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CIPD responds to KPMG International report on ‘Rethinking HR for a Changing World’

To truly deliver for their organisations, HR professionals need to be ‘business savvy’, according to the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD). In response to new research by the Economist Intelligence Unit, commissioned by KPMG International, which found that HR is viewed as a non-essential department within some organisations, the CIPD highlights the unique…

Bernard Brown, partner and head of business services at KPMG Management Consulting, comments on the news that unemployment has fallen by 7,000 to 2.59 million in the three months to July. ”Another month of relatively good news for job-hunters is welcome amidst ongoing predictions of tougher economic times. With little change to this outlook expected…