HR Essentials for Non-HR Managers [Training School]

  • When:
    Thursday, 16 August 2018, 8:45am - 5:30pm
  • Where:
    Venue to be released soon, .
  • Price:
    Member Price: ONE training credit plus RMB 2,200, or RMB 3,000. Non-member Price: RMB 3,800. (This is a pre-paid event.)

RSVP: (Click here to learn more about the Training Credits)

This one day training is suitable for functional heads and line managers, team leaders, and project leaders. Attendees will be guided to go through the complete employee life-cycle from recruiting, developing, to staff retaining. 


On Friday, 17 August, we will organise this course in Chinese. 8月17日,另有中文授课课程 (英文教材),如需注册,请联系Nathalie Xu.  

Training Agenda

8::45am - Registration

9:00am - Opening 

  • Welcome;
  • Workshop Objectives;
  • Today’s Agenda;
  • Introductions

9:15am - Understanding the roles and responsibilities of line managers on HR topics

  • Role change from subordinate to manager;
  • Leaving comfort zone;
  • Management responsibilities for managers in VUCA world;
  • Essential HR tools needed by managers

10:30am - Break

10:45am - Attracting talents by recruiting right people

  • Treating recruitment as an employee brand promotion activity;
  • Structured interview process;
  • How to write Job Description                            

11:20am - Defining selection criteria

  • Frame of selection criteria;
  • Exercise: make your own selection criteria form;
  • Interviewer etiquette

12:30pm - Lunch

1:30pm - Behavior-based interview

  • STAR description;
  • Skills of asking question;
  • Avoiding invalid questions

3:00pm - Break

3:15pm - Compensation & Benefits

  • Concept and theory of Job Grade

4:00pm - Developing and motivating people

  • Motivation methodology;
  • Effective motivation methods, monetary and non-monetary;
  • One-to-one coaching

5:15pm - End of Day Wrap-Up

  • End of Day Discussion;
  • Action Planning;
  • Evaluation forms

5:30pm - End of Workshop

(Click here to learn more about the Training Credits)

Cancellation Policy: Please note that if you need to cancel this booking, we must receive your cancellation by email no less than 48 hours in advance of an event. If we do not receive the cancellation notice by this time, the Chamber will have to charge you the full-price for the event, as this is necessary to cover costs automatically incurred by the Chamber on the registered attendees’ behalf.

Speaker Introduction

Alice Wang

Senior Consultant

Alice has over 24 years of management and leadership experience in customer service, inventory control, and human resources in China. Throughout her career, Alice has gained experience in communication, talent development, and performance management. 

Prior to joining Simitri, Alice was HR Director for over 15 years in a wholly German-owned manufacturing enterprise operating in China. As a member of the management team, Alice led teams at multiple sites around the country and worked closely with senior executives to develop strategies, implement policies, and fulfil business needs for the entire business in China. 

Today as a trainer and facilitator for Simitri, Alice works closely with management teams in communication skills, presentation skills, leadership development, and personal effectiveness. 

Alice is fluent in Mandarin and English. 

Event contact

Nathalie Xu