Insights

Survey2014

Plaudits for "range and diversity" of Professional Manager

Feedback to Readers’ Survey shows that CMI’s flagship publication is striking a chord with members on all fronts

31 July 2014

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Leader development

Less than one fifth of UK employers are actively developing leaders

Research reveals that just 17% of British companies regularly identify and groom potential bosses – despite leadership development ranking as the Number One focus for firms around the world

31 July 2014

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Volunteering

Is it better to pay volunteers nothing than next to nothing?

With public-sector austerity leading to a reliance on third-sector manpower, we ask whether is it right to financially reward those who kindly give up their time for community causes

30 July 2014

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Tribunals

Tribunal fees rewarding bad bosses and pricing out claimants, says TUC

Women and the vulnerable are biggest losers since charges for employment proceedings were introduced in July 2013, union’s research shows

30 July 2014

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Banking oath

Banking chiefs need oath to regain public trust, says think tank

Finance professionals should make formal pledge to colleagues, customers and public to carry out duties in an ethical fashion, report argues

29 July 2014

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NHS redundancies

Redundancy payouts to NHS bureaucrats hit £1.6bn

Coalition’s health-service reforms have led to huge spend on departures of bosses who often end up coming back

28 July 2014

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Corporate governance and reporting serving vested interests rather than benefiting the public

A theme paper for a forthcoming London Global Convention that will discuss governance, reporting and sustainability is questioning whether a change of direction is required.

28 July 2014

Summer-2014

Summer 2014

  • MEET THE CHAIRMAN
  • Psyched to lead
  • The juvenocrats
  • Heaven and hell
Spring-2014

Spring 2014

  • INDIE KID
  • Super snoopers
  • Asian takeaway
  • Woman's world
Winter-2013

Winter 2013

  • SILVER BULLET
  • You're a liar
  • The death of thinking
  • Energy crash
Autumn-2013

Autumn 2013

  • THE SNOWBALL EFFECT
  • Room at the top
  • Glad to be unhappy
  • Future leader
Summer-2013

Summer 2013

  • THE KEY CODE
  • The trouble with X
  • Breaking your business
  • Is your boss a psycho?
Spring-2013

Spring 2013

  • LORD ABOVE
  • How to switch sides
  • Fight the good fight
  • Get over the Bric wall
February-March-2013

February/March 2013

  • CAREER WOMAN
  • Enter the moral maze
  • To flirt or not to flirt?
  • Who shares wins
Winter-2012

Winter 2012

  • BLUE COLLAR BOSS
  • Points mean prizes
  • Geek speak
  • Meet the winners