HB6 Partnership with IBM

April 25th, 2017|0 Comments

Makati City, Philippines - Last March 28, 2017, Hiring Basix (HB6) launched its new partnership with IBM Kenexa at The New World Hotel. Leading in building skills and [...]

The Essential Flow of Headhunting

March 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Camille Agustin, Contributor Headhunting isn’t what a lot of people think its cut out to be. It’s popularly known as a profession that includes the areas [...]

How Corporate Firms Influence A Successful Executive Search

February 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Sarah McLeod How Corporate Firms Influence A Successful Executive Search When recruitment comes to mind, it is often thought of as a search firm’s area of [...]

Executive Search Firms: The Sourcing Benefits for Applicants and Business Owners

February 9th, 2017|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Camille Agustin, Contributor The fuel to every company is their people. Every successful business establishment is aware that to keep their business running, they have to [...]

The Perfect Place For Your Regional Support Centre

January 31st, 2017|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Nicky Gonzalez, Business Process Management Industry Specialist, SparQ Many companies have established offshore business processing centres in the Philippines for cost efficiency reasons. The highly educated work [...]

Recruiting the best talent in the Philippines

December 6th, 2016|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Peter Burton, SparQ Recruitment is a never-ending challenge for most organizations. Finding and attracting the best talent out there is by no means an easy task. Different [...]

6 Tips for Small Business Owners & Entrepreneurs

November 7th, 2016|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Peter Burton, SparQ Originally posted at SparQtours.com Starting and running your own business is exciting but can be equally daunting. Normally, employee #1 is responsible for [...]

Outsourcing to the Philippines: What are the possibilities?

October 5th, 2016|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Peter Burton, SparQ Originally posted at SparQtours.com Many associate the business process outsourcing (BPO) with large call centers in the Philippines and India dealing with customer [...]

Amazing Begets Amazing

September 30th, 2016|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Bryan Danta, Marketing Manager, Q2 HR Solutions All marketing campaigns run on people. Regardless if it’s an automated email marketing campaign or something that comes out [...]

Best Recruitment Strategies for Start-ups

August 30th, 2016|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Erika Ocfemia, Sourcing Specialist, Q2 HR Solutions The Philippine economy grew by nearly 7 % in the first quarter this year, making it the fastest growing [...]

Momentum – The Secret to Every Business Success

July 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Bryan Danta, Marketing Manager, Q2 HR Solutions I've seen businesses succeed and fail. The biggest difference between them is how they used momentum to their advantage. [...]

Hottest Jobs for Gen Y Jobseekers

June 30th, 2016|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Nichole Abueg, Sourcing Associate, Q2 HR Solutions “For the Millennials, life is not all about work that’s why it is important to find a job that may [...]

The Cultural Intelligence Component

May 13th, 2016|0 Comments

Struggling with your Multi-Cultural Work Environment? Listen to Camilla Brooks, Country Manager of Ausfine Foods International, as she shares her knowledge and expertise on the importance of cultural [...]

Innovation in HR

May 1st, 2016|0 Comments

The talk “HR and the Innovation Economy” highlights how crucial the role of HR is when it comes to ensuring a company’s success in today’s innovation economy. Peter [...]

Retaining and Engaging in a Multi-Generational Work Environment

April 18th, 2016|0 Comments

If we’re to believe what we read, engaging Millennials is a challenge akin to taming a lion. But what really makes this bunch (that now comprises much of our [...]

The Impact of Language in the Workplace

April 15th, 2016|0 Comments

The business environment today has eliminated many barriers between people but has also seen an explosion in the volume of information that we create and that we are expected [...]

Breaking Cultural Barriers in the Global Workplace

March 30th, 2016|0 Comments

In an increasingly global world, being successful entails moving beyond our geographical understanding of intellect and emotional intelligence. It requires us to have a more informed, flexible and wordly [...]

HR in the Age of Social

February 29th, 2016|0 Comments

Social Media is evolving. How can this affect the way business is done? How is HR affected? One thing is for sure, all businesses must adapt and accept that [...]

Cutting Through the Marketing Hype: How can Psychometrics Really Help Business

January 30th, 2016|Comments Off on Cutting Through the Marketing Hype: How can Psychometrics Really Help Business

Psychometrics is a multi-million dollar industry built on the idea that with a click of button you can understand people and make no more selection errors. The reality behind [...]

Reinventing HR Management

December 23rd, 2015|0 Comments

Is your HR Management on the defensive or on the offensive? Know the difference between the two. Reinventing HR means where you are right now and build HR Management [...]

RAPID PLANNING METHOD: The Key to a Results-Driven Work Environment

November 27th, 2015|0 Comments

Mike Grogan, Founder of Best of You, has been applying and teaching The Rapid Planning Method (RPM) for the last 3 years now and it is a powerful [...]

