April 1st 2020

Post Meeting Notes - Spring Lecture: Bringing Down the Walls in Social Mobility

On 31st March 2020, CRF hosted members at our annual Spring Lecture, held this year as a Zoom Interactive Event. Professor of Finance Arturo Bris, Director of the IMD World Competitiveness Center, led a discussion of financial, economic, technological, and social development in the context of global competitiveness.

  • Tags
  • Coronavirus
  • Crisis Management
  • Generational Issues
  • Economics & Society
  • Technology
  • Social Mobility
  • Competitive Strategy
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March 31st 2020

Bringing Down the Walls: Lessons in Social Mobility

This presentation was given by Arturo Bris, Director, IMD World Competitiveness Center and Professor of Finance, IMD, at the virtual event: Bringing Down the Walls: Lessons in Social Mobility. Bris discusses the impact of the Coronavirus crisis on our lives, and the "walls" built between generations, genders, rich and poor, ourselves and our planet.

  • Tags
  • Coronavirus
  • Social Mobility
  • Crisis Management
  • Managing People
  • Technology
  • Digital
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June 13th 2019

Digital Culture: How Technology is Changing the Way we Communicate, Work & Behave Presentation

In this presentation, Rahaf Harfoush explores the impacts of the digital age, taken from CRF's 2019 Summer Lecture. What are the five forces which influence our behaviour in relation to digital culture? Are we holding ourselves accountable for the impacts of our technology?

  • Tags
  • Bullying and Harassment
  • Culture
  • Data
  • Digital
  • Machine Learning
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Motivating People
  • Security & Privacy
  • Talent Management
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March 8th 2019

Post Meeting Review Notes - Harnessing the HR Technology Revolution

These post meeting review notes summarise the outcomes from CRF's most recent event, Harnessing the HR Technology Revolution. They explore how technology is changing in the world of HR, including trends, barriers and tensions. Artificial Intelligence is becoming more widely recognised and is being integrated into HR systems, but how can we ensure bias is avoided? At the end of the notes, there is a feedback form for members who attended the event to complete and send back to CRF, as we very much value your opinions.

  • Tags
  • Analytics
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • HR Technology
  • Machine Learning
  • Organisation Development
  • Security & Privacy
  • Talent Management
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January 17th 2019

Speed Read: Employee Health and Wellbeing - Whose Responsibility Is It?

Wellbeing at work has become increasingly important to business performance in recent years, with many organisations implementing or reviewing health and employee wellbeing strategies. This Speed Read summarises the key concepts, ideas and recommendations from CRF's research report on employee health and wellbeing.

  • Tags
  • Being an HR Director
  • Bullying and Harassment
  • Competitive Strategy
  • Conflict
  • Corporate Governance
  • Crisis Management
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Employee Relations
  • Employee Voice
  • Flexible Working
  • Generational Issues
  • Gig Economy
  • Global Strategy
  • HR Models
  • Managing Organisations
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Motivating People
  • Performance Management
  • Security & Privacy
  • Strategic Workforce Planning
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Strategy
  • Technology
  • Transformation
  • Trust
  • Wellbeing
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May 4th 2018

CRF Research Breakfast: Perspectives on HR Technology

On the morning of 26th April 2018, CRF hosted a discussion breakfast on the future of HR Technology at the Bird & Bird offices, facilitated by Karen Ward and David Creelman. This discussion was designed to inform CRF’s upcoming research report on HR Technology, scheduled for release in Spring 2019. Members can download the post-event summary to learn about some of the current realities and the future concerns of HR professionals closely involved with the selection and use of HR technology in their organisation.

  • Tags
  • HR Technology
  • Machine Learning
  • Organisation Development
  • Security & Privacy
  • Talent Management
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September 14th 2017

Masterclass Perspectives: Improving Organisational Performance

Have you missed CRF's masterclass on organisational performance improvement? Catch up on all content from the day by reading our masterclass perspectives.

  • Tags
  • Decision Making
  • Delegation
  • Giving Feedback
  • Leading Teams
  • Managing People
  • Motivating People
  • Negotiations
  • Organisational Performance
  • Performance Management
  • Receiving Feedback
  • Reward
  • Technology
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September 12th 2017

Recent Research on Performance Management: Does Anything Work?

This presentation by Gerry Ledford, Affiliated Research Scientist and Adjunct Professor at the Center for Effective Organisations (CEO), University of Southern California, explored the recent research carried out at CEO on techniques and practices used as part of performance management. To find out more about the findings of the research, please download the presentation.

  • Tags
  • Bullying and Harassment
  • Decision Making
  • Delegation
  • Giving Feedback
  • Leading Teams
  • Managing People
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Motivating People
  • Negotiations
  • Organisational Performance
  • Performance Management
  • Receiving Feedback
  • Technology
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November 17th 2016

Employee Engagement: What's the Evidence?

Are employee engagement programmes delivering results for business and is there any evidence to back the effectiveness of such programmes? In his morning presentation at the workshop, Rob Briner takes a look at the evidence behind employee engagement as a tool for performance management. Through research examples and data on job satisfaction and tenure in the UK, USA and Germany, Rob presents the evidence behind employee engagement as management tool. However, is it sufficient?

  • Tags
  • Conflict
  • Decision Making
  • Delegation
  • Employee Engagement
  • Employee Relations
  • Employee Voice
  • Flexible Working
  • Generational Issues
  • Giving Feedback
  • Leading Teams
  • Managing People
  • Motivating People
  • Negotiations
  • Performance Management
  • Receiving Feedback
  • Strategy
  • Technology
  • Workforce Trends
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November 20th 2014

Employee Health & Wellbeing – Recommendations

Following the CRF event in 2014 and the publication of research, CRF has summarised a number of recommendations to consider when implementing an effective health and wellbeing strategy.

  • Tags
  • Being an HR Director
  • Competitive Strategy
  • Conflict
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Employee Relations
  • Flexible Working
  • Generational Issues
  • Gig Economy
  • Global Strategy
  • HR Models
  • Performance Management
  • Strategic Workforce Planning
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Strategic Reward
  • Strategy
  • Technology
  • Trust
  • Wellbeing
  • Workforce Trends
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November 20th 2014

Health & Wellbeing - research summary

In this presentation we examine the business case for health and wellbeing, key features of an effective health and wellbeing strategy, as well as whose responsibility implementing these types of programmes is.

  • Tags
  • Being an HR Director
  • Competitive Strategy
  • Conflict
  • Corporate Responsibility
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Employee Relations
  • Ethics
  • Flexible Working
  • Generational Issues
  • Gig Economy
  • Global Strategy
  • HR Models
  • Performance Management
  • Strategic Workforce Planning
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Strategic Reward
  • Strategy
  • Technology
  • Trust
  • Wellbeing
  • Workforce Trends
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November 20th 2014

Sleep

Find out about health and wellbeing risks associated with sleep deprivation and how this links to performance.

  • Tags
  • Conflict
  • Corporate Governance
  • Crisis Management
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Employee Relations
  • Employee Voice
  • Flexible Working
  • Generational Issues
  • Gig Economy
  • Giving Feedback
  • Leading Teams
  • Managing Organisations
  • Managing People
  • Negotiations
  • Performance Management
  • Security & Privacy
  • Strategic Reward
  • Strategy
  • Technology
  • Transformation
  • Workforce Trends
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