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Topic: Human resources
The department of a business or organisation that deals with the hiring, administration, and training of staff.
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Governance Leadership Centre
HR is essential in shaping the future workplace
24 August 2020 | Sarah McCann-Bartlett FAICD
Forty-four per cent of AICD members expect their organisations to reduce their workforce over the next six months, according to recent research. This represents a lot of jobs, a lot of organisations a...
Getting back to business: considerations for boards as COVID-19 restrictions are lifted
23 April 2020
With governments likely to begin easing restrictions soon, boards need to start planning for how they get their organisations back to business, while mitigating the ever-present risk of coronavirus.
6 trends in human capital to boost your organisation's people power
1 February 2020 | Deborah Tarrant
From compliance training to staff health and wellbeing, here are important themes for investing in human capital to give your organisation a competitive advantage.
Board and organisational culture
Why board directors should look further than millennials during recruitment
1 June 2018
Is your organisation ageist? Here's why board directors should encourage mature age recruitment.
30 April 2018
More boards need to signal the importance of talent to the organisation and that means directors spending more time on the “people” issues.
5 lessons for boards from the Weinstein scandal
25 October 2017 | Steph D'Souza
The Weinstein scandal has shown boards what not to do when there are serious accusations of harassment against a senior organisational figure.
What I’ve Learned...
26 September 2017 | Rhonda Brighton-Hall MAICD
Three decades working in the people business teaches you a lot about the importance of setting the tone at the top, writes Rhonda Brighton-Hall MAICD.
26 September 2017
Social entrepreneur Michael Combs founded CareerTrackers and CareerSeekers to support Indigenous and refugee talent.
Economy and society and sustainability
Creating pathways back to work changes the game
28 June 2017
Professionals taking a break from the workforce, for parenthood or family care, face a penalty. We need to change the game, says Pip Murphy.
Bain & Company’s 5 forces shaping the firm of the future
28 June 2017
At an AICD Directors’ Breakfast in Sydney last week, Bain & Company partner James Root outlined the five forces shaping the firm of the future as the era of shareholder primacy starts to break down.