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Eversheds appoints Moira Slape as global HR director

Hywel Roberts, 27 May 2014

International law firm Eversheds has appointed Moira Slape as its HR director.


Valerie Hughes-D'Aeth appointed BBC HR director

Katie Jacobs, 15 Apr 2014

The BBC has appointed Valerie Hughes-D'Aeth as its new director of HR.


Waltham Forest Council appoints new COO

Hywel Roberts, 15 Apr 2014

Althea Loderick is the new chief operating officer at Waltham Forest Council.

Co-op appoints Inji Duducu as interim head of HR, corporate functions

Tom Newcombe, 09 Jan 2014

The Co-operative Group has hired Inji Duducu as its interim head of HR, corporate functions.

Kevin Green: Bruce Springsteen is an HR guru

Kevin Green, 28 May 2014

I have been a fan of 'The Boss' for more years than I care to remember, having first seen him and the...

Ann Brown leaves Capgemini for Nationwide

HR Editorial, 19 Nov 2014

Long-serving Capgemini senior VP, HR Ann Brown has left to take up the post of HR director at Nationwide....

Eleanor Phillips joins UBM as group HR director

HR Editorial, 14 Nov 2014

Eleanor Phillips has joined global marketing services and communications company UBM as group HR director....

Wolseley UK appoints new HR director

HR Editorial, 14 Nov 2014

Construction suppliers Wolseley UK has appointed Joanne Smith as its new HR director.

Former Zara MD: 'HR not brave enough'

Arvind Hickman, 13 Nov 2014

HR has lost credibility and is much less prominent than in the past because it was 'not brave enough'...

Party leaders set out manifesto for business

Hywel Roberts, 11 Nov 2014

Yesterday's CBI conference gave the world of business and employment a rare opportunity to see all three...

Deninson named Amey group HR and communications director

Hywel Roberts, 31 Oct 2014

Amey has appointed Ian Deninson to the position of group HR and communications director.

Chris Ashford joins Ærium as HR director

Hywel Roberts, 23 Oct 2014

European real estate investment manager Ærium has appointed Chris Ashford to the position of HR director....

Rachel Stock joins Trinity Mirror as group HRD

Hywel Roberts, 20 Oct 2014

Rachel Stock is to be the first group HR director at multimedia company Trinity Mirror.

Ban the box ‘part of wider diversity agenda’, says Carillion HRD

Hywel Roberts, 15 Oct 2014

A decision not to remove those with a criminal record at the application stage is part of a wider effort...

HR professionals value feedback more than other functions

Hywel Roberts, 15 Oct 2014

Employees working within HR see workplace feedback as more valuable than professionals in any other function,...

Louise Hassen joins Atom as head of people and HR

Hywel Roberts, 14 Oct 2014

Start-up digital bank Atom has appointed former Capita HR manager Louise Hassen as head of HR and people...

External focus key to minimising executive conflict, says expert

Hywel Roberts, 08 Oct 2014

Making sure executives’ natural competitive nature is focused externally is key to minimising conflict,...

Serco HRD Geoff Lloyd joins Fairsail board as non-executive director

Hywel Roberts, 06 Oct 2014

HR cloud software company Fairsail has announced the appointment of Geoff Lloyd to sit on the board as...

G4S HRD Valerie Dale joins Securitas

Hywel Roberts, 01 Oct 2014

G4S HR director Valerie Dale has left the company to take up the same role at rival company Securitas....

Nick Worrall joins Countryside as HR director

Hywel Roberts, 26 Sep 2014

Nick Worrall has joined Essex-based housebuilder Countryside as HR director.

In this issue: October 2014
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One giant leap: Business, government and education must step up to avoid a skills crisis


Icing on the cake: Gregg's talent recipe


Behind the story: Rebuilding trust at News UK


Beyond appraisals: Fixing performance management

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