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Alexander Mann Solutions - Global Shared Service Centre Locations White Paper

How has the shared services field evolved globally, where are the international leaders today, and what does the future hold for this industry?

This paper provides a summary of the key results of top cities for shared services operations globally. It includes a detailed comparative analysis of mature and emerging cities for shared service centres, as well as a further impact analysis focused on technology as a disruptor.

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Mercer - Leadership in Disruption: With disruptive forces on the horizon: Are your leaders ready?

Maria, a general manager at a global pharmaceutical firm, came home after an intense day at work. She must have responded to more than 200 emails, in addition to managing internal discussions about the new business strategy and how employee engagement scores were improving. And yet, the CFO said her business unit was still not meeting its targets.

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May 31st 2019

CRFCast - HR Insights from the Corporate Research Forum: Agile HR: Sky UK Case Study with Tracey Waters

Tracey Waters, Head of People Engagement and Development at Sky UK, discusses how her team have deployed agile development techniques to transform their working methods and increase the business impact of learning and development. Tracey describes four behaviours that underpin Sky’s approach: being collaborative, iterative, data-driven and person-centric. We discuss some practical lessons learned from implementing agile.

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  • Learning & Development
  • Organisation Development & Change
  • HR & Organisation Effectiveness
  • Risk & Governance
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May 22nd 2019

Webinar: Harnessing the HR Technology Revolution

Explore the opportunities and pitfalls of the new HR technology landscape for organisations, featuring Rami Pukkila from Nokia, Ian Bailie of myHRfuture Academy, Nigel Guenole from Goldsmiths, University of London, and Gillian Pillans, CRF’s Research Director.

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  • HR technology
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May 17th 2019

CRFCast - HR Insights from the Corporate Research Forum: How to Connect with People in a Virtual World with Nick Morgan

Face-to-face communication is becoming rarer in the modern workplace, with ever more interactions taking place virtually. However, research shows that virtual communication is much less effective, and it’s hard to build trust that’s essential to effective relationships at work. In conversation with Nick Morgan, author of Can You Hear Me? How to Connect with People in a Virtual World, we discuss the pitfalls, how to improve virtual communication, and the role HR policies can play.

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  • Coaching
  • Diversity & Inclusivity
  • Culture
  • HR & Organisation Effectiveness
  • Leadership
  • Organisation Development & Change
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