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November 1, 2018

Five reasons to bring your assessment centre into the digital age

Technology has transformed the way organisations design and manage their recruitment processes. The days of paper-based screening are long gone, replaced by online technology which manages […]
October 29, 2018

New Assessment frontiers in a pioneering region

Change is exciting and moving on to new pastures is often something we find stimulating but at the same time challenging. Having worked as an occupational […]
October 8, 2018

Talent management: Why one-size-fits-all doesn’t fit anyone

It’s easy to see why people are tempted by off-the-shelf talent management solutions. The fact that they are ready to use can force many to overlook […]
October 1, 2018

The Agility Mindset: Transforming your organisation and your workforce for a digital world

On the 13th September, we hosted a half day seminar – The Agility Mindset – Transforming your Organisation & your Workforce for a Digital World – […]
September 25, 2018

How psychology can help you make your business more agile

Many organisations today are asking how they can become more agile – and with good reason. Agility can be loosely defined as an organisation’s capacity to […]
September 18, 2018

4 key elements of organisational agility

“If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up the people to gather wood, divide the work, and give orders. Instead, teach them to yearn […]
September 10, 2018

Agility: the difference between winning and losing in a digital world?

Can you remember where you were on October 22 1986? If the answer is London’s Oxford Street, then there is a distinct possibly you may have […]
September 1, 2018

What are we talking about when we talk about agility?

The second best-selling management book of all time (after Dale Carnegie’s How to Win Friends and Influence People) is Management: Tasks, Responsibilities, Practices by Peter F. […]
July 12, 2018

Admin cards, acetate scoring keys and algorithms

Admin cards, acetate scoring keys and algorithms By Ian Kershaw, Senior Client Director Firstly a confession – I’m not a psychologist of any flavour, occupational or […]
April 26, 2018

Sova Strategic Roundtable – ‘Where digitalisation meets people’

On 20th April, we were delighted to bring together a group of senior HR practitioners from a diverse range of organisations including financial services, law, media […]
March 25, 2018

Reflections on Changeboard Future Talent Conference 2018

There was something very apt about the Changeboard Future Conference 2018 being hosted at the historic Royal Geographical Society. Founded in 1830, the Royal Geographical Society […]
March 8, 2018

Predicting the unpredictable

Selecting the talent that will future-proof your business Radical changes in the world of work are not a new phenomenon. In 1841, more than one fifth […]