Corporate strategy

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    Opinion: Can culture really be ‘policed’?

    Deloitte regulatory experts discuss how regulators can sharpen managers’ focus on cultural change in financial services If they weren’t feeling the pressure already, as of 7 March this year, executives and...

    Four strategies HR leaders can't ignore and how to implement them

    What are your plans to be more effective in your HR role in 2016? If you focus on four strategies – talent, diversity and inclusion, organisation design and culture – you can become more efficient and effective...

    Carers in crisis

    The number of UK carers is growing fast – but are employers doing enough to help their staff cope? "I have been a carer for my wife, who has a chronic mental health condition, for nearly four years now. It can...

    Q&A: Lucy Standing

    Psychologist Lucy Standing on why HR needs to analyse the evidence behind the science From analysing staff data to collating employee engagement surveys, HR is always being urged to be more evidence-based these days. But...

    Case Study: Tarmac

    Why Tarmac is ditching its traditional image and embracing fresh talent “We have some women – particularly in operational roles – who are highly adaptable and flex their behaviours and language to fit...

    Case Study: Northrop Grumman Corporation

    How working strategically with charities can help develop more effective HR professionals When Steve Bright, director of international HR at US security firm Northrop Grumman Corporation – which has a global workforce...

    Europe: what’s really going on?

    If you judged the Brexit debate by the headlines, you’d probably go insane. But when it comes to the HR aspects of EU membership, we’ve got the real facts When the dust settles over the potential withdrawal...

    Businesses ‘failing to disclose key people metrics’

    One third of the largest firms withholding key information from annual reports, says CIPD Larger businesses are failing to take the lead on people metrics, according to new research from the CIPD, which also claims employers...

    People Management Power List: the HR top 20

    People Management’s ultimate list of who to follow and why – nominated by the public, judged by the experts Taking that first plunge into social media can be daunting, but fear no more: the inaugural People...

    Review: The 100-Year Life

    Lynda Gratton & Andrew Scott, Bloomsbury, £18.99/£10.04 e-book A child born in the West today is more likely than not to reach 105 years old; a century ago, the odds were only one in 100. The rest of the...