Successful global people strategies

Examining how international organisations go about managing their multicultural workforce, what complications they may encounter and how they might deal with them. The course also discusses a number of other strategic and managerial issues with a bearing on global employee management.
 
Topics covered
 
  • The global market and its major actors.
  • Major approaches to managing employees.
  • The global context of employee management: national culture.
  • National culture and employee management.
  • Institutional context of employee management.
  • Transferring HRM practices across borders.
  • Global human resource management: major strategies and complications.
  • Global human resource management: a balancing act.
  • Expatriation as a vehicle of global management.
  • Managing people in international joint ventures.

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