ABSL Quarterly Highlights Q3/2023

Published On: 14. 9. 2023

As we prepare the grandest event for business services in Czechia, we’ve been on a mission to uncover what is going on in our community. Our conference partners shared updates that you won’t want to miss. Scroll down to read all about it, and make sure to reserve your spot at the Conference. It’s the perfect opportunity to discuss these topics in person.

Only 7 weeks until the ABSL Conference

Preparations for the ABSL Conference 2023, a game-changing event for Czechia’s business services sector, are at full speed.  Join us at this decade-defining event together with ex-presidential candidate Danuše NerudováFinancial Times Editor-in-Chief Yuri Bender and other 500+ experts and leaders from both the Czech and international business services world.  Experience live tours of major Brno business services centres at Atlas CopcoDeutsche Telekom, Infosys KBC Kyndryl, Lufthansa in TouchSAP Labs and Zebra Technologies, and expert discussions on AI, Cybersecurity, Leadership, and many more trending topics!

Unveiling the Game-Changing Impact of Elevated Training Investment on Staffing Costs!

To realize the potential of digital transformation, organizations must evolve their skills and talent accordingly. While executives clearly understand the criticality of investing in talent, they are challenged to do so against the current backdrop of economic volatility and corporate cost cutting. In such environments, training is often one of the first areas targeted for cuts. That is short-sighted – particularly now. It puts at risk the potential return and success of the very substantial investment companies are making in digital transformation. Download the latest research from The Hackett Institute to find out why Digital World Class® companies continue to invest in training their people and the business advantages they gain.

Find out on this link on Why Investing in Training Provides Important Business Performance Advantages

GBS Strategy Transformation: Integrating Hackett Institute’s Training into Best-in-Class Programs.

“Learning and Development – An Integral Part of the GBS Strategy,”: Addressing skills gaps is a vital part of a defined global business services (GBS) strategy. We’re excited to share that we will be hosting a joint webinar with bp on September 21 at 3 PM CET for “Learning and Development – An Integral Part of the GBS Strategy,” where we’ll share how we integrated The Hackett Institute’s GBS training into their best-in-class learning programs.

Don’t miss out on this informative webcast.

Share Your Insights: “The Office, what keeps me here?” Survey.

After considerable turbulence in the workplace during the last three years and in a time of testing different ways of working, we reckoned that this current situation is ideal for putting together a survey for you that we called „The Office, what keeps me here?“

The survey contains 16 questions and should take you between 5 and 10 minutes to fill in. After clicking the link, please select the language version ČJ or AJ and follow further instructions.

Thank you for participation and feel free to share it with your colleagues!

What can you expect if you would like to hire a workplace consultant?

Find out in our recent article on the Property Maps blog.

Elevate Your Hiring Game: Join ACCA’s Virtual Careers Fair on October 11, 2023!

The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) is organizing a Virtual Careers Fair on the 11th of October 2023 for employers looking to recruit candidates also in the business shared services, specifically for finance and accountancy functions.

This event is free of charge, so if you are currently recruiting, we recommend you register for this event to raise your visibility and company profile amongst thousands of EU job seekers.

Unlock Productivity and Well-Being with Scott.Weber Workspace at The Park.

Are you looking for space for your project team or do you need to expand?

Scott.Weber Workspace offers modern and designer offices in The Park. Premises inspire, boost productivity, and at the same time a sense of well-being and privacy. Without an initial investment and a long-term contractual commitment, you can start using the prepared premises right away. The new center even won the prestigious title “OFFICE OF THE YEAR 2022”.

Contact Scott.Weber at hruska@scottweber.cz or call +420 727 922 005.

Our CEO Jonathan Appleton and Alessio Colantonio (Damas Engineering) our member and conference partner) scouted the city of Brno via helicopter, showcasing its vibrant potential for business services. Join us in unlocking Brno’s untapped business potential!

We look forward to seeing you at the ABSL Conference and at our upcoming events,