Herminia Ibarra is one of the most renowned thought-leaders on leadership. She is the Charles Handy Professor of Organizational Behavior at London Business School. Prior to joining LBS, she served on the INSEAD and Harvard Business School faculties. She is a judge for the Financial Times/McKinsey…
By The HR Observer for the 21st Compensation & Benefits Forum 2017 2016 was a year marked by uncertainty across a wide range of global markets and industries. The GCC continues to feel the effects of this ongoing trend, despite many of the member states’…
Facebook is famous for its open and creative culture. So how do managers ensure this culture thrives, while also getting things done?
Why is it that HR can still be pushed aside in business? Why don’t business leaders form a queue at the doors of HR Departments? Why do CEOs and corporate leaders have such long-held diabolical opinions of the lack of business value from HR? The answer lies wholly and solely in our own hands; the HR profession is simply not providing enough reason for businesses to allocate a seat at the table!
Monday Nov 16th. The Sheikh Maktoum Hall at the World Trade Center is filled with HR professionals, ready for 3 days of thought provoking HR keynote speakers. Summarizing these 3 days, striving to be complete, would be almost impossible. I therefore chose to limit myself to quotes that drew my attention.
This past week we concluded the 2nd Employee Engagement Forum organised by Informa and held in Dubai. It ended on a high note. As conference Chair, my closing thoughts were that we had covered engagement from every vantage point imaginable, we had heard successful case studies and met some of the most successful international HR leaders in the region. “But in the end, you as an attendee must make it happen. You most of all should be engaged because if you are not, your chances of success are limited.”
The Middle East’s largest HR event is just around the corner. HR Summit and Expo is expected to welcome over 3000 HR professionals this year. Here’s a few tips to help you make the most out of your event experience.
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Every year, the HR Summit and Expo (#HRSE15) brings the HR community in the region the opportunity to learn from the world’s best speakers and the region’s top employers. We believe that there are countless reasons why you should attend the Middle East’s biggest HR event, but we’ve managed to narrow it down to eight