The Staffing Process in a High-Technology Environment

  • Jordi Olivella NadalEmail author
  • Gema Calleja Sanz
Part of the Management and Industrial Engineering book series (MINEN)


Technology has been increasingly important for any kind of companies and has a strong influence on the activity they develop. High-technology companies are based on the knowledge and development of edge technologies. By its hand, staffing is the process of acquiring, deploying, and retaining a company workforce. Staffing includes (but is not limited to) recruiting, hiring, transfers, promotions, redeployment, layoffs, retirements, terminations, and retention. Staffing process in high-technology is addressed.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Industrial and Control Engineering and Management DepartmentUniversitat Politècnica de CatalunyaBarcelonaSpain

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