HR at the heart of the organisation – Connecting business and people strategies

talk by Wendy Cartwright, former Director, Human Resources – Olympic Delivery Authority   Wendy Cartwright joined the Olympic Delivery Authority in 2006, right at the outset, and was there for the whole lifecycle (7 years). There were many challenges; public scrutiny, a finite lifecycle which was longer than a usual

The TIDES of change for HR: Five disruptive forces shaping the world of work in the next decade

#HRevent14 – Dr. Graeme Coddington Graeme Codrington opened by talking about how the whole economy has experienced turbulent times and, despite the fact that we might be hoping that things return to ‘normal’, we appear to be on the verge of a period of deep structural change. He suggested that

Human Capital Management – the future isn’t what you think

#HRevent14 – David Arkless, Future of Work Consortium David Arkless coined the phrase ‘the human age’ 6 years ago to describe the challenges that we’re facing; addressing increasing complexity, the need to simplify things (rather than make them more complicated), and ever-increasing speed of change.   Arkless explored the paradox