HR in Focus: July 6, 2017

Sham Majid, Benjamin Roberts, and Gary Lee discuss the latest business news from an important HR perspective.

HR in Focus is a panel discussion series tackling the latest business ad workforce management news from an important HR perspective.

In this episode, HRM Asia editor Sham Majid is joined by:

  • Gary Lee, Chief HR Specialist, Grundfos
  • Benjamin Roberts, Global Talent Acquisition and Mobility Leader, Publicis Communications

On the discussion agenda are:

  • How should HR prepare their workforces when future redundancies are likely
  • The cultural issues causing problems at Uber
  • How HR teams can promote and enhance innovation within their organisations

Watch the video here:

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