TITLE

Eastern time

AUTHOR(S)
Connor, Jerry
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
People Management;1/27/2011, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the human resource (HR) profession in Asia. Most HR leaders in Asia focus directly on growth, and on how the insights they can draw from their position looking across the organisation. It cites the challenges facing Asian businesses in building a platform for long-term competitive advantage. It details the lessons that can be learned by European HR leaders from Asian leaders.
ACCESSION #
58521919

 

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