26 November 2010

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A Scientific Approach to Leadership & Leadership Development for Superior Performance

David Burnham described his pioneering work with David C. McClelland in the 1960's on High Performing Leaders. This work, based on inner motivation with the constructs of N-ach, N-pow and N-aff, has stood the test of time but has been updated to reflect the fact that today's leaders do things with others rather than to others. David will only be able to give a ‘flavour' of his work but rather unusually, it's a data-driven approach.

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23 February 2017

CRF Learning Programme: Becoming an Effective HRD

The purpose of HR is not simply to 'do HR' but to build organisational capability. With this in mind, the next CRF Learning HR development programme will expand on this business centric approach. Starting on 27 April 2017, the programme is aimed at HR professionals aspiring for their first HR Director role, those new in a position of Human Resources Director or those looking to increase their effectivenes as and HR Director.

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14 July 2016

Progress - Issue 4: Good and effective leadership

Within this fourth edition of our e-magazine - Progress – Andy Newall, Group HR Director at Imperial Brands, provides his recommendations on what constitutes effective leadership.

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2 June 2016

Developing Holistic Leadership

This article summarises key learnings from CRF's recent Total Leadership workshop with Stew Friedman. Total Leadership connects with debates about authentic leadership, transparency, open and collaborative cultures, and bringing the ‘whole person’ to work.

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20 December 2010

Leadership Development - Where's the Edge? Research Briefing & Post Meeting Review Notes

This Research Briefing examines in detail the issues surrounding leadership and leadership development. Particular focus is placed on the context shaping leadership development, the kind of leaders needed in the future, the new development focus and integrated leadership development.

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8 May 2015

Leadership Development - is it for for purpose?

This CRF research has been a year-long project, kicking off with an event in March 2014. This explored the issues our members face in developing leaders and framed the research brief for this project.

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18 March 2014

The New Edge of Leadership Development

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