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Thank you for visiting our blog.  Here we share stories and articles that provide different points-of-view on topics that are related to our diverse business operations. We trust these articles will be of value to you and invite you to add your comments where applicable.

5 Tips for Landing a Job at RMA

February 7, 2019
By Neil Russell, Recruitment, Learning and Development Manager, RMA Group.   We've put together a few tips that will help make your application stand out so that you can make…

‘Parkophobic’ No More: Ford Parallel Parks Your Car for You

February 6, 2019
Fear of parking is real and there’s even a word to describe it – parkophobia. Granted, it’s not an actual dictionary term, but clearly, enough people are concerned about it that it warrants an unofficial…

Steering Away from Accidents with Ford’s Pre-Collision Assist

January 31, 2019
Imagine inching along on a congested road, feeling like you need eight pairs of eyes to avoid unpredictable pedestrians, cyclists that silently sneak up and motorbikes that zip in, out and between…

Take time to interview your potential manager (yes- really)

January 25, 2019
By Stuart Daniels, Vice President Human Resources, RMA Group.   A good friend of mine (who holds a senior role in a multi-national company) is looking to leave his current job after…

Traveling with Kids in the Car? Here’s a Survival Guide Every parent has been there

December 7, 2018
You're on a family road trip to escape the city or just driving across town to a restaurant, and your child is not happy. They're crying and won't sit still. It's understandable - after an hour on…

Key Elements of an Effective IT Landscape

November 23, 2018
By Alex Konnaris, Chief Information Officer (CIO), RMA Group   Seeing the words ‘Internal IT Systems’ might start causing some eyes to glaze over, but it’s integral to every organization,…

The Product Development Challenge: Adaptation is Key to Survival

November 14, 2018
By Stanley Chan, General Manager, RMA Automotive Product Development, RMA Automotive.    Product Development (PDD) comprises of 4 main functions: Program Management, Engineering, Product…

The Three Musketeers of Recruitment

November 2, 2018
By Neil Russel - Human Resource Learning & Development Manager, RMA Group I was recently asked to speak at an American Chamber of Commerce HR discussion. Along with three other speakers, I…

Heavy Metal? Nope. Sugar Overload? Wrong Again. How to Stay Alert While Driving

October 26, 2018
Blasting the air-con, rolling down windows and cranking up favorite tunes are all tricks drivers try to stay alert on the road. But they don’t work and can cause other problems instead. In one study,…