Top HR Teams 2017

Top HR Teams 2017

Globally, 64% of organisations believe driving innovation will be a priority over the coming 12 months, and three quarters of them hold innovation as a corporate value. The study, by PageUp and Alexander Mann Solutions, found that while there is a desire for innovation, for most organisations around the world the necessary frameworks are not in place to bring this to fruition. While 54% of study respondents had a process in place for submitting new ideas and incorporating feedback to improve outcomes, less than 40% had established processes in place for prioritising these ideas.

These results highlight the opportunity for HR teams to establish and drive enterprise-wide innovation capability within their organisations.

From personalised benefits programs to smart use of cutting-edge technology and major industry disruptions, the employers listed on HRD’s second annual Top HR Teams list are doing just that. They are pushing the envelope of HR best practice. Twenty-four teams have been selected from submissions received from readers across the region. Some have been acknowledged by external thought leaders such as Great Place to Work and Aon Hewitt; others have picked up HR-specific accolades. All are leading the way for others to follow. Want to see who’s made the grade and why? Read on...