A global approach to talent: the best of the World Congress

Chubb, Laura; Phillips, Lucy
May 2008
People Management;5/1/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p12
The article discusses the highlights of the 12th World Federation of Personnel Management Associations (WFPMA) Congress that was held in London, England in 2008. With more than 500 overseas delegates from 70 countries, the audience was diverse. They were soon bound together as they heard from speakers on a universal theme, how best to retain and manage talent. Keynote speaker Charles Handy said that human resources (HR) should be the conscience of an organization.


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