#ReinventingRecruiters Series – Hiro Toyota

Hiro Toyota, a Kiwi-Japanese Hong Konger, got into recruitment after spending some years in the retail industry. He began his career in a Hong Kong-based recruitment firm founded and led by ex-Michael Page employees – KOS International. Leveraging his retail knowledge, Hiro excelled in his recruitment career. He took the traditional career path – spent … Continue reading #ReinventingRecruiters Series – Hiro Toyota

Hong Kong vs Singapore – A Quick Comparison on Recruitment Agencies

HK and SG share striking similarities in many aspects. Both are little islands in Asia. Culturally, more than 70% of the population in both cities are Chinese by ethnicity, and use English as its primary language partially due to its colonial influences. Despite their tiny geographical presence, both economies boast one of the highest GDP … Continue reading Hong Kong vs Singapore – A Quick Comparison on Recruitment Agencies

Dealing with 300 Uber Drivers before Taking a Ride?!

Recently, I sat down with a friend/client over coffee to discuss HR and hiring strategies. Given my background with FindRecruiter, the conversation led to the use of recruitment agencies. “So Howard, it’d be great if you get all 300 of your recruiters on your platform to help me search for this position” he blatantly stated … Continue reading Dealing with 300 Uber Drivers before Taking a Ride?!