Watch the evening news any night of the week and you’re likely to see signs of society becoming more polarised. In some countries, it’s almost become toxic. That’s why I was so interested to learn more about a new learning program that seeks to bring about inclusion, trust, and belonging. I asked Steve Ambrose, Co-Founder of Walk The Ridge, to tell me about the program and to share his thoughts on growing a learning organisation.
I had an excellent conversation recently on A Better HR Business with the Founder of Vessy.com (the first global online community for Diversity & Inclusion champions), Vessy Tasheva. We talked about all aspects of growing a diversity & inclusion business.
Vessy’s background and what got her to this point.
Vessy holds a lot of workshops and gets invited to give speeches and go onto discussion panels. How she finds these opportunities and her advice to other consultants and companies that are interested in doing the same.
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They were some of the most awkward conversations I ever had as a young Human Resources professional . . .
Employees who, in embarrassing moments for everyone involved, had come into HR to see if the company could give them an advance on their pay.
The reasons varied.
The car had broken down leaving them stranded with no way to get to work; a sudden illness in the family; some other sad, unfair cause of stress for a valued member of the team.
Solving Employee Cash Flow Problems – Wagestream
For all the public controversy that continues to swirl around payday loan companies and their vicious interest rates that can hit more than 5,000% in some cases, there’s still an underlying issue that gets forgotten about: the strain on the individual employee who desperately needs the money.
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David Warren has a fascinating line of work. Originally from the union movement, David has carved an almost unique niche in the world of employee relations. He joined me to share his story of growing an employee relations consulting business.
Listen is as we talk about how David became, in effect, a commercial due diligence ER consultant for private equity clients.
David’s background and how he got into consulting.
What employee relations consulting he does and for whom.
How he got his first few clients and his advice on growing an employee relations consulting business.
Change and challenges in the ER/HR industry and the world of work in general.
In this article, I’m kindly joined by Nebat Abbas, an HR consultant based in Ethiopia. Nebat runs a business called Phoenix Business Consulting and we’re going to be delving into the work she does and the way Nebat is successfully growing an HR consultancy in Ethiopia.
Meet Nebat Abbas, the founder of Phoenix Business Consulting.