Mental health and wellbeing

Mental health and wellbeing

Recent events have placed an increasing emphasis on the importance of our psychological wellbeing.  A pandemic, with lockdown, time away from education, work, friends and family has had wide-reaching impact, and this will be different for each of us.  The World Health...
A process that has had its day?

A process that has had its day?

The “Nine Box Grid” seems to be invincible! How can a tool that was developed in the late 1960’s still be going strong? If HR is to be all about processes that are not transparent we are doomed to become nothing more than a transactional service that will be subsumed by the finance department.

The Nation’s Favourite

The Nation’s Favourite

The problem with using volume as a measure of what is ‘favourite’ is that wide adoption makes a
product or process ‘the best’, and therefore one that you should buy or adopt. It allows people to
stop thinking…

Attracting and retaining talent

Attracting and retaining talent

As UK employers are now entering uncharted waters in the search to attract and retain talented employees due to Brexit, there are a number of uncertainties that will make this more challenging in the coming months.