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Course, academic year 2020/2021
Talent Management - AB501049
Title: Talent Management
Guaranteed by: Department of Economics and Management (837)
Actual: from 2020
Semester: winter
Points: winter s.:6
E-Credits: winter s.:6
Examination process: winter s.:
Hours per week, examination: winter s.:0/4 C+Ex [hours/week]
Capacity: unknown / unknown (unknown)
Min. number of students: unlimited
Language: Czech
Teaching methods: full-time
For type:  
Note: course can be enrolled in outside the study plan
enabled for web enrollment
Guarantor: Krejčí Miloš
Last update: Krejčí Miloš (18.09.2020)
The course is focused at practical application of knowledge and basic skills of Talent Management as well as the development of personal competencies of each student in order to improve individual self-presentation and to succeed during the Recruiting Process and Employee / Employer Selection process.
Aim of the course
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At the end of the course students will be able to understand and explain basics of modern approaches, theories and trends of Talent Management in current global business environment. The emphasis is on identification and attraction of talents and further development of their life careers and their retention in order to increase Talents contribution to the competitiveness of the companies.

Understanding the modern approaches and trends in Talent Management students will in parallel improve their skills in Recruiting Process and Employee / Employer Selection process as well as identification and presentation of their core competencies in order to succeed individually at the market.

As a result of the course each student will have competitive Self-presentation:

• updated individual CV (Resume),

• current Letter of Interest,

• job interview communication and behavior skills.

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Mandatory readings

DESSLER, Gary. Human Resource Management. Florida: Pearson, 2013. ISBN 978-0132668217.

ARMSTRONG, Michael. How To Manage People. London: Kogan Page Limited, 2013. ISBN 978 0 7494 6709 8.

MERLEVEDE, Patrick. Talent Management: A Focus on Excellence. Bookbonn, 2014. ISBN 978-87-403-0740-5.

CARTER, L., Goldsmith M. Best Practices in Talent Management: How the World's Leading Corporations Manage, Develop, and Retain Top Talent. San Francisco: Pfeiffer, 2010. ISBN 9780470499610.

Recommended readings

MICHAELS, E., HANDFIELD-JONES, H., AXELROD, B. The War for Talent. Boston, Mass.: Harvard Business School Press, 2001. ISBN 15-785-1459-2.

MATTONE, J., XAVIER, L., FITZ-ENZ, J. Talent Leadership: A Proven Method For Identifying and Developing High-Potential Employees, New York: AMACOM, 2013. ISBN 9780814432396.

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Talent Management – individual preferences analyses;

Talent and job performance;

Core personal skills and competencies – identification, development and presentation;

Self-presentation – individual student´s CV and the Letter of Interest;

Attraction of talents, Hiring Internally, Hiring Externally – current options;

Candidates recruitment process knowledge;

Candidates selection process skills;

Selection interviews preparation;

Selection interviews role-plays;

Development of talents – feed-back session, career planning workshop;

Diversity workshop;

Retention of talents – responding to individual preferences.

Registration requirements
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Human Resource Management knowledge.

Course completion requirements
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Individual preparation and presentation, teamwork, in class work-shops, group presentations, Academic essay, final test.

Approved i) updated individual CV (Resume), ii) current Letter of Interest, iii) job interview communication and behavior skills.