Talent Management

Index here items on career management and development, career planning, human resource planning, promotion and secondment, succession planning, talent audits, talent for competitive advantage, talent pools and pipeline, war for talent.

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    People and posts

    The Improvement and Development Agency (IDeA) has appointed Judi Billing director of its leadership academy. Billing joins the academy from the IDeA’s member development team. Chris Bradford has been appointed group...

    Garage revival

    Working at a petrol station can be tough. The hours are often unsociable and abusive customers are 10 a penny. But BP is trying to inject a little more desirability into the job with a training programme that gives its forecourt...

    New clue to staff turnover in a retail organisation

    Is “job avoidance” a substitute for leaving? Recent research suggests that it is more likely to be a precursor. What makes a dissatisfied worker actually decide to resign and leave the company? Some experts on...

    People and posts

    Voluntary organisation Rehab Scotland has appointed Albert Gurevitz as its first director of human resources. Gurevitz, who was formerly director of operations, has held senior posts at Guinness Retail, KMPG Consulting and...

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    Online bank Egg has appointed Andy Craggs as its new chief people officer. Craggs was previously vice-president HR, Europe for Sony Pictures. Dow Jones Newswires has appointed Mark Davies as international HR manager for Europe...

    UK businesses sustain their highest labour turnover costs

    The cost and rate of labour turnover have reached record levels, according to the CIPD’s 2001 labour turnover survey. Respondents said that one in four employees had left their organisation in the past year –...

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    Ten new patrons for Skillset, the national training organisation for the audio-visual industries, have been announced. Among them are prominent figures in the media, including the BBC’s director-general, Greg Dyke ...

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    Alec Luhaste has joined house-building group Bryant Homes as HR director. Luhaste joins from Kellogg’s, where he was HR director for the UK and Ireland. Julie Mellor has been reappointed as chairwoman of the Equal Opportunities...

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    Research company Mori has appointed Elsie Akinsanya as HR director. She has previously worked for contract research organisation Quintiles, and The King’s Fund. Dairy Crest has appointed Neil MacIntosh as group HR director...

    A word with the wise

    In most large UK organisations the idea of the self-managed career has taken root. But it seems that employees still require the appropriate information and advice if they are to manage their own careers effectively. In fact...