Critical HR Methods
The topic of organisational effectiveness is growing in currency within organisations and in business schools in the light of events of recent years. Pundits have highlighted many of inadequacies of what Sennett (2006) calls the ‘new work culture of capitalism’; indeed there are widespread debates...
To Be Published March 31st 2016 by Routledge
What is HR leadership and what difference can it make to business success? Who is demonstrating HR leadership now and what might HR leadership look like in the future? How can aspiring HR leaders gain the skills, behaviours and credibility to navigate new and complex career structures and move up...
Published November 5th 2009 by Routledge
What difference can the aspiring HR strategist really make to business value?In the new edition of her ground-breaking book, Linda Holbeche answers this question and provides the tools and insights to help HR managers and directors add value to the organization by implementing effective HR...
Published March 30th 2009 by Routledge
Change is now so commonplace that people no longer talk in terms of the "whitewater epoch". Every sector of the economies of the developed world has experienced huge swathes of change in the last decade of the twentieth century alone. Increased global competition, aided and abetted by technological...
Published October 20th 2005 by Routledge
Increased global competition, aided and abetted by technology, has meant that organizations in every sector are having to compete on the basis of speed, cost, quality, innovation, flexibility and customer-responsiveness. If organizations wish to be able to compete successfully in the global...
Published February 10th 2005 by Routledge
Will the early years of the new century continue to witness the huge growth in merger and acquisition activity which marked the end of the last? The chances are that they will - witness the value of deals carried out by the top five investment banks in the first quarter of 2001 alone ($456.2...
Published December 11th 2001 by Routledge
Shortlisted for the prestigious Management Consultancies Association (MCA) best management book of the year, 1997. Motivating People in Lean Organizations is the essential guide for managers who need to motivate employees and promote new forms of career development. In organizations that have been...
Published November 27th 1997 by Routledge