May 15th 2014

Spring Symposium 2014 – Interview with Kath Durrant, Rolls-Royce

Kath Durrant, Group Director of Human Resources at Rolls-Royce, identifies the key skills and qualities HR leaders of tomorrow should possess and how important it is to achieve a breadth of knowledge and business experience.

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Within this fourth edition of our e-magazine - Progress – Nick Holley, CRF's Director of Learning, discusses the challenges facing today's businesses in 2016 and how HR needs to play a key role in meeting these challenges.

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Within this third edition of our e-magazine - Progress – John Whelan, HR Director at BAE Systems, identifies what makes an effective HR Business Partner.

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Spring Symposium 2013 - Interview with Geoff Lloyd & Des Pullen

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Spring Symposium 2014 - Interview with Deborah Baker, BskyB

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