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Call Number (WOU) SP CEMBA 2011 18
Author Tham, Chee Kar
Title Challenges of talent management at Synthomer Sdn Bhd, Kluang : a case study / Tham Chee Kar
Abstract Companies today are concern about talent management as effective talent management is essential to a company’s success. Poor management of talents can lead to many negative consequences that hurt the company in many ways. Successful attraction and retaining of talents key to business continuity and success. SSB is a successful MNC chemical company operating at Kluang, Johor and is currently in the midst of business expansion and growth. SSB experienced difficulties in attracting and retaining talents required for this business growth. The objective of this research study is to find out the areas or factors internally at SSB that caused the difficulties in talent management implementation at SSB particularly in the area of attracting and retaining talents. The study also reviews recruitment methods and the management approach at SSB. This research study is approached through questionnaire surveys among talents at SSB and also the marketplace. The study has identified several areas or factors of concern internally at SSB such as the geographical location of Kluang, poaching, underperformers, career development plans, compensation, employment branding and relocation. There study also found positive factors internally at SSB such as challenging jobs, high job satisfaction, good and safe working environment and good benefits. Recruitment methods used at SSB is considered as the correct and the management approach is still of concern as its effectiveness is not perceived by the respondents from SSB. Recommendations are presented to overcome the negative findings.
Notes Final project report submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the Degree of Master of Business Administration (CeMBA)
Publisher/Year Penang : School of Business and Administration, Wawasan Open University, 2011
Physical Description 128 p.; 30 cm.
Subject Wawasan Open University -- Dissertations
Subject Personnel management
Subject Employees -- Recruiting

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