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  • HR Tech: Why customers should be at the centre of every software investment

    Date:
    8 December 2017
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    Workday's VP of product strategy for EMEA, Mark Judd, used to be one of the cloud-based software vendor's customers. Now he's advising HR and IT professionals on how to invest in HR technology to achieve true business transformation. He speaks to Personnel Today about the customer-supplier relationship.

  • How will millennial managers shape the future?

    Date:
    6 December 2017
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    Millennial employees now dominate the workforce, and it won't be long before they're running those same organisations. So what can we expect of their leadership styles? Jose Carvalho showcases some research from American Express.

  • People analytics: How data can boost productivity and retention

    Date:
    1 December 2017
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    As HR accelerates to keep up with multiple changes in and outside the workplace, what role can data analytics play in creating cultures that retain the best staff and foster productivity? Jonathan Ferrar from Alderbrooke Group explains.

  • How to inspire your people in a market ruled by Brexit

    Date:
    29 November 2017
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    Despite the political uncertainty of Brexit, many businesses face increased demand for their products and services, but struggle to find the talent to support this growth. Outgoing chief executive of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, Kevin Green, explains why strong leadership can make all the difference.

  • Artificial intelligence: Could an algorithm rid us of unconscious bias?

    Date:
    16 November 2017
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    Unconscious bias can stop us making the best recruitment and progression decisions at work, but what if some or all of the processes involved were automated? Robert Bolton, partner at the Global HR Centre of Excellence at KPMG in the UK, examines the potential for technology to help employers shake off discrimination.

  • Gig economy: three ways to attract and retain freelancers

    Date:
    10 November 2017
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    Research shows that sought-after technical workers increasingly want to work on a freelance basis. So how can employers stand out from the crowd to attract this talent and keep skilled workers coming back? Hired's Donna Yelmokas offers three key pieces of advice.

  • More companies hold on to key staff after mergers, says report

    Date:
    2 November 2017
    Type:
    News

    Almost four-fifths of companies that have gone through a merger or acquisition have managed to hold on to their 'acquired talent', according to a study by Willis Towers Watson.

  • Boardroom leadership is the key to lower employee stress

    Date:
    2 November 2017
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    Evidence shows that leadership style has a major impact on levels of employee stress. Juliette Alban-Metcalfe, an occupational psychologist and CEO of Real World Group, looks at how leaders need to change to boost employee performance and improve mental health at work.

  • HR Tech World Amsterdam: Data and digital detox top the agenda

    Date:
    1 November 2017
    Type:
    News

    Last week's HR Tech World conference in Amsterdam unveiled some of the latest thinking on HR technology trends, but keynote speaker Arianna Huffington also had a message on the benefits of switching off.

  • NHS workforce planning "not fit for purpose"

    Date:
    30 October 2017
    Type:
    News

    National policy and planning for the NHS workforce in England is "not fit for purpose" according to a report from the Health Foundation.

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