When half of your expenses are related to your people, the success of your business change depends on the strength of your people strategies and plans.
A Strategic Approach to Human Resources
Resistance to change is both rational and predictable. If you are trying to make a significant change in your business, the degree to which your people adopt and implement that change will make the difference between success and failure.
Change Management supports individuals and organizations through transition; it provides your people the tools and processes they need to achieve their goals.
We help you create sustainable change for long-term success. We’ll not only assess your company and develop a strategy for you to achieve your goals, but we’ll work with you through implementation and knowledge transfer.
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Looking to hire the best people for your organization? It’s not as hard as you might think, but there are some key activities that will help you attract and select the best talent for your company. Make it a priority. Your people are your business. Treat recruitment, hiring and on boarding as a business priority rather…
This project was part of a corporate leadership development program for hi potential talent and brought together about 50 senior professionals from over a dozen countries and across all company functions. Many of them were meeting for the first time and would be working together as part of a virtual project team over the next 12 months. Our goal during the initial session, which was partnered with a major European educational institution, was to quickly establish high performing teams and help them decide on their ways of working and define the team culture that would support them during the year.
Scaling for growth.
We worked with this ambitious SaaS startup to accelerate their hiring plan to meet growth targets. We started by defining the overall recruiting process in the context of their organization culture. We also helped them select an applicant tracking system that fit their needs and budget. After implementation and training their line managers in behavioral interview techniques, they were able to accelerate the recruiting process and utilize their HR people more efficiently. As a result, they grew three-fold in less than a year.