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Why hiring over-qualified people is a good idea – new research

Organisational Success Podcast

Over-qualified workers are increasingly common It is common these days to find overqualified professionals working in a wide variety of jobs that do not require their level of qualification, skills, knowledge and experience. Additionally, many jobseekers these days intentionally omit academic qualifications, work experience and senior roles they have held in order to obtain a […]

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How an organisation’s employment expansion impacts its long-term survival

Research Briefing

Keywords: organisational survival, organisational long-term survival, employment, employment growth One of the oft quoted figures about entrepreneurial start-ups is the high percentage of failures. Estimates of new business failures tend to coalesce around the 60% to 85% mark within the first three years. Previous studies have shown that the risks associated with small organisational size […]

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What technology is doing to our jobs and HR development

Research Briefing

Keywords: technology, jobs, employment, human resources, HR, HRD, human resource development, organisational learning, learning, learning and development There have been a number of scare stories in the press in the last year or so about the impact that technology, robotics and artificial intelligence will have in the workplace. These press articles are often based on […]

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