Thoughts about hr and management in the real world – extra information I couldn't fit in my books!.

Monthly Archives: September, 2017

Why good managers don’t get promoted

I’ve now trained thousands of people managers through the Management Bites programme and I know there are some good ones out there. These are managers that their team respects, who … Continue reading

September 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

10 Awesome Diversity Initiatives

We know the research says that diverse organisations do better than homogenous ones. But how can you really build a culture of diversity and inclusion? I’ve search the globe for … Continue reading

September 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

Forest fires, idiots & HR policies

Last week we were back in the US re-visiting one of my two favourite cities of 2017 – Portland, Oregon.  (I will reveal the other favourite in a later post….) … Continue reading

September 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

How does the British Empire link to your development plan?

Now we’ve launched Elephant in the U.K., we spend a few months a year in blighty. That’s as much of the bureaucratic culture that exists here as we can take. … Continue reading

September 10, 2017 · 1 Comment