The Future of HR Summit – 2017
The 2017 edition of the annual Future of HR Summit was held on the 19th of July 2017. This is an annual gathering in which business leaders and HR thought leaders gather to discuss challenges, successors and share knowledge around hot HR topics. The summit is intended to advance strategic HR within organisations and across the economy. The main topics for discussion on the day was:
There were various speakers that spoke about the above mentioned topics. My favorite speaker of the day was the CEO of McDonalds who spoke so profound on the success story of the organization and how leadership development is their key priority.
Employee engagement was a hot topic of the day. Studies shared by Thomas International included the following.
What does an engaged employee look like:
There was a lot of engagement, debating and sharing of knowledge by everyone that participated in the Summit.
I am looking forward to the next Annual HR Summit in 2018. Thank you to Nokuthula Bonga, Brand Manager for The Future of HR for organizing such a beautiful event.