June 28th 2019

CRFCast - HR Insights from the Corporate Research Forum: Digital Culture: How Technology is Changing the Way we Communicate, Work & Behave with Rahaf Harfoush

Technology is fundamentally changing how we connect with each other, leading to new behaviours, belief systems and social norms. However, the ethical and moral standards that determine how to behave are not keeping pace. In conversation with Digital Anthropologist Rahaf Harfoush, we discuss what the evolving digital culture means for relationships at work and beyond, how organisations need to adapt to an age of information overload, and the implications for HR.

  • Tags
  • Bullying and Harassment
  • Culture
  • Digital
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Motivating People
  • Organisation Development
  • Risk
  • Talent Management
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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.

  • Tags
  • Agility
  • Capability Building
  • Career Planning
  • Developing Employees
  • Leading Teams
  • Learning and Development
  • Organisation Development
  • Research & Development
  • Risk
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May 30th 2019

CRFCast - HR Insights from the Corporate Research Forum: Agile HR: What, How and Why? with Natal Dank

Natal Dank, who leads the global Agile HR Community, discusses how HR is going agile. Many HR teams are adopting agile development methods to increase effectiveness, improve collaboration, and become more business and customer-focused. We explore the skills and mindsets needed to implement agile in HR, and the pitfalls to avoid.

  • Tags
  • Agility
  • Cross-Cultural Management
  • Developing Employees
  • Leading Teams
  • Learning and Development
  • Meetings
  • Organisation Development
  • Risk
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May 1st 2019

CRFCast - HR Insights from the Corporate Research Forum: Tackling the Workforce Crisis with Julia Howes

Julia Howes discusses Mercer’s Workforce Monitor research, which shows that in all major markets, organisations face an impending workforce crisis driven by an ageing workforce, significant reductions in the working population, and high demand for new skills. We explore five lines of defence organisations can adopt to deal with the challenge.

  • Tags
  • Risk
  • Strategic Reward
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April 29th 2019

CRFCast - HR Insights from the Corporate Research Forum: The Future of Work, Jobs & Automation with Ravin Jesuthasan

Discussing Ravin’s book, Reinventing Jobs: A 4-step approach for applying automation at work, we explore the potential impact of automation and the steps organisations and individuals can take to prepare for a future where more and more work historically done by humans is replaced by machines.

  • Tags
  • Developing Employees
  • Future of Work
  • Learning and Development
  • Organisation Development
  • Risk
  • Strategic Reward
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March 6th 2019

De-risking the HR Technology Revolution

What are the risks associated with HR technology? Margaret Ruiseal, Partner at Mercer, takes us through the major risks and solutions for avoiding them.

  • Tags
  • Corporate Governance
  • Crisis Management
  • Employee Voice
  • HR Technology
  • Machine Learning
  • Managing Organisations
  • Risk
  • Security & Privacy
  • Talent Management
  • Transformation
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March 6th 2019

Trust in Artificial Intelligence

Is your organisation ready for the age of AI? Consider the risks and challenges using this slide deck.

  • Tags
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Corporate Governance
  • Crisis Management
  • Employee Voice
  • Machine Learning
  • Managing Organisations
  • Risk
  • Security & Privacy
  • Transformation
  • Transparency
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January 9th 2019

HRD Discussion Paper: Organisational Risk

How aware are your HR leaders and their team of your company’s business risks? Almost every example of business misfortune can be reframed as a case of mishandled risk. This paper looks at foreseeable business risks and poses a question - what role does the human element play in mitigating risks?

  • Tags
  • Bullying and Harassment
  • Corporate Governance
  • Crisis Management
  • Employee Voice
  • Leading Teams
  • Managing Organisations
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Motivating People
  • Risk
  • Security & Privacy
  • Transformation
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January 12th 2018

HR Directors' Briefing Paper: Facing Disruption

Are you worried about potential disruptors within your business field and how they might affect the future of your organisation? Perhaps, you have identified some already and need effective strategies to prepare your business? In this paper we highlight some new or newish trends that may significantly influence your business and suggest some coping mechanisms to ensure that both HR and the overall business can survive in the face of new challenges.

  • Tags
  • Disruption
  • Disruptive Innovation
  • Economics & Society
  • Risk
  • Talent Management
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July 5th 2017

Strategic Learning from Crises

This presentation by Matt Nixon, Author of "Pariahs: Hubris, Reputation and Organisational Crises", summarises the lessons organisations can learn from being in a crisis and the role HR can play in facilitating this learning.

  • Tags
  • Career Planning
  • Developing Employees
  • Learning and Development
  • Research & Development
  • Risk
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October 18th 2016

An Uncertain World - Conference Retrospective

During the three days at CRF's 8th International Conference in Prague, our experts have guided us to look a decade ahead and broaden our understanding of the key political, economic, social and technological influences that will impact on our organisations, our people - and ourselves. The conference retrospective summarises the key messages from our speakers - Paul J. H. Schoemaker, Professor Arturo Bris, Ed Carr, Dr Carsten Sørensen and Professor Ian Goldin.

  • Tags
  • Organisation Development
  • Risk
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October 14th 2016

How is the World Financed?

In his first presentation at CRF's 8th International Conference in Prague, Arturo Bris, expands on key economic issues shaping the world now and describes financial concerns which will provide a backdrop to the changing world of the next decade and beyond.

  • Tags
  • Finance & Accounting
  • Organisation Development
  • Risk
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