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Talent Management & Strategy: Identifying Patterns through a Multiple Case Study
Linköping University, Department of Management and Engineering, Business Administration. Linköping University, Faculty of Arts and Sciences.
Linköping University, Department of Management and Engineering, Business Administration. Linköping University, Faculty of Arts and Sciences.
2016 (English)Independent thesis Advanced level (degree of Master (Two Years)), 20 credits / 30 HE creditsStudent thesis
Abstract [en]

Background

Exploring the Talent Management literature to understand the importance of Talent Management to strategy and the role the view on talent plays in consideration to Talent Management.

Purpose

The purpose of this thesis is to increase the empirical research on Talent Management to enable a creation of a conceptual framework.

Methodology

A multiple case study approach was taken, as 11 companies from diverse industries, sizes, backgrounds etc. was studied in order to gain a broader picture on the research topic. Furthermore, qualitative data collection method was used and main source of empirical data was interviews conducted with HR professionals of each case company.

Findings

The empirical findings indicated there to be a relationship between the strategy and the view on talent. There was further an indication that this relationship has an effect on the focus of the Talent Management activities. 

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2016. , 79 p.
Keyword [en]
Talent Management, Strategy, Talent, Approaches to Talent Management, Strategic Talent Management
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Business Administration
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URN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-130000ISRN: LIU-IEI-FIL-A--16/02281--SEOAI: oai:DiVA.org:liu-130000DiVA: diva2:946004
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Master's Programme in Business Administration – Strategic
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Available from: 2016-08-31 Created: 2016-07-04 Last updated: 2016-08-31Bibliographically approved

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