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July 24th 2020

Post Meeting Notes - The Agile Dashboard

On 24th July CRF and PARC members gathered for The Agile Dashboard: Designing Agility Into Your Company. “If the keyword for the 20th century was ‘speed’, the keyword for the 21st century is ‘agility’.” So said Professor Joe Perfetti, our speaker for this session. That was before the coronavirus outbreak re-wrote the rules and re-ordered the business world. His statement is now more apposite than ever. Entire sectors have been devastated. Business leaders are now surveying the world after the lockdown with no idea of what business-as-usual will look like or even whether the very idea has now become outdated. Of one thing we can be sure, though, businesses will have to adapt and change fast.

  • Tags
  • Agility
  • Coronavirus Crisis
  • HR Strategy
  • Strategic Thinking
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June 17th 2020

Grow the Pie: How Great Companies Deliver Both Purpose and Profit - Professor Alex Edman's slides

These are session Slides by Professor Alex Edmans, London Business School from Grow the Pie: How Great Companies Deliver Both Purpose and Profit on 17th June 2020

  • Tags
  • Coronavirus Crisis
  • Corporate Responsibility
  • corporate social responsbility
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June 17th 2020

Post Meeting Notes - Grow The Pie: How Great Companies Deliver Both Purpose and Profit

At a Zoom Interactive event on 17th June, Professor Alex Edmans led a webinar for CRF and PARC members in which he discussed his findings with particular relevance to incentives and reward.

  • Tags
  • Coronavirus
  • Corporate Responsibility
  • corporate social responsbility
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June 8th 2020

Post Covid - 19 Planning Tool

The current crisis has caused many businesses to rethink their strategies and tactics. There are winners and losers, but its hard to think of a company that will be unaffected. As we all know, HR plans and strategies flow from the business strategy – so is it time to re-evaluate our HR plans based on the changed or changing reality

  • Tags
  • Coronavirus
  • HR Strategy
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May 6th 2020

The Economic Impact of COVID-19 - Roger Bootle Slides

The Economic Impact of COVID-19 - Roger Bootle Slides

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March 23rd 2020

CRF Coronavirus Statement

The circumstances of the last few weeks have had an unprecedented impact on individuals, business and society as a whole. Whilst we are all uncertain as to the future, we have to make some decisions and assumptions about the Coronavirus epidemic and how CRF will continue to deliver value and support to our members, partners and broader network.

  • Tags
  • Coronavirus
  • Employee Engagement
  • Wellbeing
  • HR Strategy
  • Strategic Workforce Planning
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March 5th 2020

CRF Creating Purposeful Organisations with Prof. Alyson Meister

In March 2020, CRF (Corporate Research Forum), held a masterclass titled: HR Leaders' Forum: Building Purposeful Organisations. Watch this short interview with one of the event speakers Prof. Alyson Meister from IMD Business School, answering questions on how changes in the business environment are affecting the nature of careers and can true purpose be authentic in purely financially driven organisations?

  • Tags
  • Organisational Performance
  • Organisational Structure
  • Business Performance
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March 5th 2020

CRF Creating Purposeful Organisations with Amy Sawbridge

In March 2020, CRF (Corporate Research Forum), held a masterclass titled: HR Leaders' Forum: Building Purposeful Organisations. Watch this short interview with one of the event speakers, advisor Amy Sawbridge, answering questions on the benefits of greater alignment between consumer brand and employee brand.

  • Tags
  • Employer Brand
  • Organisation Design
  • Commercial Acumen
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January 28th 2020

Forecasting and How to Improve It - with Margaret Heffernan

Why is our approach to forecasting so poor? Journalist, author and former CEO Margaret Heffernan on why even the best forecasters can only predict for 400 days, and on why greater emphasis is needed on scenario planning.

  • Tags
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Corporate Governance
  • Decision Making
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