Tag: talent acquisition

HR can take a number of steps to help select, develop and retain high potential talent (HIPO). Source: Thinkstock

3 keys to help maximise high potential talent

A narrow point of view on what constitutes high potential (HIPO) and an over-reliance on identification of HIPO talent by executives are two key areas in which organisations struggle when it comes to successfully selecting and developing HIPOs, according to a global consulting firm. An over reliance on past performance […]

Talent management

5 ways to attract, retain and develop talent

As organisations strive to keep pace with a global economic recovery, they will need to change and innovate in five key areas in order to attract, retain and develop talent in 2014, according to HR research and advisory firm Bersin by Deloitte. In order to attract talent, organisations will need […]

Myopic organisations missing talent opportunities

A predisposition among Australian employers toward an ‘ideal worker’ profile puts organisations at risk of missing out on ‘quality’ local talents and opportunities to build loyalty, a diverse culture and boost productivity. A recent research report found that both employees and decision-makers believe that being male and perpetually available with […]

There is a high level of dissatisfaction with traditional performance talent management

Talent Management as a key focus for HR leaders

HR leaders across the Asia Pacific are focusing on talent management, using multiple channels to source talent and implementing a range of staff incentives in an effort to attract exceptional professionals to their business. A recent research report found that 57 per cent of HR leaders across Australia and New […]