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Outlook for mid senior level corporate affairs hiring
There is no doubt that Brexit will further extend a period uncertainty and we all know in periods of uncertainty, investment decisions are postponed. This applies as much to strategic hires as it does to capital expenditure. Although the last six months have seen some senior level hiring in corporate affairs, activity levels have undoubtedly declined year on year. In…Read more »
Our guest blogger Hans - Kristian Bryn provides his view on reputational risk and the role of the CAD
Reputational risk - where do the responsibilities of the Corporate Affairs Director start and end? A view by our guest blogger Hans-Kristian Bryn, an international risk management and governance advisor, formerly UK leader of Deloitte’s Strategic Risk Practice. Reputational risk management is a hot topic and often debated with and amongst Corporate Affairs Directors (CADs). However, CADs are only one of the…Read more »
Who should play the role of consigliere to the CEO?
In a recent article in HR Magazine, Richard Hytner suggests that the HR Director is the most obvious person to play the role of consigliere to the CEO. He has just published a book called ‘Consigliere: Leading from the Shadows. There is no doubt CEOs have a lonely job and most would admit to…Read more »