Hong Kong bosses most demanding in region

Working late, working weekends and not taking holidays? You probably work in the financial industry in Hong Kong.
Bosses from hell...
Bosses from hell...

On Anette Jönsson’s second consecutive day of facing more deals worthy of daily coverage than you could count on one hand, and when she was also worrying about a cover story I’d asked her to write, she forwarded me a press release from Robert Half headlined Hong Kong bosses most demanding in region.

According to the survey, 68% of employers said they expect their employees to be available or contactable while on annual leave or out of office hours, which is well above the regional average of 40% Singapore 45% Australia 22% and New Zealand 20%. Considering most FinanceAsia staff work weekends, and nights, perhaps Anette is...

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