HR's key role in 2012 Olympics

Scott, Anna
May 2007
People Management;5/17/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 10, p10
The article reports that one of the challenges facing organizers of the London 2012 Olympics in England will be to attract world-class talent. According to Jean Tomlin, human resource (HR) director of the London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games (Locog), his main challenge is making sure that he attracts world-class talent. He adds that HR staff will play a critical role and will be needed to screen, interview, appoint, train, employ, and decommission staff and volunteers.


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