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Employees of Local Firms Think Work Processes are “Inefficient”

Employees of Local Firms Think Work Processes are “Inefficient”

SEOUL, Oct. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — A new survey has revealed that Korean workers think that the modus operandi at work is generally inefficient, and most feel that both an old-fashioned leadership style requiring commands of superiors to be followed and a lack of communication are behind the inefficiency. According to a survey conducted by [...]

8-Year Gap Between Actual and Expected Retirement Age

8-Year Gap Between Actual and Expected Retirement Age

SEOUL, Oct. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — A new survey has found that while non-retirees predicted their retirement age to be 65 years old, actual retired respondents had to quit work at 57. In addition, the survey found that 1.98 million won was the minimum monetary amount needed per month after retirement to cover daily expenses. [...]

“Statue of Peace” Part of Lineup at Korean Parade in New York’s Manhattan District

“Statue of Peace” Part of Lineup at Korean Parade in New York’s Manhattan District

SEOUL, Oct. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — The Korean American Association of Greater New York announced on October 6 that the “Korean Parade” it had hosted in New York’s Manhattan district that afternoon ended successfully. This was the 38th parade organized by the association. The parade featuring a Korean traditional percussion band and parade floats marched [...]