Remote work doesn’t have to mean working alone.

Originally posted on John Yorke:
I have seen a number of articles recently that refer to the stages of remote work or maturity of your remote team as a linear progression to only one possible Nirvana. The Nirvana in question appears to be 100% independence, 100% asynchronous communication and no need to ever have any…

Challenges of working from home: the synoptic post

Anthony Haynes writes: Here we collate four posts, each of which deals with a challenge concerning working from home. Place Much blogging about working from home (Wfh) is positive in tone: many bloggers (a) advocate that employees should seek the right to work from home and (b) emphasise the potential benefits of wfh. As someone… Read More

US and UK talent sectors: Catherine King on culture and the human touch

Anthony Haynes writes: We’re delighted here to publish the second part of our interview of Catherine King  comparing the talent sector in the UK and US. Catherine has vast leadership experience in the talent industry. She is the founder of Crown Talent Assets, a US-based talent firm specialising in senior executive recruitment for North America… Read More

US and UK talent sectors compared: Our interview with Catherine King

Anthony Haynes writes: We’re delighted to publish this interview of Catherine King by Karen Haynes. Catherine has vast leadership experience in the talent industry. She is the founder of Crown Talent Assets, a US-based talent firm specialising in senior executive recruitment for North America and European markets. This builds on three decades’ experience in international… Read More

Reminders of good HR practice: how a talent agency can add value

Anthony Haynes writes: This is the second in our monthly series of posts dealing with key issues in talent acquisition. The series is inspired by the well-known quotation from Dr Johnson, that we “more frequently require to be reminded than informed“. Rather than showcase novel ideas, our aim here is to curate reminders of what… Read More