The Global Workforce: Challenge or Asset

Paula Caligiuri, professor in the HR management department, is quoted in CNN's article The Global Workforce: Challenge or Asset.

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..."Some companies are still tripping over the basic differences in countries which affect the employment situation such as, employment laws, talent availability, differences in educational systems, and unionization," says Paula Caligiuri, professor in the HR management dept. at Rutgers University, and author of the book Managing the Global Workforce. "Understanding and effectively managing cultural differences is critical, but often underestimated by those at the senior level. And doing this well could be a make or break for companies."

As corporate playing fields shifts from regions to the world, there is a growing understanding that overseeing global workforce can be an asset -- rather than a challenge. ...

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"Understanding and effectively managing cultural differences is critical, but often underestimated by those at the senior level. And doing this well could be a make or break for companies," says Paula Caligiuri, professor in the HR management department, as quoted in CNN's article The Global Workforce: Challenge or Asset.