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04-27-2017  | 0 Comments  |  by Tom Haak  |  Published in News

HR Innovation Day 2017 This years HR Innovation Day will take place on May 20, in Leipzig. The organisation is in the hands of Peter Wald, of HTWK Leipzig. As last year, the HR Trend Institute will be present. Tom Haak will give a keynote on “Artificial Intelligence: threat or opportunity for HR?”. On HR […]

04-26-2017  | 0 Comments  |  by Tom Haak  |  Published in Trends in HR

Illustrations: Studio Fee Overbeeke HR Trends for 2017: 10 HR trends for 2017 1: The Consumerisation of HR 2: Improving Performance Consulting 3: From Individuals to Networks of Teams 4: Man-Machine Collaboration 5: Algorithm Aversion 6: HR Operations in the Lift 7: Who owns the people data?  8: One size does not fit all 9: The […]

04-21-2017  | 0 Comments  |  by Tom Haak  |  Published in Blog

HR Tech MeetUp dedicated to the Employee Experience On April 20, 2017, there was a session of the HR Tech Meetup Netherlands dedicated to the Employee Experience.  This was a very lively and inspiring MeetUp, with more than 100 people, who gathered at the office of Booking in Amsterdam. Wendy van Ierschot (of Van Ierschot)  gave […]

04-19-2017  | 0 Comments  |  by Tom Haak  |  Published in News

‘Future Jobs’ are in the air! VNO-NCW with ABN AMRO organise a network meeting on June 6, 2017,  with the theme: “Jobs of the Future”. Although the title is in English, the meeting will be in Dutch… Lucas van Wees, Han Mesters and Rob Witjes will speak, and there will be ample time for dialogue […]

04-18-2017  | 0 Comments  |  by Tom Haak  |  Published in Trends in HR

Last week I was interviewed for a Dutch radio station, about the future of work. The program was considering the future of work: what are promising jobs for the future, what are future-proof skills and what is the best advice you can give to your children with respect to their studies and career choices. Some considerations […]

04-12-2017  | 0 Comments  |  by Tom Haak  |  Published in News

  On April 11, 2017, the Dutch radio station BNR explored the future of work. Rens de Jong of BNR interviewed Rob Witjes (UWV), Bas van de Haterd (author of “10 Banen die verdwijnen & 10  Banen die verschijnen“) and Tom Haak of the HR Trend Institute. Which jobs will disappear? What are the jobs of […]

04-11-2017  | 0 Comments  |  by Tom Haak  |  Published in Trends in HR

Having participated in various HR Conferences the last months, I was able to collect some new HR job titles. A list that can inspire you, when you still are in need of a job title. The Leader Chief Happiness Officer Chief Human Capital Officer Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) Chief People Officer Director of Employee […]

04-10-2017  | 0 Comments  |  by Tom Haak  |  Published in Trends in HR

Talent Management Trends End 2015 we published our article “10 Talent Management Trends for 2016“. Most of these trends are still very actual. In this article, we want to focus on number 9: internal and external talent pools are considered. Internal and External talent pools are considered The focus of talent management in organisations is […]

04-3-2017  | 0 Comments  |  by Tom Haak  |  Published in Trends in HR

HR tends to make things too complicated. Four ways to keep it simple in HR. Keep your HR team small Once upon a time I had the luck to lead an HR top team. A small corporate team with five people. All A-players, with the ability to get high quality work done, and looking at […]

03-28-2017  | 0 Comments  |  by Tom Haak  |  Published in Blog

The attention to people analytics has increased enormously over the last few years. Many organisations have established people analytics teams, and several promising start-ups have developed software that can help HR with people analytics. The assumption is that if we have access to the right data, if we have the right analysis tools and clever […]