HR is now entering 'era of business', says Orme

November 2010
People Management;11/25/2010, p11
The article features Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) chief executive officer (CEO) Jackie Orme and her keynote address during the CIPD conference that was held in Manchester, England in 2010, discussing the economic condition in Great Britain and the opportunities it opened to human resource (HR) professionals.


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