Global HR guru Prof Dave Ulrich to lead events on the cost of human capital Johannesburg, 3 August 2016. Professor Dave Ulrich, the world’s pioneering and most sought after researcher, academic and business advisor in the field of human resources, human capital and leadership, will be back in South Africa in October 2016.
Nearly 20 years after he wrote his seminal book, Human Resource Champions, and on the back of his latest global research on HR Capability, Prof. Ulrich will present live in South Africa, giving event participants a unique opportunity to stay ahead of the HR game, and bring HR professionals, generalists and practitioners up to speed with the latest trends and insights impacting business. He will share his latest research on Building HR Capability, the Real Cost of Human Capital and his HR Outside-In model that has been tested and used successfully by organisations around the globe.
“Dave Ulrich is arguably the global guru of HR, commanding audiences around the world”, says Nicola Tyler, CEO of Business Results Group and co-host of Ulrich’s visit, together with the Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS). “If the cost of human capital is on your strategic agenda, then this one-day event - presented in both Johannesburg and Cape Town - is a superb opportunity to expose your Business Executives, Leadership Teams, HR Professionals and Strategists to the latest trends, models and insights impacting people performance.”
Commenting on his previous visit, Cathy Albertyn, Group HR Director, Coca Cola Sabco says "Personally, it has been the most beneficial one-day seminar that I have ever attended. We all have the workbook permanently on our desk as a reference manual".
Positive sentiments are echoed by Charmaine Boshoff, OD & Talent Manager, TSB Sugar who says "Excellent, wonderfully insightful and worth every cent spent. Pragmatic, business focussed HR Solutions".
Dates and venues 18 October 2016 | 8.30am – 5.00pm | Table Bay Hotel, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town 19 October 2016 | 8.30am – 5.00pm | Gallagher Estate, Midrand, Johannesburg
Prof Ulrich’s visit is hosted by Business Results Group & the Gordon Institute of Business Science and in collaboration with HR Future.
About Prof Dave Ulrich
Prof Dave Ulrich is Rensis Likert Professor of Business University of Michigan. He is an author, speaker, management coach and management consultant. Ranked as the #1 management guru by Business Week, profiled by Fast Company as one of the world’s top 10 creative people in business, a top 5 coach in Forbes, and recognized on Thinkers50 as one of the world’s leading business thinkers, Ulrich has a passion for ideas with impact. In his writing, teaching, and consulting, he continually seeks new ideas that tackle some of the world’s thorniest and longest standing challenges. His bestselling books and popular speeches shape the corporate agenda. Ulrich has written 30 books and over 200 articles.