Peter Cheese, CEO of the Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development the organisation that represents more than 150,000 HR professionals around the world gives a profound, candid, wide-ranging and optimistic interview. Subjects and themes covered include:
How HR as been centre-stage during the Pandemic and how the profession has really “stepped-up” to meet this challenge;
The new paradigms of work and how flexible/home working is allowing individuals previously excluded from the workforce an opportunity to take part;
HR now has the confidence to place itself at the heart of business as the pandemic was after all a ‘human crisis’
How the CIPD is confronting toxic workplace cultures and championing diversity and inclusivity following the Me Too and BLM movements;
The importance of community to organisations and why it’s positive to have a workforce that is representative of their customer base;
How all of the changes to how, why and where we work is a huge opportunity for the future of the HR profession.