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Cargill Premix & Nutrition: Transforming Talent Management

September 2017

As a result of declining annual operating earnings over the past few years, Cargill implemented several strategic modifications on 2016. One transformation, referred to internally as the Human Resources Transformation, is designed to help enable the firm's people strategy. This case study covers the planning, execution and challenges encountered with this transformation.

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Human Resources, Finding and Retaining Qualified Employees

March 2006

From Seed World Magazine - Like most industries, the seed industry is in a continual state of change. Its significant number of mergers and acquisitions in recent years has created new organizational structures and company cultures. In many cases, flatter chains-of-command call for different capabilities for highperformance employees. Not only...

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Motivating and Retaining Adult Learners in a High-Stress Distance Education Learning Environment

January 2002

From geteducated.com - The Purdue University Executive MBA in Agribusiness (Ag-EMBA) Program is an innovative joint master’s degree program between Purdue's Krannert Graduate School of Management and its School of Agriculture. Spanning 2 years in four 5-month modules, Ag-EMBA is distinctive in that on-campus instruction is concentrated into 9 weeks...