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Read about industry trends, market analyses and key observations of the contingent workforce industry

Outsource Your Payroll | CXC Asia

Outsourcing your payroll in Singapore? Here’s a few things to consider… Along with its reputation as a global business hub,…

APEC Business Travel Card | CXC Asia

Looking for a better way to travel post-COVID? Check out the APEC Business Travel Card In our COVID-stricken world one…

Managing Contingent Workforce | CXC Asia

Don’t overlook these critical factors when managing your contingent workforce In the new post-COVID world of work, contingent workforce management…

Hiring Contingent Workers | CXC Asia

Workforce Strategies for a Post-COVID World: Some key considerations when hiring Contingent Workers Smart companies have been making the transition…

Benefits of Contingent Workforce Management | CXC Asia

Optimizing Your Contingent Workforce Management Process could supercharge your business In Asia and around the world, the percentage of the…

Contingent Workforce Strategies | CXC Asia

Why it’s essential to implement a contingent workforce management strategy “Ideas are easy. Implementation is hard” Guy Kawasaki. Marketing specialist…

Agility in the Workplace | CXC Asia

why a contingent workforce and an agile workforce go hand in hand agile adjective able to move quickly and easily….

Attract, Engage, and Retain Contingent Workers | CXC Asia

Tips to help you attract, engage and retain skilled contingent workers New world. New ways. As a result of the…

Benefits of Hiring Remote Workers | CXC Asia

Benefits of Hiring Remote Workers 3 Reasons Why Hiring Remote Workers is a Smart Business Move Following the global rise…

Designing Work for Well-Being | CXC Global

Designing work for well-being? The end of the work/life balance Is anachronistic thinking holding your business back? As we take…

Employer of Record Service | CXC Global

Employer of Record Service The perfect business tool for our new world? Discover what CXC’s PEO/GEO/EoR service could do for…

Global Expansion | CXC Asia

Global Expansion Global Expansion: Why it should be on your horizon right now Can you see the glittering lights at…

IT Recruitment | CXC Asia

IT Recruitment Is Domain Knowledge Essential for IT Recruiters? One of the most dynamic areas of business endeavour today is…

The End of the Salaryman Lifestyle | CXC Global

The End of the Salaryman Lifestyle The Salaryman Lifestyle. Gone Forever? World War 1, many historians say, signified the end…

Tech Talent: 2021’s New Hiring Hotspot

COVID 19 has changed our world in so many ways. In business for example it’s become the key catalyst for…

Shifting sands: Worker Classifications in a Post-Pandemic World

It’s a controversial business issue making front page news in countries across the western world. It has the potential to…

Location Agnostic Employment

In a world of ‘new norms’, one term you’ll hear a lot more of as 2021 unfolds is location agnostic…

Data Shaping World of Work in 2021

The holy grail for business in 2021 and beyond? It’s data. In addition to king-hitting the world’s economies, the global…

Hiring Trends in SEA: What to Expect in 2021

All around the world, people have been looking forward to 2021. If only to put 2020 well behind them. Many…

HR Tech: South East Asia – The world’s next HR Tech Hub

The future of work? Ask many in the know and they say you‘ll find it in South East Asia. Pre-COVID,…

Employer of Record (EoR): How to hire internationally

With an end to the COVID pandemic now on the radar, many companies are beginning to focus on a return…

How to Expand your Business: Expanding your business in South East Asia 101

The way businesses work has changed for good. Worldwide, national economies have been badly bruised and corporations, big and small,…

5 ways business culture improves your contingent workforce performance  

Learn how your business culture can directly impact performance and engagement levels of your contingent workers with these 5 essential tips!

Direct Sourcing and the Importance of Employer Branding

In today’s volatile world, direct sourcing is becoming increasingly popular. Direct Sourcing refers to the process of partnering with a…

Compliance & Worker Classification 101

Compliance. In the contingent workforce management world dictionary, there is no word that is more important. Managing external contractors globally…

Reskilling, Upskilling and the Skills Gap

Reskilling and upskilling are considered a critical issue both in Asia, and globally. With the current COVID-19 pandemic, businesses are…

Contingent Workers in Asia vs. Global: 2020 Report

According to the recent CXC and Ardent Partners Asia report, 43% of the global workforce is considered ‘contingent’ or ‘non-employee’,…

Direct Sourcing and Your Vendor Management System

In today’s Covid-19 world, more and more businesses are becoming increasingly dependent on external workforces. That’s why so many leading…

How is technology reshaping the recruitment landscape?

