Leadership

Tackling diversity is a business imperative and not an HR policy – Ken OlisaJenny Goodall / Daily Mail / REX / Shutterstock

Eight in 10 ethnic minority leaders do not trust their organisations

Eight out of 10 (82%) ethnic minority leaders do not trust the organisations they work for, believing there is institutional...

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UK businesses risk “contagious” leadership

20 Jul 2017

Some of the best, but also the worst, leadership behaviours spread contagiously through a business, because people are most heavily...

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Theresa May must demonstrate collaborative leadership in her dealings with the DUPTolga Akmen/LNP/REX/Shutterstock

Five ways Theresa May can boost her leadership skills

30 Jun 2017

It has been a stormy ride for Theresa May’s premiership so far. Could honing her leadership skills as a successful...

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Senior leaders score badly in people management

22 Jun 2017

UK employees give their senior leadership low marks on key aspects of people management, such as developing future leaders, gaining...

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Follow the leader: Jeremy Corbyn and Theresa May's leadership styles couldn't be more differentAndrew McCaren/LNP/Chris J Ratcliffe/Pool/EPA/REX/Shutterstock

Corbyn vs May: Leadership styles in the spotlight

7 Jun 2017

Tomorrow sees the most momentous election in Britain in decades. While we have focused on policies that might affect the...

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Neil Morrison leaves Penguin Random House for Severn Trent

8 May 2017

One of the UK’s most well-known HR directors, Neil Morrison, is swapping memoirs for reservoirs as he leaves book publishing...

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Shokat Lal and Angela O'Connor answer questions at the 2017 PPMA annual seminarPaul Scott Photography

PPMA 2017: Leadership and evidence-based HR in the public sector

5 May 2017

Two themes dominated the Public Service People Managers’ Association (PPMA) annual seminar: leading change and the need for evidence-based HR...

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Emma Walmsley  succeeds Andrew Witty as GSK chief executive when he retires on 31 MarchPhoto: GSK

Women better suited to leadership

28 Mar 2017

Women are better leaders than their male colleagues, according to research.
Professor Øyvind L Martinsen, head of leadership and organisational...

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Kronos CEO Aron Ain: “Management is not a spectator sport”

17 Feb 2017

He’s one of the highest rated CEO’s on Glassdoor and engagement scores have shot up at his company. What can...

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Four key actions to tackle a gender pay gap

14 Feb 2017

New rules on gender pay gap reporting simply compel employers to publish details of their pay gap on an annual...

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Private companies should be subject to corporate governance rules

12 Feb 2017

Large private businesses, including the likes of John Lewis, Arcadia and Virgin Atlantic, should have to follow the same corporate...

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leadership-skills

UK managers lack some of most desired leadership skills, research finds

24 Jan 2017

UK managers are ill equipped to lead and get the best from their people, according to surveys from the CIPD...

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Five ways men feel alienated by gender diversity debate

20 Jan 2017

As the requirement for gender pay gap reporting approaches, more men are engaging in gender issues – some better than...

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Leadership development: Resilience in times of trauma

19 Jan 2017

The vote to leave the European Union and the election of Donald Trump as president of the US meant that...

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Workers feel trapped by “rigid” workplaces, ILM finds

12 Jan 2017

More than half of UK workers feel trapped by the rigid structure of their workplace, according to a survey by ...

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