Organisation development

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


HR technology

One workforce, one HR system: how HR software is transforming organisations (webinar)

17 Jun 2014

Free webinar looking at how organisations are being transformed through the use of technology - register now. Tuesday 17 June 2014, 2:00pm BST

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Four areas to grow your HR career in 2014

5 Feb 2014

Renewed business confidence means that HR professionals are looking for their next career move. But what will be the high-growth...

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Essex County Council collects their award

PT Awards 2013 winners: Essex Excellence in Public Service HR

21 Nov 2013

Essex County Council was victorious in the Personnel Today Awards this week as it won the award for Excellence in...

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Webinar: Three key ways to improve the operational efficiency of your HR function

15 Jan 2013

IBM’s “Working beyond borders” study of insights from the global HR directors revealed that nearly 70% of those interviewed wanted...

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Strategic workforce planning – the challenge of moving from words to action

25 Jul 2012

Business leaders increasingly agree that taking a strategic approach to planning the future workforce will unlock great value, but effective...

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Government body to issue proposals on NHS OH revamp

31 Jan 2011

New guidelines that could radically change how NHS occupational health services operate, their oversight and even their branding are due...

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Personnel Today interviews: Jane Cotton, Oxfam GB HR director

8 Dec 2010

As we emerge from the recession, it would be fair to assume that third sector organisations such as anti-poverty charity...

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Systematic reviews: Catalyst for change

11 Jun 2010

Systematic reviews can have a role in forming guidelines for practice in occupational health, explains Diane Haddock.

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Organisational development will help firms manage change, CIPD says

21 Apr 2010

HR professionals are too process-driven to reap the benefits of using organisational development (OD) when managing change, delegates at a...

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Redundancy tracker: UK job losses and job cuts

20 Jan 2010

NOTE: This page is no longer being updated. Last entry 29 April 2010On this page you will find the Personnel...

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Kenexa creates development centres to help E.ON embed HR’s business partner model

18 Nov 2009

Kenexa, a global provider of business solutions for human resources, has created a tailored, one-day development centre to help the...

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Grass Roots launches ‘Little Red Books’

16 Jul 2009

Performance improvement company Grass Roots has produced a trilogy of ‘Little Red Books’ to illustrate the way it helps clients tackle...

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Whitehall shared services will take two years to achieve

7 May 2009

Defra’s HR chief has admitted that Whitehall’s imminent move to shared services may take two years to become fully operational.A...

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People skills most important to managers despite downturn

21 Apr 2009

People skills are more important than business savvy for managers during the downturn, business bosses have said.More than a quarter...

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Echelon enters partnering agreement with Live Software Solutions

15 Apr 2009

Organisation development consultancy Echelon has agreed a partnering arrangement with software developer and Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, Live Software Solutions.Under...

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