The Human Element: Managing Human Capital in the New Era of Business

The Huffington Post | Aug 07, 2009
By: Jon Younger

As the economic recovery takes hold, more companies are beginning to shift their focus from survival to winning in the marketplace.

An important aspect of this shift, and the interest of this blog, is the resumption of the war for talent. Readers may remember the research by McKinsey & Co some years ago. Although we recognize that employment is a lagging indicator of growth, some of the 6 million jobs lost in the last two years will surely convert into a renewed focus on attracting, developing and retaining talented employees.

Learn the creative ways Novartis successfully develops talent.