The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development

Next Generation HR





"As both a long-term HR Manager and Consultant I feel the role of HR as both 'Provocateur' and 'Corporate Conscience' is not only essential but almost inevitable within a healthy organisation.

Peter Cunningham, Chartered FCIPD


Our Next Generation research looks at the changing nature of HR and some of the best and emergent next practice work that HR functions are engaged in.

The report defines the key element in HR’s ongoing evolution of our thinking conducted with senior leaders in the profession and the HR leaders programme. 

Next Generation HR: Insight Driven

Download Time for change: towards a Next Generation for HR

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    Next Generation HR in Asia

    Phase two of our research focused on innovative HR leaders in Asia, and sought to identify the essence of the Asian brand of Next Generation HR.