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Corporate musical chairs:

Please click on the following link and read pages 1-12.

http://www.shrm.org/Education/hreducation/Documents/International_HRM_presentation.pptx

Now, go to the following link and read pages 1, 2, and 3 (Note: Be sure to ignore all references to quizzes, teamwork, and assignments in this online document. All your assignments will be posted in this classroom)

http://www.shrm.org/Education/hreducation/Documents/08-0753_HRM_Case_Study_SW_v3.pdf

1. With the amount of information you have so far, what seem to be the most important tasks to handle first?

2. Consider if you would recommend hiring PCNs, HCNs, or some combination of the two. Explain your position by giving reasons for and against an opposing position.

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1. With the amount of information you have so far, what seem to be the most important tasks to handle first?

The information that I have so far tells me that the most important tasks to handle first is to recruit and staff the new French hotels. The reason for this is that without staffing it will be very difficult to open the hotels within four weeks' time.

The case informs me that 70% of the staff has left the acquired organization. So, the priority is hiring new personnel to fill up the vacant positions very quickly. The recruitment process must be efficient so that the persons that are hired are suitable for the ...

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