HRD issue 12.07

by 30 Jul 2014
Global perspective, local expertise
With hundreds of food, beverage, cleaning agents and personal care products in its portfolio, there’s a fair chance you encounter at least one of Unilever’s brands every day. Iain Hopkins talks to Danielle Van Den Broek about working at one of the world’s oldest multinational companies

How low can you go? Flight Centre learns from past mistakes
Despite good intentions and careful planning, sometimes corporate strategies and projects simply do not work. Such was the case with Flight Centre’s change initiative, Full Throttle. HR Director asks what went wrong

Riding the peaks – and the troughs
From natural disaster to financial scandal, Shell Oil’s John Hofmeister has seen it all. He shares his rich HR experience with Jill Gregorie

The art and science of mindfulness
Most HR professionals are aware of the importance of emotional intelligence – but mindfulness is perhaps the ultimate in brain-training for better personal and professional outcomes

2014 Australian HR Awards: Finalists revealed
Find out who is in the running for Australia’s most prestigious HR awards

Regulars
News analysis: Frontline managers
In brief: Employer brands 
Last word: Employee benefits