Topic: HUMAN RESOURCE CASE STUDIES
FOLLOW THIS WHEN ANSWERING THE QUESTIONS:
Please read the following cases and answer the three questions provided. These cases will be given to you in class
Chakraborty, B. (2010) Microsoft Corporation – Best practice in Human resource management, ICMR centre for management research.
Kim, S. And Schneider, S. (2009) The International Committee of the Red Cross, HEC University of Geneva.
Having read both cases, you are required to appraise critically the Human resource strategy of both these companies. In your appraisal, please answer the following 3 questions:-
1. Critically assess the HR similarities and differences in both organisational structure and culture. (DO NOT DO!)
2. Critically evaluate the HR practices/ methods being used.
3. Compare and contrast the Human Resource challenges facing these companies dealing with global and local markets?