Fast forward to the future – Your guide to what’s trending in HR
We all recognise this: we live in an era of constant innovation and change, and this is no different for HR. Yet trying to keep up with HR innovations and the future of HR while managing your day-to-day work can be exhausting. Sounds familiar? Don’t worry! We’ve summarised the available knowledge on the latest Human Resources trends in this guide, in order to make them easier for you to navigate.
Business today is obviously all about people, meaning that processes, practices and trends are vastly diverse – as they should be. However, certain current HR trends are frequently featured in annual trend reports, headlines, and popping up during industry-leading events. In this guide, we will summarize our knowledge and findings on four different hot topics within HR today: HR analytics, new technologies, new work and millennials, and focusing on your employees.
Some HR trends might already be familiar to you, but we hope we can provide some clarity into how to approach these trends and how they can help you in your day-to-day work. We’ll provide an overview of current developments and provide practical examples of what they mean for you as an HR professional.
We’ve designed this guide in such a way that you can easily pick and choose the topics that are relevant to you. When you learn more about industry trends, you’ll have a better grasp on where you and your organisation currently stand. You will then be able to more easily recognise which trends you should research further. We’ll help by introducing the current industry pioneers within each trend and provide tips about how you can follow their lead. So, without further ado, let’s dive in.