Thinking About a Career in HR?

Are you stuck in a job that isn’t for you? Are you ready for a career change? Have you thought about a career in Human Resources (HR)?

The 100 year history of the CIPD

The CIPD’s motto is ‘Championing better work and working lives’ and it is something the organisation has been doing for over 100 years.

Innovation Number One Priority for HR and Non-HR Business Leaders

"Over a third (35%) of HR and just under a third (32%) of other business leaders polled say innovation is their leading business strategy."

Productivity a Key Concern for HR

The UK’s productivity is lagging behind that of other advanced economies.

The Value of Greater Workforce Collaboration

The benefits of team work, collaboration, and social networking cannot be understated - find out why.

Would You Benefit From a Zero-Hours Contract?

Zero-hours contracts have been a controversial issue for HR because of what they represent.

The Impact of Leaveism in the Workplace

So, we have talked about presenteeism, the practice of employees coming into work even when sick, and how it is an increasing problem, for employees and employers. But, what about leaveism?

What is a HR Business Partner?

There is still some confusion about what it means to be an HR business partner, even though the term has been around for a number of years now.

HR Takes On the Role of Change Agent

HR is increasingly instrumental in bringing about transformational change in organisations.

What Are the Benefits of an Internal HR Team Over an Outsourced One?

The primary benefit of having an internal HR team rather than outsourcing the HR function has to be connectivity with the business.

How Does My Company Develop Internal HR Capability?

There are many training options and techniques for developing internal HR skills and capabilities but the starting place should always be the same.