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European Perspectives: Brexit or the march of folly? - Henley Business School Finland

European Perspectives: Brexit or the march of folly?

  • 19 Feb 2021
What impact could Brexit have on business - and what impact is it having already? Dr Stefan Schepers discusses in our latest European Perspectives.
Building SWP capability in your people - Henley Business School Finland

Building SWP capability in your people

  • 15 Feb 2021
In my previous articles, I have discussed approaches to, and positioning of, strategic workforce planning (SWP). Of the three main barriers to driving business value through SWP, these are the…
SWP: Its vital role in decoding & focusing your EVP

SWP: Its vital role in decoding & focusing your EVP

  • 20 Jan 2021
Continuing my series of articles relating to Strategic Workforce Planning (SWP) application and practice, I want to discuss in this article the inseparable relationship between SWP and Employer Value Proposition…
European Perspectives: Decarbonising the power system - Henley Business School Finland

European Perspectives: Decarbonising the power system

  • 10 Jan 2021
Decarbonising the power generation system across the EU is proving highly contentious. The whole debate came to the boil in December 2020 as scientists across Europe attacked the European Commission…
SWP: The 5 mistakes to avoid - Henley Business School Finland

SWP: another HR process or just part of how good businesses plan?

  • 7 Jan 2021
In this article, I want to focus on the fundamental question of positioning strategic workforce planning (SWP). Getting this wrong can make the difference between generating engagement and support for…
Kicking off SWP in your organisation - Henley Business School Finland

Kicking off SWP in your organisation

  • 8 Dec 2020
How do you get started with SWP?  My own view is that 80% of the success or failure of strategic workforce planning (SWP) is decided in the first 10% of…
European Perspectives: Decarbonising the power system - Henley Business School Finland

European Perspectives: A new European โ€˜Bauhausโ€™

  • 4 Dec 2020
The culture of a nation shapes not only its identity but the modes of thinking of its citizens. Yet, what determines country credibility and capacity to influence in European and global affairs are the very principles and values underlining that culture.
SWP: The 5 mistakes to avoid - Henley Business School Finland

SWP โ€“ The 5 mistakes to avoid

  • 18 Nov 2020
Strategic workforce planning (SWP) remains a largely under-exploited opportunity for both the enabling and de-risking of business strategy execution and the establishment of HR as a key strategic partner. I…
COVID recovery through SWP - Henley Business School Finland

COVID recovery โ€“ Strategic workforce planning can help you right now, not just tomorrow

  • 2 Nov 2020
As organisations of all kinds all around the globe are pulling out all the stops to manage through the current crisis, there is a wholly understandable focus on short term business continuity...
Meta-skilling is the solution to the robot revolution - Henley Business School Finland

Meta-skilling is the solution to the robot revolution

  • 28 Oct 2020
Dr Naeema Pasha looks at the challenges a “robot revolution” could pose for organisations after a World Economic Forum report forecast that by 2025, half of all work tasks will…
Webinar: Team coaching โ€“ From present to future - Henley Business School Finland

Coaching insight guide: team coaching

  • 15 Sep 2020
Team coaching, despite the absence of an agreed theory, continues to grow. Practitioner-led publications and an increased interest from both the professional coaching bodies and academic...
How can I stop giving advice to my coaching clients? - Henley Business School Finland

How can I stop giving advice to my coaching clients?

  • 17 Aug 2020
It has been suggested that coaching is fundamentally about unlocking a personโ€™s potential to maximise their own performance (Whitmore, 1995); it is about helping them to learn, rather than teaching them. Yet one of the...