Few German companies have a coordinated strategy to prepare their employees for the digital era, according to a new poll conducted by Bitkom, the countryâ€™s high-tech association. A survey of 305 companies found that only one in five companies with more than 50 employees has a core strategy aimed at expanding the digital competencies of Read More..
German industry is faced with a growing shortage of IT specialists. In answers to written questions, Continentalâ€™s HR chief Ariane Reinhart explains how the automotive supplier is refocusing its human resources department to deal with this challenge and how workers can be prepared for digital change. automotiveIT: Many companies are complaining about shortages of qualified Read More..
Mercedes-Benz has opened a new sales training center in Chengdu in southwestern China, the biggest of its kind outside Germany. It is the sixth Chinese facility operated by the premium car division of Germany’s Daimler. The center is capable of offering 55,000 training days a year for employees of Mercedes dealerships. Mercedes has 260 dealers Read More..