Behaviour, not technology, must be primary driver of change

Jackie Green, 26 Sep 2014

HR directors and their CEOs are increasingly coming to terms with the fact that as many as one in four...


The changing tools of leadership

Nick Martindale, 26 Sep 2014

Spending on corporate learning is soaring, and the number one area is management and leadership development....


The effect of virtual interactions on wellbeing

Jean-François Stich, 25 Sep 2014

Recently, tech giants Yahoo and Hewlett Packard took the radical decision of banning telework for most...

Bright sparks: Leadership innovation at General Electric

Katie Jacobs, 25 Sep 2014

Globalisation and changing worker demographics have had a big impact on leadership development strategy...

Exploring four alternative leadership models

Katie Jacobs, 24 Sep 2014

Leadership is changing, and OD with it. As a follow on from yesterday's piece on new leadership dynamics,...

Leaders: Are you prepared for what happens next in Scotland?

Daniel Lucy, 23 Sep 2014

After two years of emotional debate and campaigning, Scotland has elected to stay part of the United...

New model leaders: How leadership is changing

Katie Jacobs, 23 Sep 2014

Are the days of 'rock star' CEOs over? Do we need collaborative networks over rigid hierarchies? Read...

Dealing with the shadow side of leadership

Erik De Haan, 22 Sep 2014

Senior executives need exceptional drive and interpersonal skills to push themselves and others to succeed....

Are SMEs properly set up for auto-enrolment?

David White, 19 Sep 2014

Auto-enrolment staging dates for SMEs will soon be here, but there are steps you can take to ensure a...

Getting headhunters on board with diversity

Hywel Roberts, 19 Sep 2014

The 2015 women on boards target is creeping closer. But are headhunters helping or hindering gender diversity?...

Five ways to beat the post-holiday blues

Patrick Watt, 18 Sep 2014

As you step off the plane at your holiday destination, you take a deep, relaxing breath; your break starts...

Everything you need to know about CDC pensions

Edmund Tirbutt, 18 Sep 2014

Collective Defined Contribution (CDC) schemes could increase pension pots by up to 30%. But are they...

How awards are like a good tikka masala

Pinky Lilani, 17 Sep 2014

Recognition gives people confidence and a platform for achieving even greater success. Although there's...

What happens when the administrator is called?

Melissa Jackson, 16 Sep 2014

Recent high-profile examples of companies going into administration such as Woolworths and Phones 4u...

Does HR need a more artful approach?

Jon Ingham, 16 Sep 2014

With a lot of recent focus on data analytics and HR as a science, is the profession missing a trick by...

M&S Tanith Dodge: 10 tips on how to innovate

Tanith Dodge, 15 Sep 2014

Businesses need to constantly evolve to survive in challenging market conditions. Here, Marks & Spencer...

How to be an authentic leader

Neil Hope, 12 Sep 2014

In many organisations our values and personality seem to be left at the door. When it comes to leadership,...

Stop assuming employees aren't co-operative

Lynda Gratton, 10 Sep 2014

At a recent masterclass for the Future of Work Research Consortium, I brought up the question: what would...

How failure drives success

Gloria Moss, 10 Sep 2014

Remember the mantra “right first time”? Philip Crosby was the man behind the philosophy of “zero...

Why creating awareness is the most important step for success

Eugenio Pirri, 09 Sep 2014

I recently was invited to lunch with a colleague of mine who wanted to pick my brains about an initiative...

In this issue: October 2014
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Grow influence: Who has made the HR Most Influential 2014 lists? We reveal all inside

Looking good: Beautiful HR at Estee Lauder

Back to the drawing board: Is HR more art than science?

Forward thinking: Futureproof your technology strategy



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