Workplace

Workplace on CR Practitioner mapFor example:

  • Aligning HR and CR strategies

  • Improving employee engagement

What are your Desired Business Outcomes?

  1. Improving employee engagement
  2. A fully aligned CR and HR strategy

Select an outcome then browse the Knowledge, Behaviours and Resources to help you overcome the associated challenges.

1. Improving employee engagement 

Challenges

Knowledge and understanding

  • Asking clear, meaningful questions in the employee opinion survey

  • Communicating how targets are going to be achieved and creating excitement about initiatives

  • Being as responsive as possible, to help support new ideas

  • Dispersing ownership throughout the whole organisation and generating a feeling that people are part of a team

  • Supporting an internal network of advocates/ champions

  • Understanding workforce demographics and addressing different levels of interest and commitment to CR

  • Engaging with a transient workforce

  • HR literate on the subject of employee engagement

  • IT literate, enough to discuss with the IT function what may help employee engagement

  • Builds up knowledge of practical advice to give to people who want to set up programmes

  • Understanding of company culture & values

  • Understanding of company strategy

 

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Behaviours

Resources

Change Driver

Collaboration

Communication

Engages Others

Influence

Innovative

Integrity

Operational

BITC Course:

Engaging Employees through CR

 

External resource:

Cranfield University School of Management: The Doughthy Centre Guide to Guides (page 24-26)

 

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2. A fully aligned CR and HR strategy 

Challenges

Knowledge and understanding

  • Establishing ownership

  • Culture and internal politics

 

 

  • Knowledge of HR practices and strategies

  • Knowledge of CR issues that should be integrated into the HR strategy. E.g. wellbeing, equality, diversity and inclusion, employee development employee rights and welfare

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Behaviours

Resources

Builds Relationships

Change Driver

Collaboration

Technical Expertise

BITC resources

The Responsible Workplace: How to survive and thrive

Health and wellbeing at work - Workwell campaign

Diversity campaigns

Race for Opportunity Campaign

Opportunity Now Campaign

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