August 20, 2017

Archives for November 2013

Succession Planning at Tata Group

The Chairman of Tata Group, Cyrus Mistry, has set up a brain trust of young leaders in the organisation to provide strategic direction for the group on a range of subjects from managing Return on Investment to defining a “Tata way of working”.  The idea is for this group of 40 year old leaders to […]

Team Building and Entrepreneurship

Judy Estrin is a Californian serial entrepreneur and is unusual in fulfilling her need for affiliation by creating new work teams to create innovation.  She enjoys working for large organisations, like becoming the CTO of Cisco after they acquired one of her start-ups, but she finds working in smaller environments most exciting.  She has now […]

Interesting Articles

The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD), the HR professionals’ body in the UK, highlighted research that indicates that too many people managers concentrate on slashing costs rather than promoting growth and employment.  A new UK cross-party Parliamentary Commission has been launched to find out why so many line managers are failing.  The Commission […]