Janice Caplan

Talent management in a new world: a balancing act

News outlets are full of discussion of the economic crisis coming ever nearer, like the monster in a horror film.


We can't lose sight of the benefits of the HR function: people insight and sensitivity

It has become fashionable to speak of HR people needing commercial acumen and business insight. And who can disagree, particularly if, like me, you believe the HR function should have a seat at the...


Line management matters - Good HR improves profit

The thing about clichés like 'our people are our greatest asset' and 'people management is a critical part of the line manager’s role' is that there is an underlying truth to them.