HRD issue 11.12

by 16 Dec 2013
Cover story: 2013 Annual Review
It’s been a busy and event-filled year in HR. In its end-of-year wrap-up, HR Director has identified key trends from 2013 and looks ahead to the new year across six key areas

HR in the black
Continuing to meet growth expectations while driving efficiencies across the business? Priceless. Iain Hopkins talks to MasterCard’s regional HR leader

Acting locally, thinking globally
Glocalisation calls for HR executives to mix both global and local initiatives. When executed correctly, the benefits can flow evenly between local subsidiaries and the corporate headquarters based overseas. Andreas Raharso outlines how to make it work

Green shoots of optimism: The Global Accord on Workplace Safety
It’s taken a disaster of the magnitude of the Rana Plaza collapse for the push for multinational corporations to negotiate and apply ‘global’ workplace standards across their supply chains to gain momentum. What does the Bangladesh Accord mean for global business operations?

Regulars
Insight: HR in crisis mode
5 minutes with…Kelly Hartman, SEEK

Frontline Intelligence
In Step – HR career experts