- HR jabberwocky
Could someone please tell me the difference between “talent management” and “human capital management”? People come into the corporate world talking like normal people and within a month, a week if they’re quick learners, they are bereft of simple English. Conferences, speeches and meetings, are awash with trite terminology, each new phrase more convoluted than the last. And who is more imaginative and colourful than the HR folk.
- Reduce the stress with ESS
Regardless of the reasons an organisation invests in an employee self-service system, the results following implementation are often the same.
- Train tomorrow’s successors today
As the population ages and a large number of baby boomers approach retirement, the development of future leaders has become a hot issue in management and HR circles.
- Bosses say no to working from home
MORE THAN two thirds of UK employers (69 per cent) never or occasionally accept employee requests to work from home.
- The brave new world of recruiting
Technology is playing an increasingly important role in recruitment. Craig Donaldson speaks with Rob McGovern, founder of two of the internet’s largest jobsites, about the latest trends in online recruiting and what they mean for HR
- Randstad acquires Vedior
Randstad Holding recently acquired Vedior, forming the second- largest recruitment network in the world, with 34,000 employees and a candidate base spread throughout 53 countries