November 22 is an important date for top-level leaders and industry experts from around the world to gather for a one-day-only event - the Digital Leadership Conference 2018 – to network and to meet up with reputable speakers who will be sharing their success stories in leading today’s digital and VUCA world.
Aside from the International Women's Day on March 8, people in Vietnam also celebrate their National Women's Day on October 20 and so do TRG-ers. It's the day for everyone to grandly celebrate and cherish women and their achievements, and remember all the sacrifices they have made. This year, all TRG's gentlemen took this occasion as a special chance to show their love and respect to TRG’s ladies.
On October 4th, TRG International hosted the TRG Talk: Project Management at the usual place - PJ’s Coffee Sala. The event welcomed Ms Jax (Jackie) Hamilton - Former Global Operations and Client Engagement Consultant. Ms Jackie has more than 25 years of experience as a project manager. She’s been living in different countries around the world, and South East Asia is where she’s been residing for the past 12 years.
On 30 September 2018, approximately one hundred members from TRG International along with nearly ten thousand other runners participated in the BBGV Fun Run for Charity 2018. This year, TRG International is proud to be one of the In-kind Gold Sponsors for this event. Together with the BBGV Team, we hope to raise 1 billion VND to support various charitable projects helping the disadvantaged Vietnamese.
Hey hey hey! It is time for the BBGV Annual Fun Run for Charity and you bet that TRG International will play a part in it again this year.
The Mid-Autumn Festival, also known as the Mooncake Festival, is a national holiday that takes place every year on the 15th day of the 8th month according to the Lunar Calendar. This is one of the most important festivals in Vietnam, and it is celebrated differently in each region but typically, the celebration calls for snacking on mooncakes, carrying or hanging up lanterns, and watching Chinese dragon dances.
In recent years, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) play a central role in Vietnam’s economic growth, providing abundant job opportunities and boosting exports. However, despite accounting for 98 per cent of the country’s enterprises, 40 per cent of GDP and 50 per cent of employment, the performance of SMEs is still constrained by many factors, both internal and external, such as shortage of qualified human resources, limited access to technology as well as administrative hurdles.
On the 14th of June, the seminar organised by BBGV and TRG International raised a controversial topic: “Grow your employees or Hire Ready-made Talents?” which attracted the attention of many participants.
Tet is the season of happiness, the time when families gather together. But in fact, not everyone can enjoy Tet fully because there are still so many lives that need help. Tet is also a difficult time in calling for blood donation for patients. According to the National Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion, during Lunar New Year, the country needs at least 125,000 units of blood for treatment of diseases. However, this is the time when blood suppliers, workers and university students are on Tet holiday, leading to a significant decrease in blood supply.
Self-motivation skills have become a crucial element of an effective leader’s toolkit because this is a force that comes within ourselves, an element that makes us want to be more devoted and hard-working.