4 posts categorised "Human Capital"

03/22/2017

Is your talent brand fit for the future?

Author: Agnès Hussherr, Global Human Capital Leader These days, news headlines about the workplace of the future are dominated by advancements in technology, automation and robotics. There’s no doubt that it’s an exciting time of transformation, opportunity and change for all of us in Human Resources. Interestingly, at the same...

07/26/2016

Get great people – and let them make mistakes

Author: Will Butler-Adams, CEO, Brompton Bikes Ultimately, running a successful business comes down to meeting the customer’s needs – which in our case means reacting to the consumer. And when it comes to doing this, I think a smaller business like ours has an inherent advantage. Why? Take a look...

04/15/2014

Why we need adaptable talent

Author: Michael Rendell, Global HR consulting network leader As parts of the global economy start to recover, we find ourselves in a business environment hampered by skills mismatches which are compounded by the multi-speed nature of the recovery. Worldwide unemployment continues to rise while jobs go unfilled and demographic shifts...

01/23/2013

What's shaping the human capital context today?

This morning, I had the honour of moderating a thought-provoking session on talent at the 2013 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos. Called “The Human Capital Context”, the session looked at what strategic shifts and transformational issues are shaping the human capital context. I was joined by some excellent...