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Personal Transformation for Leaders programme

Cranfield High Performance Leadership programme

Exploring the human condition to create greater leaders As the longest-running programme at Cranfield, the Personal Transformation for Leaders course is the flagship programme at the Praxis Centre Originally launched in 1980, the personal skills programme is unlike any other at Cranfield, or any other school of management.  The focus …

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Businesses advised to improve awareness against cybercrime

Businesses advised to improve awareness against cybercrime

Companies must offer training and various development strategies to protect against cybercrime in the recruitment sector. A leading talent management consultancy has undertaken analysis, carried out by its Global Compliance Function. It found that cybercrime is one of the leading risks facing RPO firms and the wider sector over the …

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Flexible working has increased dramatically over past 20 years

Flexible working has increased dramatically over past 20 years

People working flexible hours has increased greatly over the last 20 years. Figures and analysis show that those working flexible hours has increased five-fold, illustrating the growing change in working patterns as CEOs take into account the needs of their staff more; the upshot should be improved productivity too. The …

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London job growth has increased despite Brexit uncertainty

London job growth has increased despite Brexit uncertainty

New research from the Association of Professional Staffing Companies (APSCo) has revealed job growth in London is thriving, despite ongoing Brexit uncertainties. The data found that employment in London is, contrary to opinion, showing no signs of slowing up, despite the Brexit deadline of 31 October looming. Statistics from APSCo …

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Deloitte CFO Survey reveals economic fears surrounding Brexit

The latest Deloitte CFO Survey reveals fears and concerns surrounding Brexit. According to the survey, 83% of those CFOs canvassed expect the long-term business environment to deteriorate once the UK leaves the EU – a reading not seen since the June 2016 referendum. Deloitte’s Chief Economist, Ian Stewart, said that …

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CBI President leads call for business rates system overhaul

The President of the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) believes changes in the business rates system are long overdue. In a speech addressing business leaders in central London, John Allen argued that the current system is exacerbating regional inequalities, saying the business rates system is “uneconomical, unsustainable, and frankly, unintelligible.” …

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Many businesses not GDPR-compliant one year on

Many businesses not GDPR-compliant one year on

More than two thirds of businesses are not considered GDPR-compliant one year on. This is according a poll from Europe’s number one information security event, Infosecurity Europe 2019, which revealed a lack of confidence in the application of GDPR. The poll reveals that 68% of respondents believe businesses have not …

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High Performance Leadership: promoting executive leadership

Cranfield’s High Performance Leadership programme

For almost two decades, Cranfield’s High Performance Leadership programme has revolutionised the way leaders achieve results within their organisations. It fits neatly in with the values of the Praxis Centre for Personal Leadership Development; all programmes here work differently than their industry contemporaries. A crucial element of the High Performance …

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