How I got where I am today

Weedall, Lynne; Phillips, Lucy
May 2009
People Management;5/7/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 10, p68
The article highlights the career ladder of Lynne Weedall, group human resources (HR) director at Carphone Warehouse. Weedall attended a management training program at Waitrose after leaving school. Her first job was at Tesco working at retail HR. Weedall's first director role was at PetSmart, where she learned that she has to adapt to where an organisation is and cannot just introduce methods that have worked before. At Carphone, she claims she gets to work with creative and inspiring people.


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