrian Tan.
  3. People wearing mask at Orchard Road Singapore Feb 3 (44)

    Commentary: The biggest work-from-home exercise may have just begun. How ready is Singapore?

    Many Singapore workers already say they work from home at least once a week so the implementation of flexible work arrangements as part of ...
  4. Students wait in line to enter the University of California, Berkeley's electrical engineering

    Commentary: Do not fear retrenchment. Four tips for working professionals in a downturn

    Being attractive to potential hirers will involve asking for help and refreshing your online profiles, among other steps you can take, says Adrian ...
  5. File photo of a man in a suit walking down the street

    Commentary: Sometimes, a promotion isn’t all that great

    Thinking of taking that promotion? Pursue passion, not money, says human resource consultant Adrian Tan.
  6. Jeremy Tong Mount Everest traffic jam

    Commentary: The journey up your career Everest is full of challenges. Here's how to conquer it

    Your journey up the career ladder requires more than just your work experience, says HR expert Adrian Tan.
  7. Singapore CBD crowd

    Commentary: Want your dream job? Here are the career milestones to hit at every age

    Mulling over whether to join a big multinational company or a start-up? Do you really have to pay your dues with long hours? HR expert Adrian Tan ...
  8. A Grab taxi drives on a street in Hanoi

    Commentary: Driving a Grab full-time right after graduation. Should you do it?

    Is taking a job that's irrelevant to your years of acquired qualifications worth it, even if it pays handsomely? Human resources expert Adrian Tan ...
  9. ghost ghosting next to a man sitting at a park bench

    Commentary: What to do when the HR recruiter ghosts you

    You would think that with email and instant messaging, your job application will get at least a response but ghosting is a common experience these ...
  10. boss employee meeting discussion

    Commentary: Giving feedback, the trickiest task that pains every manager

    But communicating feedback is a core function of leadership, says human resource expert Adrian Tan.