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Refer a Friend = Earn Cash!   Refer a Friend Now! At Grow HR we believe that it is the people that build the business. Taking this philosophy to the next level we are giving YOU, the people, the opportunity to build businesses. With the new Refer a Friend initiative, you are able to utilise your network and experience to its full potential and get real cash rewards for it! From now on you are able to refer a person in your network to an open position or as a general referral. If the referred person gets hired for any position that is ongoing at the time of referral, you will earn 888RMB! We are happy to be able to offer our followers such an easy and tangible opportunity to show their expertise. So what are you waiting for? Follow the big red button to the referral form which takes less than 1 minute to complete and if you have any feedback, we would be happy to hear it... read more

Job Opportunities for Seasoned Sales Experts!

  Are you looking to grow your career in Sales to a new level in 2018? Are you ready to take additional management responsibilities as a Director or General Manager? Do you know someone who is looking for a new challenge in their professional life? Then we have some exciting job openings for you: We are looking for a Chinese-speaking Managing Director for an international company in plastic parts and components. This person will lead their main office and factory in Kunshan by developing new and existing clients and ensuring operational excellence. Find the job description here. We are looking for a General Manager for one of the global leaders in Power Supply Solutions. This person will lead their growth in China as they are building up a Sales and Production team, as well as drive new business development. Find the job description here. We are looking for a Sales Director, North America for one of the international leaders in the flooring market. This person will lead a large sales force based in Shanghai and US, as well as manage new and existing clients in the company’s largest market. Find the job description here. We are looking for a CEO for a famous European daycare chain, which is starting up in China. This person will develop and execute the commercial strategy for company’s expansion on a country scale and will lead the local team. Find the job description... read more

Grow HR in UrbanFamily Magazine!

  Starting 2018 with a bang, our Managing Director, Mette Leger meets with Natalie Foxwell of UrbanFamily, a renown lifestyle magazine in China. They discuss the successes and challenges that come with starting a business in China, current trends and best practices on finding and keeping the best talent, what the future holds and how to balance all this excitement with your private life. 🙂 To read the full article click... read more


Come Learn with Grow HR!

  The Danish, Swedish and Finnish Chambers of Commerce in Shanghai are happy to offer the Team Management 3 Module Training in Chinese together with some of the leading companies with expertise on talent management and people development. Our module is about how to plan, execute, review and improve your recruitment and selection strategies. Join our Senior Consultant, Sybil Kong, in this 3-hour seminar and grow with Grow HR! To register and get more info click... read more

Jan 31 – Come Learn with Grow HR!

  We are happy to present the second edition of our HIRE FOR SUCCESS workshop this January 31st! If you are working in HR or if you are the hiring decision maker in your company, join us in this interactive 3-hour event. This workshop will provide necessary techniques for attracting the best talents for your organization. For example, you will learn how to select the right recruitment channels and how to keep your candidates engaged in the process. Join our Senior Consultant, Sybil Kong, in this 3-hour seminar and grow with Grow HR! To register and get more info click... read more

Grow HR at Swedish Career Fair 2017

Come and meet us on April 8th and April 23rd! Grow HR will be exhibiting in both Shanghai and Beijing at the Swedish Career Fair 2017, where we will also be holding seminars on how you can improve your chances of finding your dream job. Come to talk to us if you are a job seeker, meet us if you are looking for an HR partner, or if you would simply like to know more about us. We look forward to seeing you! For all the details about both events, please visit the website     GROW WITH GROW HR! We are actively hiring young professionals to join our team! For more information about the full-time position, click here, or here for our Internship program. If you are an experienced international professional in China or know someone who is, we also have exciting and challenging openings on senior management level: Office Manager, Business Development Manager and Production Manager.... read more

HR Talent Trends in China at EO Shanghai

  Today Grow HR had the opportunity to speak at EO Shanghai – a round-table event for serial entrepreneurs in China. Together with founders of companies like MotionGlobal, X-Node, Waste2Wear, Ammex and Heatzy we discussed the current trends in hiring, motivating and retaining local and foreign talent in... read more

BI-Fudan MBA

Opening of BI-Fudan MBA class, ranked 39 globally by Financial Times. Grow HR had the pleasure to share our views on what employers look... read more

People Management Magazine Article

Exciting News! Grow HR and Pavel, our Research and Talent Manager, share market insight in this feature article by People Management Magazine – a very interesting piece for both talent and talent hunters on the challenges, which are shaping the future of HR strategies in Asia-Pacific. For the complete article, please follow this... read more

Questioning the Equal Opportunity: Gender Gap in the Office – April 28 2016

Our Managing Director Mette Leger will be the moderator of a panel organized by the Swedish Chamber of Commerce. On the morning of the 28th of April, three talented women in leading positions at three Scandinavian banks will discuss gender equality in the working place; Carina Enocksson General Manager at DNB Shanghai, Client Analyst Elin Larsson at Swedbank Shanghai, and General Manager Niina Äikas at SEB Shanghai Branch. Together, they plan to engage the audience in an analytical discussion supported by statistics from various studies, such as Battle of the Numbers and McKinsey’s Women Matter 2013 report, and question the gender equality in the workplace. For more information click... read more

