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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 [...]

90% of Adults Unable to Communicate with Elderly: Survey

90% of Adults Unable to Communicate with Elderly: Survey

SEOUL, Sept. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — A new study has revealed that 5 out of 10 South Korean senior citizens say they have difficulty communicating with those belonging to younger demographic groups. Of adults middle-aged and younger, 90 percent stated that they could not communicate with the elderly. The results of the study, which was [...]

Respect Diversity: Immoderate Consideration Creates Reversed Discrimination

Respect Diversity: Immoderate Consideration Creates Reversed Discrimination

SEOUL, Oct. 1 (Korea Bizwire) – In Korea, multi-ethnic families are called ‘multi-cultural families’, which is a term that was introduced to replace discriminating and degrading terms that were used before. However, research shows that the children of multi-ethnic families do not like the term ‘multi-cultural family’. Recently, Konkuk University hosted a forum entitled ‘The Teacher’s [...]