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Demand for marketing talent in Malaysia rises, market recovers from February dip

17/01/2020 (Fri) Digital Skills

Southeast Asian companies have been on the hunt for marketing talent this year, with Malaysia witnessing a 14% annual growth from 56 in 2018 to 64 this year. This was an improvement from the month of February, which saw a 9% year-on-year (yoy) dip in the demand for advertising and marketing talent in Malaysia.

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The digital disconnect: Malaysia faces a shortfall of digital marketing professionals

17/01/2020 (Fri) Digital Skills

The rapid evolution of digital marketing has created a “digital disconnect” in which the jobs market in technology, and more specifically digital marketing technology, is hungry for skilled workers in Malaysia.

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Goodbye 2019, Hello 2020!

27/12/2019 (Fri) Digital Marketing

So, it looks like we've come to the tail-end of another year. It's time to say goodbye to 2019 and hello 2020. As usual, many sites and publications will have reviews of the past year and lists of the top trends of 2019. At OMA, we prefer to look forward instead. While the past is a good indicator and teacher, it is the future where things of significance will happen.

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Digital disruption to drive revenue growth in 2019

26/12/2019 (Thu) Digital Skills

HERE is what Franklin Templeton thinks about digital disruption in 2019: “As businesses look to engage with their customers in a more service-oriented and data-centric manner, there are significant investment opportunities in the leading digital transformation, platform companies, as well as technology vendors that enable their customers to digitally adapt and transform.”

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Embrace jobs and skills mismatch, says Singapore minister

26/12/2019 (Thu) Digital Skills

SINGAPORE (ANN): The gap between jobs and skills will widen as businesses transform in the digital economy, but Singapore must see this as an opportunity, said Manpower Minister Josephine Teo.

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Growing demand for tech-savvy talents

26/12/2019 (Thu) Digital Skills

THERE’S a growing need to fill jobs that involve technology, data and analytics.

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HR Ministry ready to upskill and reskill Malaysians

26/12/2019 (Thu) Digital Skills

PETALING JAYA: The Manpower Department Training Institutes (ILJTM) is ready to train Malaysians to face future job demands.

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Kelly Services: Huge demand for digital skills

26/12/2019 (Thu) Digital Skills

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia is facing a huge challenge. There is a strong demand for a digital workforce but the skills of the current talent pool is not up to mark.

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Malaysia sees rising need to prioritise digital skills

26/12/2019 (Thu) Digital Skills

KUALA LUMPUR, March 27 — Malaysia is facing challenges in building its digital workforce, as reflected in the fast-growing demand for digital talent despite a comparative shortfall in supply, said Kelly Services Malaysia’s 2019 Malaysia Salary Guide.

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Poll shows M’sian workers need tech know-how for IR4.0

26/12/2019 (Thu) Digital Skills

PETALING JAYA: More than 60% of Malaysians surveyed expect their jobs to be taken over by automation in the next five to 10 years.

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Propelling SMEs in the digital world

26/12/2019 (Thu) Digital Skills

THE pace of digitalisation is picking up around the world and there is a need for SMEs to accelerate the adoption of digital technologies to boost growth.

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Push for digital skills among Asean workforce

26/12/2019 (Thu) Digital Skills

A COALITION of major tech companies have pledged to develop digital skills for the Asean workforce. The pledge, part of the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) Digital Asean initiative, aims to train 20 million people in South-East Asia by 2020, especially those working in small- and medium-size enterprises.

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Skills under a different name

26/12/2019 (Thu) Digital Skills

Schools under the Education Ministry are not being left behind in the digital revolution.

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THE FUTURE IS DIGITAL, LET’S NOT RISK BEING LEFT FURTHER BEHIND

26/12/2019 (Thu) Digital Skills

The world is getting more digital everyday. The world’s biggest companies are digital companies from Amazon to Alibaba to Google and Facebook. Gone are the oil majors like Exxon and Shell that used to be the largest in the world.

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Understanding searches better than ever before

04/12/2019 (Wed) General

If there’s one thing I’ve learned over the 15 years working on Google Search, it’s that people’s curiosity is endless. We see billions of searches every day, and 15 percent of those queries are ones we haven’t seen before--so we’ve built ways to return results for queries we can’t anticipate.

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