waystomanageinternationalemployees

Efficient ways to manage international employees during the COVID-19 outbreak

Any leader knows that managing a team is far from easy, especially during a global crisis. As the coronavirus pandemic spreads, companies around the world are coming to terms with the fact that they’ll be leading their teams from a distance. Managing employees that are not in the same physical space as you, due to …

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waystomanageinternationalemployees

Efficient ways to manage international employees during the COVID-19 outbreak

Any leader knows that managing a team is far from easy, especially during a global crisis. As the coronavirus pandemic spreads, companies around the world are coming to terms with the fact that they’ll be leading their teams from a distance. Managing employees that are not in the same physical space as you, due to …

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5 actionable tips to enhance your employee benefits compliance

5 actionable tips to enhance your employee benefits compliance

If you’re in the HR field, you probably already know how fluid and transformational employee benefits compliance can be. From changing employee demands to legislation reforms, HR professionals have to constantly be on the look-out for disruptive changes in their work environment. But how do you keep track of all these changes surrounding employee benefits …

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What You Didn’t Know about Rising Employee Benefits Costs in 2020

What you didn’t know about rising employee benefits costs in 2020

We’ve seen the rise of new employee benefits perks over the past few years. You’ve read them in our blogs, seem them in the headlines, and may have even started to implement them. But the fact still remains that one of the most sought-after types of employee benefits you can offer your employees are medical …

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lovelanguageatwork

What is your love language at work?

Do you feel like your supervisor appreciates you? What about your coworkers? It’s no secret that employees who feel appreciated perform better. However, expressing appreciation isn’t always that straightforward. Appreciation has to be conveyed in a way that the person it’s being directed to finds meaningful. While many people are familiar with The Five Love …

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Corporate wellbeing trends and opportunities seminar

Corporate wellbeing trends and opportunities seminar

Pacific Prime and Bupa Global have teamed up to host a seminar on corporate wellbeing trends and opportunities at the China Club in Hong Kong, which was held on the 26th of September 2019. The seminar centered around the latest employee benefits trends and programs. We were also joined by the City Mental Health Alliance’s …

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Back to school safety and insurance tips

Back to school safety and insurance tips

September is an exciting time of year for students to head back to school. As school administrators, however, it also means that it’s high time you should review your students’ safety, as well as the risk management strategy of your educational institution since changes year to year could lead to adjustments in your insurance needs. …

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coronaviruslockdownexpats

Coronavirus lockdowns: What expats must know when returning home

Whether you’re traveling back home now that your work trip has been cut short, or heading to your family so you can all be together during these difficult times, you’re probably wondering what kind of life you’re returning to. With rules and regulations that seem to be changing so frequently that it can be hard …

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lovelanguageatwork

What is your love language at work?

Do you feel like your supervisor appreciates you? What about your coworkers? It’s no secret that employees who feel appreciated perform better. However, expressing appreciation isn’t always that straightforward. Appreciation has to be conveyed in a way that the person it’s being directed to finds meaningful. While many people are familiar with The Five Love …

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practicesustainabilityschools

How to practice sustainability in schools

Schools have many opportunities to promote sustainability, whether it’s by setting an example or providing education on the subject. Educational establishments can help turn students into environmentally responsible citizens. What’s more, the direct environmental impacts of these institutions, such as energy consumption and materials, are significant. In this Pacific Prime article, we’ll talk about how …

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coronaviruslockdownexpats

Coronavirus lockdowns: What expats must know when returning home

Whether you’re traveling back home now that your work trip has been cut short, or heading to your family so you can all be together during these difficult times, you’re probably wondering what kind of life you’re returning to. With rules and regulations that seem to be changing so frequently that it can be hard …

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practicesustainabilityschools

How to practice sustainability in schools

Schools have many opportunities to promote sustainability, whether it’s by setting an example or providing education on the subject. Educational establishments can help turn students into environmentally responsible citizens. What’s more, the direct environmental impacts of these institutions, such as energy consumption and materials, are significant. In this Pacific Prime article, we’ll talk about how …

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benefitsofemotionalintelligence

Six benefits of emotional intelligence at the workplace

If you’re an HR professional, it’s likely that you already know that developing emotional intelligence isn’t much of a priority at the workplace. When it comes to screening and evaluating new candidates or preparing training, the focus tends to be on educational background, current knowledge, and hard skills, along with personality assessment results. But is …

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Traces of Toxic Metal Are Found in 95% of U.S Baby Food: How Do You Avoid Them?

Traces of toxic metal are found in 95% of U.S baby food: How do you avoid them?

Suppose your newborn is gradually being poisoned with toxic metal day by day, without you even knowing before it’s already too late. That’s a scary thought for any parent, and even more horrifically, a realistic one too! A recent investigation by the nonprofit Healthy Babies Bright Futures (HBBF) found that 95% of all baby foods …

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Coronavirus outbreak: 7 tips that will KEEP you mentally healthy

Coronavirus outbreak: 7 tips that will KEEP you mentally healthy

Stay safe from the coronavirus means that you need to stay up to date with the latest developments of the epidemic. But with hourly updates from all over the world, keeping up with the outbreak can be daunting, stressful, and overwhelming. If you’re experiencing any of these feelings, then your mental health is being negatively …

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5 Countries with the Best Healthcare for Expats in 2020

5 countries with the best healthcare for expats in 2020

Whether you’re looking to move overseas to advance your career, live with your family, or retire, getting access to quality healthcare is one of the most important things you’ll need to consider. This makes choosing the country with the best healthcare for expats absolutely necessary when making your plans to move abroad. To help you …

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The importance of securing critical illness insurance

The importance of securing critical illness insurance

Here is a question to consider: “If you were to become critically ill and could not earn a living, would your family cope financially, especially to pay bills, mortgage, and other expenses?” Believe it or not, falling seriously ill can occur relatively quickly and at any time when you least suspect it. So, by all …

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Pacific Prime and Room to Read launches Literacy Program in Cambodia

Pacific Prime and Room to Read launches Literacy Program in Cambodia

We are excited to announce that Pacific Prime and Room to Read has established a literacy program in Chhouk Primary School, Cambodia. Since our founding in 1999, making a positive difference in local communities has always been our core principle. In particular, both Pacific Prime and Room to Read share the goal of eliminating illiteracy …

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PPnewcorporatesite

Pacific Prime launches brand new corporate site

We are excited to announce the launch of our entirely new corporate site, PacificPrime.com/corporate. The new corporate site is a client-focused solution that combines answers to all your business insurance needs in one attractive package. If you or your company has any inquiries regarding group health insurance, employee benefits, international health insurance or other related …

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Everything You Need to Know about Viral Pneumonia

Everything you need to know about the new viral pneumonia

A new deadly strain of viral pneumonia has emerged and it’s now entered through the borders of major countries around the world, including the US. But where did this virus come from? How did it spread so far across the globe? And what can you do to protect yourself? Here, we’ll provide a definitive guide …

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