Tag Archives: UAE

GDPR – What does this mean for me as a UAE business?

Whether or not you’ve been paying attention, a new set of laws in the European Union called the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) go into effect on May 25, 2018. For companies operating in the UAE, it can be unclear as to how this affects you, and what – if anything – you must do […]

How to Actually Achieve Every Goal You Set in 2018

Every year, we turn the page on the calendar and have blank pages to fill in our diary with appointments and events for the year ahead. This figurative “clean slate” makes it so easy for many people to create new year’s resolutions. Additionally, the beginning of the new year is a good time to decide […]

Overseas recruitment – what does it really cost?

The UAE is the go to global destination for foreign workers; with recent reports stating some 90% of recruitment is from overseas. Overseas hires can be a great way for your company to reach the next level, however there are two sides to the story. There are numerous drawbacks to consider, so before turning to […]

Hire That Millenial… And Keep Them!

Are they just flakey? We think not. The quintessential Millennial has garnered a reputation for being elusive and hard to retain. Especially in the professional world, where they can at best be seen as frustrating to work with, and at worst just downright disloyal. That along with their perceived disrespect of ‘proper’ work place culture […]