Stephanie Sparrow`

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Personnel Today turns 30: How the new publication drove progress

29 Mar 2018

Movers and shakers behind the first editions of Personnel Today in the late 1980s helped the profession to find its...

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The growing importance of continuing professional development

28 Feb 2012

The tough economic climate is creating pressure on HR professionals to perform well and achieve quick results while demonstrating evidence...

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How to impress a CEO

2 Dec 2011

Whether you are trying to make your mark or win a prestigious appointment, it pays to impress the CEO. Stephanie...

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Key learning and development skills to get you noticed

7 Nov 2011

One of our most popular career articles is HR skills to get you noticed, in which we suggest stand-out details...

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Preparing for an interview

21 Oct 2011

Preparing for an interview can take as much time and research as the initial stages of applying for a job,...

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HR skills to get you noticed

14 Oct 2011

Jobseekers and career-changers need more than a pair of sharp elbows to get ahead in today’s tough economic climate. A...

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Could I be headhunted on social media?

6 Oct 2011

Social media has become an established recruitment tool and is now part of what has become known as “multi-channel resourcing”, with...

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What can HR do for my career?

26 Sep 2011

The HR profession is working hard to shake off its reputation as a “siloed” career with a limiting skill-set, but...

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How do I re-enter HR after a career break?

12 Aug 2011

Job hunting is never more challenging than during an economic downturn. In tough times, applicants feel driven to cast their...

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Graduate routes into HR

15 Jul 2011

Graduate opportunities in HR are withstanding the faltering economic recovery, with organisations offering both specific graduate programmes and, thanks to the...

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Measuring coaching ROI: the importance of being measured

6 Mar 2009

Proving return on investment has been a key challenge for the coaching profession for the past decade, but economic uncertainty...

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Coaching: How to become a business coach

6 Mar 2009

Fancy qualifying as a business coach? You’re not alone.Coaching is an attractive career option to many who are re-thinking their...

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Coaching questions: ask the right questions…

19 Feb 2009

Using carefully selected questions can be an effective way to structure coaching sessions.One of the great myths about coaching is...

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Coaching questions: Question time

9 Feb 2009

Questions are at the heart of coaching. What makes a good one?Renewed interest in the effect questions have on the...

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Coaching the top team: Time for the team talk

9 Feb 2009

Coaches believe that these straitened times are perfect for coaching oganisations’ top teams. Why might that be?It seems that no...

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