Tags: human resources

Professor Sir Cary Cooper CBE: ‘People need more autonomy and control’

Sir Cary Cooper: How can we facilitate work cultures that produce healthy and happy workforces and, by association, increase productivity?

70:20:10 is yet to reach its peak, says GoodPractice report

New research from GoodPractice shows that uptake of 70:20:10 is broader and more sophisticated than has been previously recognised, acting as a change agent across geographies and sectors.

HR ‘lacks skills to become more strategic’ despite major changes

HR professionals are not acquiring the right skills to deal with evolving HR operating models, research from the CIPD has found, despite restructuring in half of HR departments to support a more strategic approach in the past two years. The institute identified a failure of practitioners to develop ‘business savvy and commercial expertise’ which would…

HRreview interviews: Neil Armstrong on early careers at Boots

Neil Armstrong, Talent Manager, Talent Programmes, Boots, has almost 10 years of recruitment experience across a range of industries and skill sectors, and joined Boots in 2011 as a Recruitment and Talent Manager. He is also passionate about youth unemployment and works with the local community to support skills development to help young people enter…

Game your way into a job in the energy sector

Candidates in the energy sector will now be able to enjoy a smoother, more efficient hiring process, thanks to the launch of Spencer Ogden’s new fully integrated website and new game app. Having recently expanded into three new sectors – drilling, marine and finance – the new website makes Spencer Ogden’s services easier to navigate.…