Members of the committee met to discuss Implementation of the new processes/tools and plan further topics/ upcoming meetings & discussion. We would like to be focused on IT as a service / When to outsource, read more.
According to AmCham Czech Workforce Report 5, the number of technicians in the Ústecký region exceeds the number of plant, machine operators / assemblers. Managers number fell in both sectors. Median wage growth in the private sector ranged from 7% to 11%, except for managers (-0.3%).
Three real estate experts discussed latest trends in their area of expertise during the AmCham´s real estate committee, held on January 31. Mr. Tamás Kovács (Steelcase) presented how the office of the future should look like during his speech about The Resilient Workplace. Mrs. Katarína Brydone (CBRE) went deep on Future of shopping centre development. And Mr. Petr Hána (Deloitte Advisory) talked about Changes that will affect the housing market in 2017.
Newly appointed chairman of AmCham´s HR Committee Ladislav Kucera, Managing Director of Hays Czech Republic, whose main goal as the Committee chairman is to work on increasing the value of HR within companies so that HR should be the first item addressed as part of any company´s strategy, would like to know your opinion about Human Resources in organizations in 2017 and for this purpose has prepared the questionnaire. You can find a link to the questionnaire further in the text.
On 17 January 2017, Secretary of State Tomáš Prouza met with fifty representatives of the American Chamber of Commerce in Prague Clarion Hotel. During a business breakfast he discussed the Digital Agenda of the Czech Republic, European affairs and also the upcoming parliamentary elections in autumn 2017.