Organisation development

Organisational development is the systematic approach to improving an employer’s organisational effectiveness, by aligning strategy, employees and processes.


John Lewis to reduce leadership team by a third

John Lewis Partnership is to consolidate its executive leadership team from 225 to around 150 as it restructures to manage...

How Philip Morris International’s workforce adapted to deliver new a strategy

27 Jun 2019

When Philip Morris International wanted stop making the product that made it what it is today, it needed to ensure its staff were on board.

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Why it’s hard to make change happen in HR

6 Feb 2019

Beginning a three-part serialisation of her book, Lucy Adams – keynote speaker at this week’s HRD Summit – looks at why people don’t like to change the way they work and how you can make it easier for both them and you.

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The going is good for William Hill’s HR Team of the Year

21 Nov 2018

William Hill took first place in the Personnel Today Awards 2018 race for HR Team of the Year. in recognition...

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Half of UK workers have wrong skills for their job

3 Oct 2018

Around half of the UK workforce could be in the wrong job based on their skills level, according to the...

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What’s the role of HR in successful business transformation?

27 Sep 2018

It’s no secret that transformation is one of the biggest challenges facing organisations today, with some grappling with multiple changes...

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Higher performing HR functions spend less

19 Sep 2018

The highest performing HR functions spend 26% less than their peers on HR and manage 32% fewer staff, according to...

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High number of non-disclosure agreements signed by TfL leavers

6 Aug 2018

More than 800 employees who left Transport for London in 2017-18 signed non-disclosure agreements, it has emerged, sparking sharp criticism

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Seven ways video can transform your company culture (webinar)

24 Jun 2018

ON DEMAND | While the use of online video outside the workplace continues to rise, many businesses are not using video to its...

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AI’s impact on recruitment, HR and the workforce (webinar)

18 Jun 2018

ON-DEMAND | Artificial intelligence promises the potential to revolutionise almost every aspect of the way we work. But what will it mean in practical terms for...

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AI will be business-critical in next five years, say execs

5 Jun 2018

Nine in 10 business leaders believe artificial intelligence (AI) will be critical to their organisation’s survival over the next five...

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Technology is disrupting work – but what do staff think?

30 Jun 2017

How is the world of work changing? Perhaps more importantly, how do staff perceive it to be changing? ADP president...

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Chief HR officers increasingly on FTSE 100 top tables

7 Apr 2017

A place at the “top table” has been the abiding aspiration of many a senior HR leader. But new research...

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Measuring typical performance using situational judgement tests

5 Apr 2017

PROMOTED | How you phrase a question in a psychometric test can affect how an employee... Find out more

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HR Tech World London to tackle the future of HR

15 Mar 2017

Sir Ken Robinson, creativity expert and top-ranked TED talk speaker, will open London’s HR Tech World conference next week with...

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