14 September 2015

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The business of business: Business acumen, strategy, value creation, and measuring it all: A rapid review!

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Post-Meeting Review Notes: Thriving in Complex Systems

We are living in an age of complexity, with multiple, unrelated factors coming together in unpredictable ways to create situations where old solutions no longer work – they demand new ways of thinking, behaving and organising. CRF's masterclass on 8 March 2017 set out to discuss the factors leading to this complexity and how to deal with it, becoming aware of the traps we can fall into, and building the capability to lead in new ways. Doing this in practice was illustrated through two case study organisations, Tesco and BP.

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10 March 2017

HR Modernisation - BP Case Study

In this case study from BP, Lucy Knight looks ath the HR modernisation programme at BP. The case study addresses the pressures from the external environment (oil price, changing context, demographic changes, technology) and why the programme was undertaken, implications for line manager accountability, lessons along the way and the value being delivered to the business.

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29 October 2013

Developing Commercial Acumen for the HR Function

Corporate Research Forum interviewed a number of senior business leaders and experienced practitioners on what commercial acumen is and asked them to share their experiences, views and insights on this wide-ranging and complex subject.

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14 September 2015

Partnership Implications and Practices

In this presentation, David Jarett from Jarett Partners explores questions around partnering, the skills needed for success and confidence, as well as how this is changing in the social age.

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14 September 2015

Hello HR: Employee Engagement is not just a programme

Dave Milner explores challenges employee engagement programmes, as well as the role HR plays in employee engagement.

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16 May 2013

Developing Commercial Acumen for the HR Function

This report is written from the viewpoint that we believe that HR functions can make a substantial contribution to improved organisation effectiveness and business strategy.

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