It is unthinkable that one of the poorest continents in the world could have some lessons that the UK would do well to learn. Yet, whilst Africa is far behind the UK and Europe in terms of the way women are treated, the winds of change are blowing there. The Africa Human Development Report 2016 shows that gender equality is recognised to be an issue, and, encouragingly, that an agenda for action has been proposed.
Published: 19 December 2017
A company’s digital technology is no longer just the concern of IT staff – it has become an integral part ... View Article
Published: 27 October 2017
We are living in a time of unprecedented change. From the ongoing and uncertain impact of Brexit and the shockwaves ... View Article
Published: 6 October 2017
The workplace is changing rapidly. In fact, the pace of change is so fast that organisations are having to adapt many of their traditional processes and approaches to keep up in a highly competitive and connected world. Claire-Jayne Green, Group Chief People Officer - Servest.
Published: 14 August 2017
To cut through complexity of change, we must focus on critical activities that can really transform organisations. A vital role is identifying and prioritising which activities will have greatest impact, and helping peers focus on people, maintaining those all-important human connections.
Published: 9 August 2017
Benjamin Franklin once said; “when you are finished changing, you are finished". Wise words, but he fails to distinguish between change and forced change. We are all willing to change - otherwise there would be no such thing as a New Year's resolution - but it must be on our own terms, because in that way we feel we can control the outcome.
Published: 24 February 2017