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HR Conferences

HR Conferences

We produce an exciting range of HR conferences on strategic HR and business leadership issues.  You can also buy presentations from past events and listen to some past event webinars.

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See our event calendar here or find out about our in house training courses here.  Read news about our training services here.

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Marketing Conferences

Marcoms Conferences

Our new range of events targeting topic issues for marketing and communications leaders.

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Recordings from our conferences and training material on a selection of strategic people management issues.  Watch a free sample here and join our media partner HRreview’s free webinar programme here.

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HR Consulting

HR Consulting

We can help you solve your strategy and implementation issues using our team of HR experts.

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Forthcoming Conferences


Event and product announcements
Employee Engagement Summit

Drive employee engagement with Bob Hughes at engagement summit

Director of Engage for Success Foundation, Bob Hughes will be delivering a session at our Employee Engagement Summit 2016.

Employee Engagement Summit

Join David MacLeod for current and future trends at engagement summit 2016

The Employee Engagement Summit 2016 is on the 10th March at the Kensington Close Hotel, London. We now have a...


Recruitment is shifting – time to adjust!

Recruitment is now going through a major shift at the moment, responding to the already somewhat more positive economic environment and the renewed focus on the war for talent given rising shortages, as well as the changing candidate expectations.

Workplace Wellbeing and Stress 2014

Missed a conference? Don’t fret, you can access them in the HR shop

Symposium prides itself on helping HR decision makers to create strategies that will drive their organisations forward.

Latest Blog Posts

Thought leadership and management advice

What makes millenials tick and how can we develop and retain the most talented?

According to the latest data released by the Association of Graduate Recruiters, on average a graduate costs £3,500 to recruit and £2,700 to develop.


Do you see what I see?

Sitting on a careers panel at TeenTech Surrey this month, looking out onto the expectant faces of the young people and their parents...

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Bad bosses – why they’re bad and what to do about them

Our brand new study of what makes people unhappy at work has a number of interesting findings but none more relevant (or discouraging) than this one.

Man in front of fire

Burnout or not burnout, that is the question!

I left you in my last article with the burning question (pun intended) of how to detect the signs of potential burnout.

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Is leadership development worth investing in?

I will let you decide? in my opinion though most definitely yes as put simply when you look at the 4 factors that CEO's and HRD's are judged on they can really yield fantastic returns.


Managing in the digital age

I’m speaking next week at Symposium’s Successful HR Business Partnering conference, in a session on how HRBPs can use new technologies to help them in their roles.

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Are you flexible?

We have recently heard about Amazon’s inflexible working arrangements as well as evidence accumulating that flexible and agile working can have positive effects from the point of view of efficiency.

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Customer service. Or do we mean disservice?

All too often customer service is just the name of a department.

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