Tag: attraction

Challenger's executive general manager of human resources, Angela Murphy, says there are links between engagement internally and trust from advisers externally

How Challenger built a smart employment brand

A strong focus on developing and delivering an employment brand promise has met with significant commercial success within diversified financial services company Challenger, according to its executive general manager of human resources, Angela Murphy. In 2013, Challenger undertook an engagement survey through Aon Hewitt, and found that there was a […]

Keys to success in building capability in the Army are really about having a total employment offer in

Leading across generations: Army’s changing approach

Managing the expectations of different generations has become an increasingly important issue within the Australian Army, according to its Director General Personnel, who said a number of trends were impacting the Army’s approach to leadership and broader personnel management. “We’ve always had different generations in the Army. We start at […]

The top 5 talent acquisition trends for 2015

Innovations in technology will drive a number of significant talent acquisition trends over the coming year, according to Futurestep. As the economy strengthened in 2014, companies began allocating greater resources to manage their workforces, said Byrne Mulrooney, CEO of Futurestep. “While rebuilding and expanding is on the corporate agenda, organisations […]

3 keys to Xero’s business success

There have been three keys to the success of cloud accounting software firm Xero and its business model, according to its HR manager Chris Regan. The first key has been the leadership and vision of Xero’s founder Rod Drury, who Regan said has been central to creating the company values, […]