Human capital

Human capital is a term used by HR to refer to the value of employees, when their skills, knowledge and ability are assessed.

Human capital reporting allows HR to measure and set out the value of human capital within the employer.


Jamie Oliver mulls plans to find work for ‘incredible’ Woolworths staff

13 Jan 2009

Some sacked Woolworths staff may yet be ‘saved’ by Jamie Oliver after he declared he will cook up a scheme...

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HDA believe flexibility is key to meeting the needs of todays workforce

12 Dec 2008

HDA, with 30 years human capital and career consultancy experience, believes that a one size fits all approach to career...

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Dave Ulrich calls on HR to exploit downturn to get rid of duds

5 Dec 2008

Business guru Dave Ulrich has urged HR professionals to use the tough economic climate to their advantage in 2009 –...

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Employee blacklist shunned by business over potential for bad publicity

5 Dec 2008

A government-sanctioned national blacklist of staff sacked for dishonesty is struggling to attract employers because they are too worried about...

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Application Lynx partner with FCS

4 Dec 2008

Application Lynx – a leading provider of human capital management (HCM) & payroll solutions – has partnered with Frontline Consulting Services...

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WTD opt-out axe could force hotels to use unpaid labour to fill gaps

19 Nov 2008

A luxury hotel chain will use work experience students to make up the overtime hours currently worked by permanent employees...

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Employee rehabilitation: trade secrets

18 Nov 2008

When disaster strikes, getting employees back to work is an essential part of the recovery process, so employers need to invest time and effort in training managers and staff to deal with traumatic situations.

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Microsoft’s HR chief aims to inspire new breed of ‘IT girl’

14 Nov 2008

Microsoft’s new HR chief has vowed to get more women into IT jobs at the software giant as one of...

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Tesco sends money guide to all employees

4 Nov 2008

Tesco is sending all 280,000 of its UK employees a guide to managing their money as it ramps up its...

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Mercer and Tesi merger creates market leader in human capital consulting

29 Oct 2008

TPI Index reveals softness in outsourcing contract awards Third Quarter TPI Index reveals a slowdown in outsourcing, but the market is...

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Infohrm Europe conference set to focus on workforce analytics

29 Oct 2008

Successful execution on change to deliver impact in the workplace and implementation of HR solutions optimised for the fast changing...

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HDA has delivered world class human capital consultancy services across all sectors for over 25 years.

22 Oct 2008

As part of HDA’s sustained commitment to refining and developing our programme capability and ensuring we continue to meet our...

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HDA, founder member of CareerNet International (CNI)

22 Oct 2008

HDA, with almost 30 years’ human capital and career consultancy experience throughout the UK and internationally, is a founder member...

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Management now thankless task as polite society becomes thing of past

10 Oct 2008

Managers are worse at saying ‘thank you’ than they were 10 years ago, according to a survey.A poll of 1,088...

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Care package for staff at Abbey aims to save bank £500,000 a year

2 Oct 2008

Abbey has launched a new emergency care service for its employees that could save the company £500,000 a year.The bank...

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