RBL Partnership in China
We are pleased to announce a new
partnership with ProHR and report the great
success of the HRCS feedback session in
China. With over 800 attendees and coverage
by more than 20 media outlets, we're excited
to continue leading the global HR agenda.
Define Your Personal Leadership Brand in Five Steps | Mar 29, 2010

by Norm Smallwood
Having a leadership brand that conveys your identity and distinctiveness as a leader can enable you to generate maximum value and impact in your work. 

To Serve the Internal Customer, Focus on the Real Customer | Mar 29, 2010

by Jon Younger
Many in HR regard internal line managers as their customers, but can HR deliver true value to line managers without a good perspective of their customers?

Eye Tomorrow’s Leaders | Mar 19, 2010

by Cord Cooper
In uncertain times, top firms hedge their bets. They strengthen their talent base. They build leaders at all levels.

2010 Axiom Business Book Awards Announced | Mar 15, 2010

2010 Axiom Business Book Awards: HR Transformation wins silver in the Human Resources/Employee Training category and The Leadership Code wins silver in the Leadership category.

How GM Destroyed Its Saturn Success | Mar 08, 2010

by Dave Hanna
A lesson in how to win at innovation in even the most traditional company—and then how to crush that innovation.

Time To Guide, Not Hide | Mar 08, 2010

by Cord Cooper
Especially in tough times, execs must build workers’ trust. A sure way to send the wrong message — go in disguise to get information like top guns on the CBS reality show “Undercover Boss.”

Why Leadership Development in Asia Is Better Than in Europe | Mar 08, 2010

by Norm Smallwood
According to the 2009 Top Companies for Leaders research, shifts in leadership development are occurring as other countries chip away at American and European dominance.

When Engagement Means Employees Like Each Other More Than Customers | Mar 01, 2010

by Jon Younger
Having happy employees who are engaged in their work is only half of it—they also have to be engaged with customers and committed to making them happy.

Looking For A Way In : The Strategy For HR To Become Strategic | Mar 01, 2010

by Rajlakshmi Saikia Bhimwal
This article gets Dave Ulrich and other HR thought leaders views on where the HR profession is today.

Hitting the Books | Mar 01, 2010

by Andrew R. McIlvaine
HR experts from around the country devised a reading list for today’s aspiring HR leaders. These are books they think are the most meaningful and offer the most insight into the HR profession.