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How Knowledge Ridge Provided Expert Insights into HR Operations in the Indonesian Steel Industry

<ul><li style="text-align: justify;"><strong><u>Client Need:</u></strong></li></ul><p style="text-align: justify;">A leading global provider of high-value research, analytics, and business intelligence to the financial services sector approached Knowledge Ridge for first-hand expert insights into compensation and payroll operations in the Steel Industry in Indonesia. This included perspectives from HR Leaders and subject matter experts on compensation in the steel industry, payroll operations and management, HR management, and current prevailing trends in HR operations in the Steel Industry in Indonesia. For this, the client wanted to undertake consultations with payroll &amp; HR leaders in key steel companies along with leading academicians in payroll and compensation.&nbsp;</p><ul style="text-align: justify;"><li><strong><u>Knowledge Ridge Solution:</u></strong></li></ul><p style="text-align: justify;">Knowledge Ridge researchers selected relevant Southeast Asian HR leaders who specialized in the compensation, payroll, and HR functions of key steel companies operating in Indonesia. This also included experts working in the compensation and payroll functions from steel companies. They were phone interviewed to understand their direct involvement and were shortlisted based on their expertise and experience in providing a deep dive into prevailing trends in HR operations, compensation models, and payroll operations in the steel industry in Indonesia. This included HR Directors, Senior Vice Presidents-HR, CHROs, Payroll Managers, and Compensation Managers. Subsequently, experts were identified and shortlisted, and their biography was drafted as per Knowledge Ridge&rsquo;s phone interviewing process. The final list of experts was sent to the client for their selection.</p><ul style="text-align: justify;"><li><strong><u>Knowledge Ridge Impact:</u></strong></li></ul><p style="text-align: justify;">Knowledge Ridge identified 14 experts working in the HR function of steel companies in Indonesia. The client selected 11 experts and conducted hourly phone consultations with each of them. This resulted in the client gaining first-hand perspective and actionable insights into compensation and payroll operations in the Steel Industry in Indonesia. The selected experts were able to answer critical business questions the client had related to HR, payroll and compensation operations, and current prevailing HR trends in the industry in question.&nbsp;</p>