November 19th 2012

International Conference in Athens: Creativity & Innovation – interview with Dr. Glen O’Hara

Keynote speaker of the 'Creative and Innovative Environments' session at CRF's 4th International Conference in Athens, Dr Glen O'Hara from Oxford Brookes University discusses what companies can learn about creativity from the way cities develop.

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Following our event on 10th September 2019, these post meeting notes summarise the key messages from the day. We were joined by speakers including Nick Dalton, Unilever, Dee Corrigan, Blueprint for Better Business, David Grayson, Cranfield School of Management, and our own Carmen von Rohr. Each had their own take on responsible business and how it is impacted by HR. What is HR's role in developing and implementing a responsible business strategy and what is a purpose led business? Read the notes to find out more.

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September 10th 2019

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This presentation is taken from the CRF event on 10th September 2019, Responsible Business: How can HR Drive the Agenda? What are the factors that drive business interest in responsibility? We focus on the three themes during the day, including purpose, culture and leadership, and HR's role in responsible business.

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August 28th 2019

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