CoreNet Global Summit, Shanghai 2017
Shanghai | 21-23 March 2017 | Jing An Shangri-La, West Shanghai

Learning Theatre - Not Second Best!

23 March 2017 | 9:45 - 10:15

Learning Theatre - Not Second Best!

Secondments blur the lines and transcend the boundaries between end user and service provider. The legal and accounting professions have relied on secondment strategies for years and now secondments are gaining traction within the corporate real estate industry in APAC. As quick fix to solve a talent gap, a successful secondment can provide huge benefits for all involved, but they can fail more often than they succeed presenting risks to key relationships and talent retention. Are they worth the risk and do we even have a choice? 

Key Takeaways:

  • Understand why this is not a purely HR discussion; the benefits and risks of secondments and identify the key stakeholders. 
  • Recognise the value proposition difference between a secondment and bodyshopping.
  • Take away published guidelines on how to improve the chances of a successful secondment.