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How Do You Make Star Hires in the Middle East?

23 Feb 2017  by   Neha Mohunta

Your company’s performance tomorrow depends on your hires today. Given the challenges recruiters face in the Middle East, what is the best approach to hire star employees?

Do Managers Hold the Key to Engagement?

20 Jan 2017  by   Elias Dib

While leaders have a critical role to play in employee engagement, managers are the ones who hold the key as their effectiveness serves to drive a high performance culture in the organization. So how are Aon Best Employers Middle East developing great managers?

What If Salary Reviews Happened All Year Round?

15 Dec 2016  by   Robert Richter

Salary isn’t something that only enters employees’ minds during the review cycle at the start of the year—they perform their own 'reviews' all year round. What can employers in the Middle East do to manage salary expectations?

Move the Middle - How to Get The Best Out of Your Salesforce?

24 Nov 2016  by   Michael Gruber

In any typical sales organization, only about 15 to 20 percent of its salespeople strive hard to reach the top and an equal number are at the bottom as low performers. What about the core and critical, yet vulnerable, 60 to 70 percent in between?

How Can Talent Assessments Work in a Multicultural Context?

28 Oct 2016  by   Mina Morris

Over 75% of Fortune 500 companies deploy psychometric testing in some form for employee assessments, yet many line managers do not trust the data and output. How can you make talent assessments work harder and better, especially for a multicultural workforce?

How to Manage Compensation in Challenging Times?

20 May 2016  by   Ray Everett

When maneuvering a tough economy in the Middle East, human capital is usually the first thing firms look at when they need to control costs. How can organizations manage compensation effectively when cost control is a critical issue? Read on for the answers.

Are You Worried About Your Talent Retention Strategy?

22 Apr 2016  by   Elias Dib

Career opportunities have a huge impact on building a strong talent pipeline in the Middle East. How can employers implement a strategy to retain their best people?

Are You Making Wise Emirati Talent Investments?

03 Mar 2016  by   Charu Dhingra

Attracting and retaining local talent is high on the agenda for organizations throughout the United Arab Emirates, so how can they ensure that it’s an investment worth making? Read on to find out.

How Can Employee Induction Programs in the Middle East Be Springboards for Performance?

05 Feb 2016  by   Andy Heath

Starting a new job is always exciting. Yet, by focusing primarily on administration, induction programs lose the opportunity for engagement from the get go. What are organizations doing wrong, and how can they put it right? Read on to find out.

How Can Your Millennial Workforce Increase Your Engagement Levels?

21 Jan 2016  by   Elias Dib

With millennials forming around a third of the global workforce, what can organizations do to engage with this demographic? Read this post to discover the three most impactful drivers in the Middle East.