- Defining tomorrow’s leader
Leaders of tomorrow’s global companies will have a very different mindset from those of today, writes Craig Donaldson
- The ethical battles of HR
A new lucrative project in your company has commenced and the CEO approaches you, the HR director, with the task of helping to lower labour costs.
- Why HR isn’t asked for HR advice
HR will never be able to contribute as it should to the success of an organisation unless HR professionals have broader business experience, writes David Creelman
- Secrets of senior management buy-in
HR professionals often have an uphill battle when it comes to securing management support for HR management systems. In the last of a two-part article, Asta Development’s Michael McCullen looks at the steps to success in gaining the support of senior management
- Career and children - do women have to choose?
I’m very frustrated listening to statistics about women in the workplace. The fact that 65 per cent of women from the public service who took maternity leave in 2000-01 have not received promotions in the last six years astounds me.
- Senior management buy-in: overcoming resistance to change
HR professionals often have an uphill battle when it comes to securing management support for HR management systems. In the first of a two-part article, Asta Development’s Michael McCullen looks at some of the more common mistakes and reveals a number of practical suggestions for gaining the support of management