Total Marks 10
Starting Date Friday, November 22, 2019
Closing Date Thursday, November 28, 2019
Question Title Expatriate
International Human Resource Management
Due Date: November 28, 2019
Now days, most of the multinational companies are facing the challenge of hiring and retaining the required staff in order to manage their overseas subsidiaries. Further, at times the organizations practice to send expatriates for managing a business setup.
However, expatriate’s failure or premature return can cause serious problems and may lead to failure in the business. In your opinion what could be the effects of early return of an expatriate on the business?
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