Sophie Heaviside

Boiling the Ocean with a Digital HR Transformation

James Bennett has been spending the best part of 30 years working with 100s of Clients on their transformation projects sharing the best of what he has seen from other transformations (best practices). Sophie Heaviside shares what she found out.

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Sophie Heaviside

Stopping the brain drain

33% of New Starters are looking to leave within the first 6 months. Two thirds go on to leave within a year. Sophie Heaviside asks why so few of us take the time to really think about how to welcome a new employee and stop that brain drain of talent you’ve spent so much time and effort attracting.

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A keen eye for detail pays off for GrandVision’s HR team

GrandVision is a global leader in optical retailing and delivers high quality and affordable
eye care to people around the world. Their HR and IT departments based in the
Netherlands teamed up with iXerv to tackle the laborious legacy processes around their
people data, where an eye for detail is vital when dealing with such sensitive information.

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Follow the process… but trust your gut.

In the first of our regular HR secret diaries our diarist ponders on what to do when a seemingly enthusiastic new recruit doesn’t turn up on their first day. Forgivable?

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