HRTech

Exploring key HR trends in 2022 and beyond

2021 was a year of adapting human resources practices for the age of technology and remote work. 2022 is set to be the year in which businesses and HR professionals expand the…

Indian smart interviewing platform BarRaiser secures $4.2M in seed funding round

BarRaiser, an India-based artificial intelligence (AI)-powered smart interviewing platform, announced Monday that it has raised $4.2 million in seed financing. The seed funding…

Malaysia’s financial platform Payd raises $1.7M in seed funding led by IFS Capital

Malaysia-based financial wellbeing platform Payd announced on Tuesday that it has raised $1.7 million in a seed funding round to expand its Southeast Asian operations, fuelling…

Indonesia’s CrediBook raises $8.1M Series A funding led by Monk’s Hill Ventures

CrediBook, an Indonesia-based bookkeeping app, announced Tuesday its $8.1 million Series A funding round led by Monk’s Hill Ventures with participation from existing investors…

Tencent co-leads $120M round of UK SaaS-based employment firm Omnipresent

Chinese technology firm Tencent and European growth investor Kinnevik have co-led a $120 million investment in United Kingdom-based software as a service employment firm…

Singapore employment platform Multiplier raises $60M led by Tiger Global, Sequoia Capital India

Multiplier, a Singapore-based employment platform, has on Wednesday announced a $60 million Series B funding round co-led by Tiger Global and Sequoia Capital India with…

Australian human resource platform Employment Hero closes $130M funding round, buys KeyPay

Australia-based all-in-one human resource (HR), payroll and benefits platform Employment Hero announced Thursday it has closed a $130 million funding round, led by return investor…

Indonesian people management and salary-on-demand platform Gajiku raises $1.1M in seed financing led by AC Ventures

Gajiku, an Indonesian on-demand payroll and people management solution provider, announced Thursday the completion of a $1.1 million seed round of financing led by AC Ventures,…

Singapore workforce management solution start-up StaffAny raises $3.4 million in Series A Funding led by GGV Capital

Singapore workforce management solution start-up StaffAny announced Thursday that it has raised $3.4 million in its Series A funding round. This investment was led by GGV…

Life lessons from the priceless gift of mentorship and coaching

I can still vividly remember the first time I met my career mentor and coach, Annie Yap. I was sitting in for an interview with Annie, who was then the managing director of AYP…