Category : Transition

11:24 am , August 13, 2014 0

Just the word ‘redundancy’ is enough to strike fear into the hearts of most working people, and none more than an HR manager. With its negative connotations, it’s not a word anyone wants to hear. Who wants to feel ‘redundant’, after all? Obviously, you will stress that it’s not the person but the position that [...]

10:17 am , April 15, 2014 0
Posted in: Blog, Change, Transition

With the ONS figures showing continued improvement in both employment rates and new job creation, it is important to understand the value of transferable skills and how these can be demonstrated to a potential employer. As technology and working practises change and develop, identifying your transferable skills opens up many more opportunities in roles that [...]

Our Forecast of the Top 5 Transition Trends for 2014
3:34 pm , January 14, 2014 0

We draw on our experience and insights of working closely with over 20,000 job seekers in the last twelve months to highlight some of the challenges and developments we believe organisations will be facing in 2014. 1. Job Market Improvements As suggested by a recent survey by the Association of Professional Staffing Companies (APSCO) the job [...]

Changes for the Good, Part 2
12:01 pm , November 19, 2013 0

Part 2 – Changes for the Better? Change often conjures up negative connotations, but it shouldn’t just be associated with the sometimes difficult experiences and challenges faced collectively by organisations, their senior management team and workforce. The changes that prompt business leaders and HR professionals to seek external transition support are typically organisational and are [...]

1:41 pm , November 5, 2013 0
Posted in: Blog, Change, Transition

In a new series of articles surrounding change, Working Transitions Chief Executive, Lynne Hardman, looks at the reasons why change should be embraced rather than feared. Part 1.  Engage Everyone and Face Down the Fear We’ve all heard it: ‘I don’t like change.’ ‘What’s going to happen to us?’ ‘This is not good news.’ The [...]

5:02 pm , January 24, 2013 0
Posted in: Blog, Change, Transition

Change v. Transition Welcome to the first blog post from Working Transitions.  We’ve been in business for 20 years now, helping organisations to manage change and transition with the least possible pain. Change is something that most organisations and individuals find challenging, and understandably so.  Introducing change means that something (or, sometimes, almost everything) about [...]