Apr 9: Swedish Career Fair 2016

The Swedish career fair will open its gates again in April 2016. Join us on the 9th of April from 10AM to 5PM at the Four Seasons Hotel Puxi in Shanghai. In order to participate in the Swedish Career Fair 2016 you have to. Registration is free of charge and only takes a few seconds Sign Up 23 companies, ranging from SME’z to MNC’s, will be participating in this year’s Swedish Career Fair. A wide range of industries; from retail, manufacturing, banking, recruiting and more are exhibiting in the largest Swedish fair in China. Come and meet them! This year’s theme is Green Sweden-focusing on Swedish companies as world leaders in sustainable innovations and CSR-related activities. The theme will be presented through the themed seminars below, as well as the touch of “Swedish nature” in the exhibition... read more

Lecture, Fudan University: Doing Business in China

Our Managing Director, Mette Leger, held a lecture at Nordic Center, Fudan University about Doing Business in China and Entrepreneurship   We see China today shift from a manufacturing country to a consumer country, the traditional “Made in China” will be replaced by “Designed in China”. China’s future competitiveness will come from innovation, design, and quality, rather than price. Even though the economic boom has slowed down, China still have a great growth compared to the rest of the world. One of China’s three main focus is to carry out a transition from an economy depending on export to an economy where the growth is based on domestic consumption. For 25 attending students from the Nordic countries, Europe, and Asia, Mette Leger held a lecture about Doing Business in China and Entrepreneurship. She covered China’s economic background and development, as well as what consequences we see today, and will see in the nearest future that follows this rapid growth. Furthermore, she discussed, taken examples from real life, why some businesses has succeeded in China while others don’t.    ... read more


These are the winners of our Career Consultancy competition! Thank you everyone for visiting us at Swedish Chamber YP career fair, as well as at Hult’s Open House. We are so happy to have met so many interesting people and we have really enjoyed going through all the CVs and all the participants in our contest. During the events we announced our competition to win a Career Consultancy to help you get to the next step in your career. To stay updated on or coming competitions, follow us on WeChat: Grow_HR which will be launched at the end of May   Winner: Raquel de Oliveira Barra Winner: Zeynep Erdal Winner: Guanglei Huang... read more

Jun 2: How to build a successful cross functional team in China

Our Managing Director, Mette Leger, will be moderating as well as giving her reflections on people management and also touch upon the subject of the importance of having the “right” top management for this Swedish Chamber of Commerce event. In the highly competitive environment of today’s China, improved team work and cross-functional cooperation are becoming increasingly important factors that drive the cost efficiency of an organization. How can this be done considering the local business environment and cultural aspects? Come and listen to how to build high performing cross-functional teams in an Asian environment. You can read more and sign up to the event here   When: Tuesday, June 2, 2015 Where: Renaissance Suzhou Hotel 229 Suzhou West Avenue, Suzhou Industrial Park, Jiangsu Province, 215021 苏州尼盛万丽酒店 苏州工业园区苏州大道西 229 号, 邮编 215021     Time: 15:00-17:00     More: Sign up here    ... read more

Apr 22: Grow HR at Hult career fair

Are you looking for a job or career advancement? Visit us at Hult’s career fair and get insight on China labor market, interview process, CV writing… and more Grow HR will be presented at Hult International Business School, stop by and to get insight on China labor market, how to progress in your career, CV tips… and more.   When: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 Time: 12:00-17:00 Where: Hult Shanghai Campus, Jinling Haixin Mansion 666 Fuzhou Road        ... read more

Apr 18: Grow HR at Swedish Career Fair 2015

See pictures from the fair on the bottom of the page Are you looking for a job or career advancement? Visit our booth at the Swedish Chamber YP Career Fair to get insight on China labor market, how to advance in your career, CV tips… And to find out how to win free career consultancy! Grow HR will be presented at the Swedish Chamber YP Career Fair 2015. During the day you will be able to meet representatives from Grow HR, stop by our booth to get insight on China labor market, how to progress in your career, and CV tips… In our booth, you can also find out more about our competition where you can win free career consultancy! The fair is free of charge for all visitors. When: Saturday, April 18, 2015 Time: 10:00-17:00 Where: Four Seasons Hotel Shanghai, 500 Weihai Road 上海四季酒店,500威海路 More: Sign up here  ... read more

Feb 5: Global E-commerce Strategy – Scaling For Growth & Profit

Grow HR holds, together with the Swedish Chamber of Commerce in China, an event on Global E-commerce Strategy. Our client, Doron Kalinko, presents a case study on how his company went from a startup with no investment to the world’s leading designer eyewear e-retailer selling in over 30 countries. You can read more and sign up to the event here   When: Thursday, February 05, 2015 Where: Four Seasons Hotel Shanghai, 500 Weihai Road 上海四季酒店,500威海路 Time: 08:00-10:00 More: Sign up here    ... read more