How do we rethink Global Business Services for the post COVID-19 world?

June 25 2020

COVID-19 has challenged GBS service delivery on every level. On one hand, it’s been a ‘myth buster’ demonstrating that working remotely can be a viable option. On the other hand, the rapid transformation required in response to the pandemic has exposed weaknesses in the GBS business model. The way companies re-think and redeploy their workforces now could vastly improve business resilience for the future.

To discuss this topic, Talent Intuition is delighted to invite you to a virtual breakfast panel discussion in partnership with Digiworkz and an exclusive panel of GBS and HR leaders, including:

  • Collette Smith, Head of Professional Services, Network Rail
  • Mark Craddock, Managing Director, Finance, Transformation and GBS, KPMG
  • Linda Kennedy, Chief People Officer at The AA
  • Russell Sowden, COO, Digiworkz

GBS centres that were highly digitised have fared better during the COVID-19 crisis. But the future success of GBS requires more than simple shift to automation or to new locations. The new ecosystem of work calls for a decoupling of individuals from tasks, resulting in a re-think of people and places.

This will be a live event only for a limited number of attendees. Those who attend will receive a recording of the event.

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  • Alison Ettridge will share insights on COVID-19’s impact on GBS using data from Talent Intuition’s Stratigens platform.
  • Thoughts from Digiworkz on rethinking and redeploying the GBS workforce.
  • How companies are using external data to support the redeploy phase.
  • Panel discussion and Q&A with our GBS and HR leaders on the practical things they are doing and their views on the future.

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