HRMAC's International Interest Group (IIG) held their largest meeting to date on January 15th at KPMG in Chicago. Paxton's Maureen Longoria, the co-chair of the IIG group, said over 90 attendees turned out to hear what representatives from PepsiCo, Leo Burnett and KPMG had to say about Workforce Trends 2020 and HR Readiness. We heard from Jenna Susanke, Senior Director, Organizational Development Global Groups, PepsiCo, Alyson Margulies, Senior Director, Global Talent Development, PepsiCo, Michelle Kristula-Green, Global Head of People & Culture, Leo Burnett & Arc Worldwide and Claudia M. Saran, Partner, US People & Change Practice, KPMG, LLP. Our speakers, who all work for forward thinking organizations, shared their views on how their organizations are planning for the global HR demands of the next decade.
Everyone is already looking forward to the next HRMAC IIG meeting to be held on May 15th. This meeting will focus on Top HR & Employment Law Tips for Entering & Operation in Newly Developing Countries, in particular Africa and the Middle East.