Hong Kong Management Association

Working on learning

Upward movement in any organisation or, indeed, simply keeping pace with change, requires constant self-improvement.

Monday, 12 March, 2012, 12:00am

HKMA eyes new service stars

As the global economy remains volatile, many organisations find themselves in search of talented sales staff to see them through the haze. According to the latest Michael Page Employment Index, revenue-generating roles were deemed a core focus by hiring managers this quarter, with 44 per cent saying they plan to recruit in this area within the coming months.

19 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

HKMA Quality Award 2011

Panel of Judges

David Li Kwok-po Panel chairman, Bank of East Asia chairman and chief executive

Alfred Chan Wing-kin Managing director, Hong Kong and China Gas

John Chan Cho-chak Non-executive director, Transport International Holdings

Harry Lee Chief executive officer, TAL Apparel

29 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Eye for detail and accuracy pays off again for SFC

It is crucial to know your audience when preparing an annual report, and give them the information they need as clearly and completely as possible, says Paul Kennedy, executive director and chief operating officer of the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC).

3 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

Competition brings out best in friends

Learning new skills and strengthening friendships are just some of the benefits that marketing and sales support executive Andy Lau Chi-wah experienced by taking part in the Hong Kong Management Game.

The self-confessed management game enthusiast has entered the event with three friends for the third time.

16 May 2009 - 12:00am

What's On

February 18

14 Feb 2009 - 12:00am

Strong corporate culture is key to a profitable future

There's more to business than making huge profits. A well-defined corporate culture and a concerted effort by management and staff to pursue the company's vision are keys to attaining business excellence, according to the examining board of the HKMA Quality Award.

11 Jul 2008 - 12:00am

KEY FACTS

The Macquarie Graduate School of Management was established in 1969 as part of Australia's Macquarie University, and is the oldest continuously operating business school in Sydney.

5 Jul 2008 - 12:00am

Business insight and common sense is key

Competitors should worry about their opponents and not try to compete with the computer, says organiser

Participants of business simulation games, where players create and manage their own imaginary companies, all too often make the mistake of assuming the secret to winning lies in figuring out a generic strategy that can demystify the complexity of the software.

5 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

All you need to know about the programme

The George Washington University (GWU) will, for the first time, join hands with the Hong Kong Management Association (HKMA) to recruit local students for its master of arts in education and human development programme. The university also answers some questions.

1 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Group celebrates with the gift of knowledge

Last year many local organisations held special events to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the establishment of the Hong Kong SAR. As one of the associations representing the city's business sector, the Hong Kong Management Association (HKMA) celebrated by contributing to the sustainability of Hong Kong's economic success.

12 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

In Brief

Man who dodged HK$200,000 in taxes gets suspended sentence

16 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

Lecturer admits tax evasion

A former deputy director of the Hong Kong Management Association and an associate of former first lady Betty Tung Chiu Hung-ping admitted yesterday that he had avoided more than HK$201,000 in taxes by understating his income by HK$1.3 million.

1 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

Picking winners no easy task

Hong Kong's leading human resources training professionals gather today at the Convention and Exhibition Centre for the profession's biggest annual award competition and networking event.

The Hong Kong Management Association Award for Excellence in Training 2007 is the premier scheme recognising individual trainers and companies for their professional development of employees.

12 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

Sponsor uses games to train staff and clients

Sun Microsystems, a first-time sponsor of the Hong Kong Management Association's (HKMA) annual game event, believes that using business simulation games for training is very effective if the objective is to give participants a taste of the real business world.

12 May 2007 - 12:00am

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