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NAOS International / 06.08.2020

"They're too jumpy". And we're not talking about kangaroos here. This is a common complaint we receive about candidates, particularly when working on projects in Asia. Since my arrival in Singapore 8 years ago I've constantly had to dig deeper (than I did in the Western world) into...

NAOS International / 04.08.2020

Guess what is the number one quality of a good manager according to Google’s 10-year study? Google spent a decade researching and gathering data to define key behaviours of good managers. These behaviours include:Empowering your team, avoiding micro-management, having a clear strategy, being a strong decision maker… However...

NAOS International / 17.07.2020

What is the value brought to your team? Imagine: You go on a 1-month break starting tomorrow.How would your team perform without you?Now, how about a 3-month break? We were having this discussion, a few days ago, with a client who is managing a large team of...

News / 07.07.2020

Sequoia Capital announces $1.35 billion funds for Southeast Asia (SEA) and India.No matter covid-19, this region is attracting investments! The Silicon Valley-headquartered fund, early investor in WhatsApp, Google, GoJek (among many others) is launching 2 new funds, total amount of USD 1.35 billion. This is another clear sign...

NAOS International / 03.07.2020

Most organizations were forced to transform 100% of their sales team into inside sales. Have you really adapted your sales process or just pushed it online? The “no face to face meeting” situation forced most sales to go online no matter the deal size. We had a discussion...

NAOS International / 01.07.2020

The COVID – 19 pandemic has forced hiring manager to make tough decisions, including whether they will hire only through video-interviews – without having met them face to face. Some of our clients have been asking this question and often are conscious if they are...