Chief says civil service HR is making great strides

April 2008
People Management;4/17/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 8, p9
The article focuses on the claim made by British civil service human resource (HR) chief Sir Gus O'Donnell that HR is making very good progress following capability reviews to assess the performance of central government departments. He said the criticism of HR in the reviews had led to resources being brought in from outside to strengthen and increase the professionalism of the function. Getting boards to focus on people issues was crucial to improvements.


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