In recent decades technology has changed virtually every aspect of how we live; and work. In the global recruitment industry…

Implementing Workforce Strategies in Your Organisation

According to research by Harvard Business Review, 15% participants said that they use “predictive analytics, which is based on HR…

Direct Sourcing 101: Everything You Need to Know

Direct sourcing. In 2020’s pandemic-stricken world it’s become the buzzword de jour in global recruitment, delivering a slew of benefits…

Managed Service Provider (MSP) Business Model

MANAGED SERVICE PROVIDER (MSP) Business Model could transform your business. In these uncertain times, workforce agility, cost efficiencies and the…

Payroll Outsourcing 101: What is it and How Does it Work?

Witnessing the cut-throat competition in the business world has given rise to the scope of outsourcing services. Whether managing the…

Talent Supply Chain 101: The Only Guide You’ll Ever Need

Talent Supply Chain is a method to find the right talent for services to meet the workforce requirement of companies. …

Technology Recruitment: Diversify Your Talent Pool

In today’s world, technology forms the backbone of most businesses, and hiring the right people for these roles can make…

Workforce Management Strategies 101 (PEO/GEO/EoR/AoR)

Despite the COVID pandemic, so many businesses today operate globally; and will continue to do so. But if your company…

Back to the Future (of Work)

COVID-19 has shaken everyone’s world and has shared the potential of Mother Nature. In simple words, if there is something…

Work From Home and the Future of Work

COVID-19 has been a central point of discussion for a few months now, especially around its impact on how, and…

Gig Economy: Gig Economy Hotspot Hong Kong

With over 10 years’ of experience working in the IT and technology recruitment industry, Vivian is known for her impeccable…

Contingent Workers: All Your Questions Finally Answered

As the world of work evolves, global workforce trends are moving towards a more flexible work environment where a worker…

Employment Trends 2020: Asia Employment Market in 2020 and Beyond

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, companies are searching for ways to keep their operations going and minimising the impact…

THE STATE OF CONTINGENT WORKFORCE MANAGEMENT 2020: Asia vs. Global

What defines work and how it is performed? The world of work defines modern business practices through forces such as…

Contingent Workforce Management: Engaging Contingent Workers

The concept of a 9-5 job has been deeply ingrained in the corporate culture of today. However, in today’s time,…

Labour Market – Asia Labour Market and the Coronavirus Influence

Worldwide, the number of people who have Coronavirus is now well over 400,000 with new cases appearing every day –…

Workforce Trends and Technology of the Future – Asia & Global

The CXC global team were honored to present at the American Chamber of Commerce Vietnam for the, ‘The Workforce of…

Outsourcing: a business strategy to improve access to talent and new technology

With a rapidly changing business environment, driven by new technologies, business leaders can no longer afford to view outsourcing as…

Recruitment Agencies – is it time to adapt?

As the move to a more flexible workforce increases – Is focusing solely on permanent positions a risky recruitment business?…

Asia’s war for talent spurs contingent workforce expansion

The rapid development of technology has changed the nature of work in many industries, and businesses are having to play…

The Digital Evolution of the Contingent Workforce Supply Chain

While perusing the latest news on Contingent Workforce thoughts, I ran across Andrew Karpie’s excellent piece on Digital Evolution. I…

Workforce Solutions Ecosystem

A recent Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) webinar introduced the concept of a “Workforce Solutions Ecosystem” as a means to describe, define and illustrate the…

Power to the people!

Big data is a powerful tool – but only in the right hands. Asking Kevin Spacey to play the ruthless…

Australia plans to relax entry for foreign workers

Australia is reviewing its skilled migration programme to make it easier for foreign workers to enter the country. Prime Minister Tony Abbott’s…

The Future of work: Freelancing

There is no such thing as a job for life anymore. The age of “just in time” production has given…

Labour mobility under ASEAN 2015 integration seen as limited

The ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), a single common market of ASEAN countries, is expected to be created by 2015. It…

Public Liability – Public Liability and Worker Compensation in Southeast Asia

At CXC Asia, we work with many different types of businesses and business sectors to assist them with compliance in…

Human Resources Trends -Trends in payroll and human resources in ASIA in 2015

Wages will rise and so will inflation… Asian economies are growing and this combined with monetary easing by central banks…

FATCA’d by the United States Internal Revenue Service

The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA), which came into force after several months of delay on 1st July, 2014,…

CXC Recognized by SIA for Independent Contractor Payroll and Compliance

Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) has recognized CXC Global for the second year running as a leading provider of global independent…

“Reform for Indonesia Under Joko Widodo”

Most Indonesians are celebrating the efforts of their new president, Joko Widodo. As a career politician, he has been instrumental…

Asia’s Job Leaders and Laggards

Asia has weathered the global financial crisis better than its western counterparts, and the long-term economic outlook for the region…

Fair Consideration Framework

Proper Human Resource (HR) due diligence is crucial for firms entering the markets of Southeast Asia. Ignorance and underestimating the…

Asian labour laws – a minefield for the unwary

In Asia, varying stages of economic and social development necessitate different local labour laws. In Indonesia and China, authorities are…