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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    Staff turnover on the rise

    Low unemployment and improved job opportunities are contributing to higher levels of staff turnover across all sectors, according to the IPD’s annual labour turnover survey. Average rates of turnover for full-time employees...

    People and posts

    Richard Banks has been appointed personnel and communications director for the Post Office’s new cash-handling and distribution business. He has held several posts in the organisation, most recently as general manager...

    People and posts

    Roby Blass has been appointed training and development manager at the PA Consulting Group. He moves from Price Waterhouse. Tom Brogan has been promoted to head of personnel services at Oldham NHS Trust. He was previously...

    People and posts

    Alison Bingham has been appointed leadership and management development manager of Greater Nottingham Tec. She joined the Tec in 1995, where she helped to establish its management development unit. Jane Cotton is Oxfam’s...

    People and posts

    The following people have been recognised for their services in the field of employment: • Knights Bachelor: Ian Gibson CBE, vice-president, Nissan Europe; Lyndon Jones, principal and chief executive, Harris CTC. •...

    People and posts

    Louis Dugas has joined the Merchanting Division of Arjo Wiggins Appleton as HR and organisation director. He was previously senior vice-president, social policies, at Lafarge. Peter Horncastle has moved to Aon HR consulting...

    Peters brings his message of destruction to Atlanta

    It is necessary to destroy in order to create, last month’s SHRM conference was told. The basic moral delivered by Tom Peters, the opening keynote speaker, was: “If we are smart, we are agents of destruction.”...

    People and posts

    Peter Atfield has been appointed director of HR for children’s charity ChildLine. He was previously HR director at Amnesty International’s international secretariat. Elizabeth Bonfield has been appointed director...

    Firms struggling to keep staff

    Almost 70 per cent of firms surveyed by Industrial Relations Services, an independent research organisation, reported problems with employee retention. More than 80 per cent of managers said they were aiming to reduce levels...

    People and posts

    Sheree Axon is the new HR director at Kalamazoo Computer Group. She moves from Deloitte & Touche, where she was a senior consultant. Colin Grant-Wilson has been appointed national head of KPMG’s executive search...