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A new operating model for HR

There is a pressing need to redesign the role of HR as the traditional model of HR is not keeping up with business, writes Josh Bersin Pressure has been building on the human resources function during the past few years. Organisations are struggling with a number of talent challenges (global […]

Peter Cappelli, director of Wharton’s Center for Human Resources. Photo: Amanda Stevenson

How to become a true business partner

HR is often criticised for a lack of business effectiveness. Craig Donaldson speaks with Peter Capelli about how HR can best plot a path to business success What is the most important thing HR can do to become a business enabler? Show the impact of what you are doing. It […]

What maketh an employer of choice

What are the keys to becoming a preferred destination for employment? Craig Donaldson speaks with three companies about this process and the pros and cons of different employer of choice surveys More than 140 years ago, three young businessmen in the US pulled together the modest sum of $30,000 to […]