- L&D essential in economic crises
INVESTMENTS IN business-focused learning pay off better than most structural and process changes that organisations have attempted in recent years in order to improve performance
- Financial turmoil impacts retirement
RECENT FINANCIAL market turmoil has left employees uncertain about whether they can afford to retire and, while they are looking to their employers for advice and assistance, many employers are failing to deliver, recent research has found
- Poor people skills cost M&A millions
Millions of dollars are lost every year in M&A deal value due to a lack of understanding of the people element involved in a merger.
- HR professionals earning more, but working longer
HR PROFESSIONALS are earning higher salaries but are working longer hours.
- Leadership key to profits
THE TOP 10 per cent of leaders make nearly double the profit of average-to-good leaders, while poor leaders lose money and drive customers away from their company, recent research has found
- Movers & Shakers
Shaneen Argall has recently been appointed to the newly created role of director, human resources, SMS Management & Technology. Prior to joining SMS, Argall was with the law firm Allens Arthur Robinson in the role of head of policy & talent development.