Cleveland Fed Hosts Talent Management Expert

Researcher discusses attracting and recruiting superior talent to your organization

Who: John W. Boudreau, professor and research director at the University of Southern California’s Center for Effective Organizations

What: Talent Management Summit for Federal Reserve System HR professionals hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland

Where: Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, 1455 East 6th Street, Cleveland, Ohio

When: October 2, 2008, 8:30 – 10:30 a.m.

Members of the news media are invited to attend Dr. Boudreau’s presentation, but must register in advance by contacting Anne DiTeodoro at 216.774.2514 or anne.m.diteodoro@clev.frb.org 

Background Information

Top organizations are competing for top talent. Recruiting and nurturing the right talent for your company is a key to success in today’s marketplace. The Cleveland Reserve Bank’s Talent Management Summit will open with a presentation by John W. Boudreau, professor and research director at the University of Southern California’s Center for Effective Organizations. The Bank is hosting the summit for Federal Reserve System human resources professionals.

Dr. Boudreau is recognized for his research on the bridge between superior human capital, talent, and sustainable competitive advantage. His research has received the Academy of Management's Organizational Behavior New Concept and Human Resource Scholarly Contribution awards. Dr. Boudreau consults with companies worldwide that seek to maximize their employees' effectiveness; his clients include Boeing, Bristol-Myers Squibb, Citigroup, Dell, GE, Microsoft, and the United Nations.

For information on the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, visit www.clevelandfed.org