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    Asian insights

    The HR challenges of recruiting, developing and retaining people in Asia is the topic of a forthcoming CIPD International Forum Network Seminar on 13 September. Taking place at the Regent’s College Conference Centre...

    Employment agencies bill may contradict EU treaty

    The EU Commission has warned the Irish government that its plan to regulate employment agencies could be contrary to the EU Treaty. Last year, Michael Martin, minister for enterprise, trade and employment, announced plans...

    MPs concerned over private-equity practices

    MPs on the Treasury Select Committee have expressed concern over the practices of the private-equity industry in its interim report to parliament. The document, which was released ahead of the final report due in October...

    Chaos warned as 30,000 junior doctors take up new posts

    The British Medical Association has warned that 30,000 junior doctors starting new jobs in the NHS in August could cause chaos across the health service. The association said that a last minute scramble to fill junior...

    Tom Russell

    I began my career as a training officer for Allders International and worked at the duty- and tax-free shops at Gatwick airport, delivering customer service and induction training. It was a fun, fast-paced environment. I...

    Raj Verma, Sandy Begbie, Sam Bromige, Jennifer Duvalier, Sharon Green-Buckley and John Roberts

    Sodexho has appointed Raj Verma as corporate HR director, reporting to Andrew Patrick, HR director for Sodexho UK and Ireland. Verma was previously head of HR at Abbey.   Sandy Begbie, HR director of Scottish Power...

    Inspirational Manager

    Title Inspirational Manager Author Judith Leary-Joyce Publisher Pearson Education (T 01279 623623) Price £12.99 ISBN 978 0 273 71251 0   Many titles offer advice on how to manage, but few of them achieve...

    Global Outsourcing Strategies

    Title Global Outsourcing Strategies Editors Peter Barrar and Roxane Gervais Publisher Gower Publishing (T 01235 827730) Price £75 ISBN 0 566 08624 7   This accessible collection offers a rich insight into...

    MySpace, not your space, firms told

    Donna Miller will be speaking at the CIPD’s annual conference and exhibition in Harrogate on 18-20 September. To request a brochure, contact the CIPD • T 020 8612 6248 • www.cipd.co.uk/ace Using social...

    Firms to help get claimants into work

    A group of major employers have pledged to guarantee job interviews for 250,000 benefit claimants who are ready to return to work. Thirty firms have committed to the “jobs pledge”, including Centrica, Debenhams...