SARAWAK ICQ '99 Stream
Understanding Investors in People
and Getting Started
By Mr. IR JS Bhar
Ceo, Malaysia Institute of Quality
Assurance Bhd., Malaysia
is the standard for effective investment in people?
setting and communicating organisational goals and developing people to
meet those goals so that what people can do and are motivated to do matches
what the organisation needs them to do.
in People makes a public commitment from the top to develop all employees
to achieve its business objectives;
in People evaluates the investment in training and development to assess
achievement and improve future effectiveness;
in People regularly reviews training and development needs of all employees;
in People takes action to train and develop individuals on recruitment and
throughout their employment.
The Employees Council
as a Sustainable Approach to Quality Human Resources Management in the 21st
By Gloria Soriano Gapuz
President, Development Strategist
Employees Council is a joint responsibility of all employees, together with
Management. The ultimate objective of which is to improve the quality of
which is to improve the quality of work life and maintain the balance of
mutual needs to harmonize work relationships at all levels. It is premised
on values that support its institutionalization in companies prepared to
empower its people and itself. Values like the pursuit of common good, genuine
service, commitment, unity and trust, and broad-based consultation make
the Council a truly unique institution.
Employees Council has worked very well for those who have adapted it and
it can work in any company in any country as long as people have the will
and sincerity to make it succeed as an effective alternative in support
of universal values we share in common.