April 22nd 2016

Post Meeting Review Notes – HR Leaders Peer Exchange

A summary of our recent HR Leaders Peer Exchange European residential workshop led by IMD Business School’s Anand Narasimhan, Shell Professor of Global Leadership and Martha Maznevski, Professor of Organisational Behavior and International Management.

Supporting case study speakers included Des Pullen, Group HR Director at Associated British Foods Group (ABF) and Stephen Kelly, Chief Human Resources Leadership Officer at Avanade.

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September 10th 2019

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Unilever's Vice President HR Business Transformation gave this presentation explaining his view on Unilever's responsible business strategy. He adopts an approach including the seven great waves of HR: paternalism, power, process, profit, people, paradox and planet. How has the HR function changed over the years, starting from industrial relations to personnel to human resources, and how is responsibility linked to this?

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March 14th 2017

Webinar: Optimising HR's Business Contribution

In today's rapidly changing business environment, it's more important than ever for HR to be commercial, close to the business, and clearly aligned to business strategy. However, the reality for many organisations is that HR is often disconnected from business priorities, and HR's contribution to critical strategic and commercial objectives is not always clear.

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April 22nd 2016

Global Transformation Diagnostic Survey – CRF Members

In preparation for their attendance to the our HR Leaders Peer Exchange meeting, hosted at IMD Business School, CRF member organisations were asked to complete a short survey to help them understand where their company stands in the transformation journey to being more competitive globally. The results of the survey are highlighted in this document.

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