How creative reward can drive innovation

| February 3, 2015

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Innovation certainly does lurk beyond the c-suite, as Grace Lewis pointed out in her recent PM opinion piece. And in a recovering, but still spluttering, economy innovation and how to promote it are near the top of the agenda for almost every government minister, CEO and HR director. Last summer, Vince Cable and Adair Turner spoke at a University of Sussex Finance for Innovation conference calling for companies to “think big” and invest. I have also spoken on the subject of HR in the role of innovator at the Institute for Employment Studies (IES) HR directors’ retreat. However, the core question remains how can HR help foster an innovation-friendly corporate culture? Aon Hewitt’s engagement database shows overall engagement levels were flat-lining in Europe last year. Perceptions of innovation actually fell back four points as cost pressures and management controls tightened.

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