Driving diversity at Ford

The 1968 Ford sewing machinists' strike was a driver for the Equal Pay Act. Three of Ford's top HR leaders explain how diversity is front and centre.

Wincanton's route to success

A driver shortage could threaten the logistics sector. HR magazine met Wincanton HRD Julie Welch to find out how she's tackling it.

Hearst Magazines appoints Surinder Simmons as HR director

Hearst Magazines UK has announced the appointment of Surinder Simmons as HR director.

Unify appoints Olaf Horsthemke as executive VP and CHRO

Communications software and services firm Unify has announced the appointment of Olaf Horsthemke to the dual role of executive vice president and chief human resources officer.

Ann Brown leaves Capgemini for Nationwide

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


Stop the press: Rebuilding trust at News UK

After the 2011 phone hacking scandal, trust at News UK was at an all time low. How is the company rebuilding employee faith?

Eleanor Phillips joins UBM as group HR director

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


Wolseley UK appoints new HR director

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


Former Zara MD: 'HR not brave enough'

HR has lost credibility and is much less prominent than in the past because it was 'not brave enough' during the global financial crisis, the former managing director of Zara (Inditex Group) Jesús...

Deninson named Amey group HR and communications director

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

Chris Ashford joins Ærium as HR director

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

Picture perfect recruitment at Estée Lauder

An inclusive approach to recruitment has seen Estée Lauder go from strength-to-strength. But diversity at the company is more than skin deep.