• RE: Does professional citizenship resonate with you?

    Hi everyone - thanks so much for all your responses! It's great to hear your thoughts and feedback while we are exploring this idea. (And apologies if my own response is a little late - I have been off honeymooning!)

    I hope you don't mind, but I'm…

  • Does professional citizenship resonate with you?

    So, you think you’re a professional? And most of us do. Think we’re professionals. We get to work on time, roll up our sleeves, coach colleagues, advise the business, fight fires; balancing the needs of workers and organisations at the same time. And…

  • RE: A question of character

    Hi Max,

    Thank you for the warm wishes! We did include an activity inspired by these posters in the last Profession for the Future branch pack we prepared (we send the packs out to the branch committee, so they can decide if they want to run a Profession…

  • RE: A question of character

    Hi Max,

    Thanks for your comment and apologies for the delay in responding - I was off getting hitched!

    The CIPD are indeed developing a relationship with the Jubilee Centre because of the great work they're doing, and we've also been involved in a consultation…

  • RE: What do you do when you are told about aggressive behaviour but asked not to do anything?

    Hi Nicola,

    Firstly; welcome to the community. Secondly, apologies for the late response – I’ve been off getting hitched!

    I think Steve tagged me because of a discussion I started a while back - 'can you be fair and treat people as individuals…

  • Tell us your story: what impact do you make?

    On your best day, what kind of contribution do you make as a people professional? What impact do you have on individuals, on your business, on wider society?  We asked the same question at our 'Shape the future of the people profession' event earlier on…

  • Balancing business outcomes with human ones

    How do you balance the needs of all your stakeholders – from workers to shareholders to customers to the organisation itself? And even wider society? What challenges do you face? And what has helped you to overcome them?

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  • Is automation a foregone conclusion?

    Hi everybody,

    Lately I've seen so many articles, theories, predictions and conversations happening about the future of work, and in particular, automation.

    For example, some people say that automation is a foregone conclusion, and as a society we…

  • RE: A question of character

    Hi David,

    It's always interesting to hear your thoughts! And, if you read and understand the musings of Kant amongst others, you are definitely ahead of me in terms of your philosophy homework :)

    Your comment that terms like integrity, professiona…

  • A question of character

             

    I was heading into town the other morning, when I noticed a poster at my local tube station. It said "It is better to suffer injustice than to commit it", and it asked "are we helping to build a fair society?" It turned out to be part of a campaign from…