Human Resources

Latest news and events from the chamber's Human Resources Forum.

17 October, 2019

An effective employee retention strategy is becoming increasingly important in China’s volatile job market where a shrinking workforce and aging demography is driving up the competition for talent.

04 July, 2019

The President of Asia Pacific for Korn Ferry and member of the firm’s Global Operating Committee, Michael Distefano sat down with AmCham China In the lead up to his keynote speech at the 2019 AmCham China HR Conference to discuss the future of work.

15 June, 2018

The 2018 HR Conference took a different approach to human resources, focusing on what top-level executives think of the people that power their companies, showcasing insights from industry-leading multinational CTOs, CFOs, COOs, CXOs, and CEOs.

02 April, 2018

AmCham China’s first Career and Development Fair attracted students from top US universities and the chamber’s leading employers

22 November, 2017

The mission of the HR Forum is to serve and support our members and broader HR community in China with opportunities to EXCHANGE, CONNECT, LEARN, and ADVOCATE.

24 May, 2017

The search for talent is a never-ending challenge for companies in China, even as HR needs develop at a rapid clip. Stephen Shih breaks down the new war for talent in China, based on research done by Bain & Company.

01 March, 2016

A 15-year study of mid-level leaders reveals that those destined for the top are great at communicating, but don't always look for ways to collaborate with others.

03 August, 2015

While most companies remained profitable, growth is proving more difficult. HR plays a pivotal role in companies as they seek to find solutions to business challenges in China.

12 June, 2015

Moderator Elisa Mallis, Head of Executive Coaching at MDS, facilitated the discussion, which ranged from whether technological advancements are good for workers to larger issues such as talent acquisition and talent management.

29 May, 2015

Four HR professionals came together to share the essential skills for HR professionals in China. Moderated by Horst Gallo of IBM, the event picked apart the role of HR and what differences stand between the role.