10 ways to develop staff on a budget

Personnel Today

Sally Watson, director of executive education at Lancaster University Management School, has already seen evidence of the recession hitting training budgets. “This week a rather demoralised HR manager rang me to share the news that his organisation had changed tack suddenly to buy in a scaled-down training programme,” she says. “He was concerned that this new programme didn’t address business issues or align with strategic imperatives. It was just cheaper.”

10 ways to develop staff on a budget

17 February 2009