Friday, November 25, 2011

Reforming UK Employment Legislation

Vince Cable, Business Secretary, announced on Wednesday a package of measures intended to modify the way employers recruit, manage disputes and dismiss staff - while retaining key protections for employees.

Reforming UK Employment Legislation

Friday, November 11, 2011

USA - Why Universities End Up in Scandalous Hot Water

Penn State’s troubles are far from over and universities and colleges nationwide are likely scrambling to make sure their own processes are in place. What they are apt to find is that their employee misconduct response policies are either under defined or under enforced - both of which can land them in hot water. (News Release)

Why Universities End Up in Scandalous Hot Water

Saturday, November 05, 2011

Trust is not a 'soft' basis for business

In these uncertain times no word is used more often than 'trust'. This creates some beautiful discussions but all the more misunderstandings.

Trust and its derivatives in business are frequently seen as 'soft' and impossible to explain in concrete terms. The outcome is that organizations find it is easier to talk about financial results, good or bad percentages and other information in figures than to talk about the most important subject in the relationship between people and organizations and that is trust.

Trust is not a 'soft' basis for business