Tag: Training

Vocational education: The stepchild of Malaysian education system?

If we are serious about uplifting the overall skill-sets of Malaysians, we cannot afford to go on treating the vocational education sector as the stepchild.

HRDF Funding of training – the Malaysian employees’ perspective

This is the unedited version of an article published as “Fairer disbursement of HRDF grant sorely needed” in Focus Malaysia on July 06, 2013, written by Dr. YN Chow under his moniker of Plantcloner. He  thinks that a boss who says, “our people is our greatest asset” or words to that effect must be prepared to put his/her  money where his/her mouths is and invest accordingly and do so on a regular basis. __________________________________________________ Up-skilling, re-skilling, cross-skilling are the buzzwords these[…]