Juliette Alban-Metcalfe, CEO of Real World Group, has been appointed as Adjunct Associate Professor of the Australian Centre for Sustainable Business and Development at the University of Southern Queensland, Australia.
This year marks the 100th anniversary of the Chartered Institute for Personnel and Development Northern Branch, who celebrated with their most impressive conference so far at York Racecourse on 6th & 7th June.
August sees the annual Asia Pacific Congress on Health Leadership, organised by the Australian College of Health Service Managers (ACHSM), and hosted this year in Canberra from 28th to 30th August.
The first, entitled “Changing the Culture of the NHS” (27th April) addresses the pressing needs of NHS Boards to know how to effectively respond to the Francis Report on the findings of the Mid-Staffs review of quality and care in the NHS.
The chapter, entitled “Career Development and Appraisal” focuses on the range of formal and informal approaches to career development and appraisal that organisations and individuals undertake, with a particular focus on diversity, potential bias, and operating in the new business climate.
The article, entitled, “Reliability of the leadership competencies and engaging leadership scale” describes new evidence of the impact of leader behaviour on employees’ wellbeing at work and positive attitudes to work.