RECRUITMENT MARKETING: Brand Building & People Building

October 22nd, 2015|0 Comments

Brand building and people building — how the most basic of marketing principles can bring your attraction and recruitment efforts to a whole new level. Listen to Grace de [...]

HR Conference Brings New Ideas into the Industry

October 21st, 2015|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Rodel Alonzo Q2 HR Solutions recently staged the first-of-its-kind conference in the Philippines that brought forward new and innovative ideas in the human-resources (HR) industry. The [...]

Demystifying Executive Coaching

September 21st, 2015|0 Comments

Leadership development is a critical aspect of all organizations and often one that is most overlooked. Ten years ago, most companies engaged a coach to help fix toxic behavior [...]

Rugby in the Workplace

August 28th, 2015|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Joshua Whyte, Student at the University of Bath, United Kingdom Rugby has always been a traditionally team reliant game but is not a sport particularly familiar [...]

The Impact of Dress-code in the Workplace

July 27th, 2015|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Dovile Balciunaite, Founder of MyGate2Success, Life Coach for Confidence, Image Consultant, Speaker and Corporate Trainer As competition among companies becomes ever tougher they need to use [...]

SOCIAL MEDIA: How Reality is Constructed

June 30th, 2015|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Mary Ann Ramos, former Q2 HR Solutions, Research Specialist Each day, we are presented with a society, an order of things, a culture, a system of [...]

Stop Asking for Commitments You haven’t Earned

May 26th, 2015|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Arlet Villanueva, People4People, Former Business Development Executive When you’ve earned a commitment, you are right to ask for it. When you haven’t earned the right, you [...]

The Inherent Power of a Recruiter

April 29th, 2015|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Kristine Nañagas, Q2 HR Solutions, Former Senior Recruitment Consultant Power is a concept that has been subjected to various interpretations and meaning – making. For author [...]

GET TO THE POINT: Influencing through concise communication

March 25th, 2015|0 Comments

Conciseness is your professional responsibility. Too often, speakers lose their audience because they fail to get to the point quickly enough. Ten years ago, brevity was appreciated but optional. Today, it is [...]

Recruiters, here’s why your clients are not replying and what to do about it

February 27th, 2015|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Arlet Villanueva, People4People, Former Business Development Executive How many times has it happened that you endorsed a seemingly perfect profile to a client, only to be [...]

The Recruitment Formula

January 29th, 2015|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Jeff de la Paz, Q2 HR Solutions, Former Recruiter Recruitment has been present in both private and public sectors across the globe. It is an industry [...]

EMPLOYERS BEWARE: Employees are becoming more powerful, and it’s a good thing

December 23rd, 2014|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Ross McLeod, Q2 HR Solutions, Contributor There are many ways in which to cultivate leadership skills, and many leaders and academics throughout history have all added [...]

Transparency and its effect on workforce mentality

November 19th, 2014|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Ross McLeod, Q2 HR Solutions, Contributor To be transparent in life, a person needs to display such qualities as openness and cooperation. This is because Transparency [...]

KNOCK KNOCK: The Modern Employee

October 31st, 2014|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Arlet Villanueva, People4People, Former Business Development Executive A significant number of today’s workforce are either millennials or non-millennials who are trying to adapt to trends brought [...]

ORGANIC GROWTH: Using the potential you already have to excel

September 29th, 2014|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Ross McLeod, Q2 HR Solutions, Contributor At some point all businesses need to ask the question: Do we want to expand and/or develop? And at some [...]

BEYOND A HANDSHAKE: Why your services won’t matter

August 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Arlet Villanueva, Q2 HR Solutions, Business Development Executive There is no personal life or professional life. There is just life. With the boom of businesses and [...]

6 Tips for Effective Recruitment

August 4th, 2014|1 Comment

Produced & written through the efforts of Q2 HR & Marketing Team Recruitment has always been one of the trickiest part to get right in any organisation. It [...]

HR’s role in motivating employees

July 22nd, 2014|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Bryan Danta, Q2 HR Solutions Marketing Manager A lot of things have been written about HR’s role in Motivating Employees. You can in fact Google them [...]

Understanding Young Working Professionals

April 1st, 2014|1 Comment

31 March 2014 | Dusit Thani Manila VIDEO: Dr. Paul Englert talks about how Gen Y professionals think and act in the workplace.

Recruitment Marketing

February 21st, 2014|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Bryan Danta, Q2 HR Solutions Marketing Manager Let’s begin by understanding both Recruitment & Marketing… Recruitment is the activity done by an organization to acquire talent. [...]

We are soon to be obsolete

February 20th, 2014|0 Comments

Qualithoughts by: Bryan Danta, Q2 HR Solutions Marketing Manager OUR PLAYGROUND HAS CHANGED… AND IS STILL EVOLVING Marshall McLuhan kind of knew about this way back in 1962, [...]