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One approach to uncertainty is to move toward employing more contingent and outsourced labour, and shrinking the core workforce (Kalleberg 2001). Another approach is to create more resilient and agile organizations by investing in workforce retention, innovation and capability development (Burgess and Connell 2013). Both approaches recognize the need for increased organizational flexibility in order to respond to ongoing economic and technological disruption. Contemporary organizations also have to manage more diverse and international workforces.
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