September 2010

Talent Management in a Turbulent World

September 23, 2010

How does an HR practitioner manage a company’s talent pipeline through a period of social, economic, and environmental volatility? Last week, Hugh Mitchell, Chief Human Resources & Corporate Officer of Royal Dutch Shell plc, discussed this issue with students and faculty at Cornell University’s ILR School as part of the CAHRS Executive Guest Lecture Series.

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Getting to Know You: Self-awareness Is Key for High-Performing, Adaptive Teams

September 21, 2010

Download KEY FINDINGS · Role identification behaviors, or information exchanges among team members regarding individuals’ roles within a team, are crucial to the development of a team’s self awareness. · If team members do not accurately exchange information about their roles, their responsibilities and duties may be unclear, important tasks may go unaddressed, and other […]

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A Heroic Profession

September 6, 2010

“What do you want to be when you grow up?” Chances are if you ask this question to any group of high school seniors, “HR professional” will not make the list. But ask any such group if any of its members aspire to be a leader, an influencer, even a hero, and many will respond […]

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