Change management and professional organisations: the case of AAT

Karen Haynes writes: We’ve worked with AAT – the professional body for accounting technicians – since 2012. In this interview, Adam Harper, Director of Strategy and Professional Standards, explains how instigating a strong change function at AAT supports governance and business planning.     KH: How did the change function at AAT develop? AH:  As… Read More

Good practice in talent acquisition: our case study collection

Anthony Haynes writes: When projects prove particularly successful, it can be valuable to capture what happened. For some years now, we’ve employed the services of our case study authors and editors, Susie Schofield and Karen Haynes to tell the stories behind the achievement of major aims in talent acquisition. We’ve now curated the highlights organised… Read More

What is the relationship between hobbies and work?

  Anthony Haynes writes: How hobbies and work are related is a question that must occur frequently to employers and employees alike. There must be some relationship, you’d think. According to Matthew Warren, a recent study from Sheffield University found that “when participants spent longer than normal doing their leisure activity, their belief in their… Read More