How HR made a difference at work

October 2008
People Management;10/30/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 22, p42
The article illustrates how human resources (HR) made a difference at work. A four-year programme, known as EssexWorks, was launched in spring 2008 at Essex County Council to make the county a place that provides the best possible quality of life for all who live and work there. The Leadership Academy, a bespoke senior management development programme, was also launched in recognition of the importance of excellent leadership for EssexWorks to succeed. They learned that success depends on the programme being an essential part of the day job.


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