How Do Societal Institutions Affect Organizations and the Way That Work Is Organized?

There is a wealth of information in studies categorized as Comparative Institutionalism that can provide important insights into current questions about the collective organizing of work. 277 more words

Organizational Studies

"Humans of Reebok"

I am proud to be part of “Humans of Reebok”


I am looking forward to a 1 hour CrossFit session with the retiring CEO of the Adidas Group, Herbert Hainer and his successor, Kasper Rorsted, tomorrow.

Human Resource Development

Creative Problem Solving Training: What Works?

  • What inspired you to be interested in this topic?

My colleague, Dr Ian Hocking, and I were interested in the nature of creative problem solving and how, if at all, this could be facilitated or improved by using a structured thinking tool.

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Teaching & Learning

How HR helps you choose Hell or Heaven:)

Sharing as received in a Whats app group..

An HR manager died and her soul welcomed by an Angel. “Before you get settled in” he said, “We have a little problem…you see, we’ve never had a HR manager make it this far before. 300 more words

17th International Conference on HRD Research and Practice Across Europe

Purpose: To understand the career experiences of underemployed college educated African Americans since the 2007- 2009 recession and the implications for Human Resource Development (HRD) in the United States. 234 more words

Business Transformation: Key “hard factors” that influence success!

I wrote in a previous post about why many change management initiative fail and made some suggestions as to what to do to swing the balance in favor of success. 2,866 more words

Organizational Development