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How to run an internal awards programme

When done well, internal awards programme’s can be very motivating and enhance staff performance and engagement. This read highlights the best way to achieve this. 12 Dec 2017 By Dawn Lewis, Article published in People Management   Almost every modern business wants to recognise its stars. But that means more than just handing out shiny gongs…

4 ways to hire tomorrow’s finest future leaders today

While hiring for a vacancy is a relatively straightforward task, hiring future leaders today is a different matter One of the most complex and challenging aspects of running an organisation is the need to hire in employees who can meet your vision for the future, or who show the potential for future leadership. So, how…

Did you know about these benefits of continuous performance management?

This is a very good report from the Recruiting Times, citing the benefits of continuous performance management rather than the very common annual appraisal that many companies use.   How can staff do things better if they do not know what they are doing wrong? There was a time when employees and employers had to…

Is psychometric testing still fit for purpose?

This is a really interesting article from People Management discussing the advantages and disadvantages of psychometric testing in the workplace. It’s quite a long read but thought provoking. We have clients who will always use psychometric testing among other recruitment techniques when going through the selection process.    12 Feb 2018 By Katie Jacobs Thousands of…

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