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Are you Sharpening your Saw?

  • Written by : Yvonne Foster
  • Hit : 1794
Published
16 Nov
2015

In his seminal book, ‘Seven Habits of Highly Effective People’, Steven Covey exhorts his readers to take time to sharpen the saw. I was reminded recently of just how important it is for leaders to find space for self-reflection and development. Covey’s message is that, as leaders, if we are unable to prioritise our own self-development it is inevitable that we become rusty, blunt and ultimately unproductive.

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UK businesses leak profits due to under-investment in people

  • Written by : Lorraine Foster
  • Hit : 1826
Published
08 Oct
2015

Productivity in UK business continues to lag behind international competitors including the US, France, Germany and Japan, according to a recent spate of research reports (CIPD Megatrends, Acas, Building Productivity in the UK (see links below).

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2015 Employment Law Update

  • Written by : Lorraine Foster
  • Hit : 1764
Published
05 Aug
2015

Young people and education

26 June 2015 - All young people in England will need to participate in education or training until the age of 18.

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