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8 Essential Qualities That Define Great Leadership

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Company leaders are facing a crisis. Nearly one-third of employees don’t trust management. In addition to this, employers now have to cater to the needs of the millennial generation. On average, after graduating from college, a millennial will change jobs four times before they are 32. Most of them also don’t feel empowered on their current jobs.

It’s clear that many leaders are failing to foster a sense of trust and loyalty in their employees. Fortunately, that doesn’t have to be the case. Managers who show great leadership qualities can inspire their teams to accomplish amazing things, according to Daniel Wang, the creator of Loopring Protocol and founder of the Loopring Foundation. Loopring is a decentralized automated execution system that trades across the crypto-token exchanges. The platform reduces the cost of trading and shields users from counterparty risk. I’ve distilled my conversation with Wang to eight of the most essential qualities that make a great leader.
1. Sincere e…

HARI RAYA CELEBRATION WITH HARTA!

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Hari Raya Aidilfitri a religious holiday celebrated by Muslims in the world. Hari Raya Aidilfitri is the day that marks the end of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of dawn-to-sunset fasting. Hari Raya Aidilfitri falls on 15th & 16th June this year.
After a long Raya Holiday, Hartawan back to work with a joy of 'Raya Mood'. some staff will bring raya food and kuih raya to share with all their colleagues. As usual HARTA organised a day to celebrate Hari Raya where variety of raya food is served along with kuih raya. 
On 27 June 2018, HARTA held its yearly Hari Raya Celebration with all Hartawan at HARTA HQ. The simple celebration was lively with the presence of YBhg Datuk Hj Radzali Hassan, Group Managing Director of HARTA. 
Thank you to all Hartawan for their cooperation in preparing the food and getting together in celebrating it.












HARTA RECEIVED 2018 MALAYSIA ENERGY MANAGEMENT SOLUTIONS GROWTH EXCELLENCE LEADERSHIP AWARD

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On 26th July 2018, Frost & Sullivan lauded Malaysia’s Best-In-Class firms at the 14 annual Malaysia Excellence Awards banquet, held at the Hilton Kuala Lumpur.
HARTA received 2018 Malaysia Excellence award for Malaysia Energy Management Solutions Growth Excellence Leadership Award.
The Malaysia Excellence Awards aims to recognize Malaysian companies for demonstrating outstanding achievement and superior performance in areas such as leadership, technological innovation, customer service and strategic product development. Industry analysts compare market participants and measure performance through in-depth interviews, analysis and extensive secondary research in order to identify best practices.
According to Mr. Hazmi Yusof, Senior Vice President and Malaysia Managing Director at Frost & Sullivan said that “Through this initiative, we hope that the recognition will encourage companies in Malaysia to continue their best in expanding their business locally and regionally. Frost …

CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY: SHARING OF SYAWAL BLESSINGS

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Month of Ramadan is always a special moment for all Muslim around the world. The joy celebrated for ibadah, chasing for lailatuqadar, big rewards for sadaqa and drizzle feeling to celebrate Syawal Lebaran.
While all of us are happily grabbing all these joyful opportunities during Ramadan and syawal, not to forget there are people that less fortunate to buy new clothes, eat variety of food and drinks when breaking fast and those people who unable to even stand and raising takbir during tarawih.
إن الله تعالى جواد يحب الجود ويحب معالي الأخلاق ويكره سفسافها
“Indeed, Allah the Exalted is the Giver, He love generosity and noble manners, He detest bad manners.” (Narrated by Al Baihaqi, classed sahih by Al Albani in ‘Shahihul Jami’, 1744)

والصدقة تطفىء الخطيئة كما تطفىء الماء النار
“Giving alms can erase sins just like water ceases fire.” (Narrated by Tirmidhi, classed sahih by Al Albani in Shahih At Tirmidzi, in hadith no. 614)

اليد العليا خير من اليد السفلى واليد العليا هي المنفقة واليد ا…

PLASTIC HAS BEEN HIGHLIGHTED AS ONE OF THE BIGGEST ENVIRONMENTAL THREATS FACING BY THE WORLD

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The largest annual celebration of our environment – World Environment Day & World Ocean Day. This year theme ‘Beat Plastic Pollution’ and preventing plastic pollution and encouraging solutions for an environment and healthy ocean. People were encouraged to take a critical look at their own relation to single-use plastic, and make real efforts to break their dependency on disposable plastic. “Every year, more than eight million tons end up in the oceans”, said U.N. Secretary-General António Guterres. He urged all people to reject single-use plastic items, and warned that growing levels of plastic waste were becoming unmanageable. This year global host for World Environment Day is India. As global hosts, India did more than raise awareness. With an announcement to eliminate all single-use plastic in the country by 2022, India has effectively set the pace in the global race to beat plastic pollution. This unprecedented and ambitious move against disposable plastic will drastically s…

SMALL STEPS BIG ENERGY SAVING!

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Awareness is a major factor in achieving effective energy saving. Everyone should understand the objective, what the organization needs to achieve to save energy in the building. For example, to achieve a 10% reduction in electricity bills every month. Each staff should be sensitive with any plug or waste that is happening around them. An organisation also should come out with initiatives like campaigns or programs to enhance the knowledge and awareness of the staff. How to practice energy saving? 1 - Adjust the room temperature at 24°C as directed by the Ministry of Health Malaysia (MOH) and Government. The set point temperature to save energy is between 24°C - 26°C. Lower than this set point will cause air conditioner to work harder and increase energy consumption and electricity bills. How to avoid air conditioner to overwork? 1 - Keep the door and window closed to reduce the indoor air to exit
2 - Use of curtain blind / tinted film window for inclusion of sunlight
3 - Conduct regular ma…