A must-read book (and must-see movie) on the story of McDonalds!

Without a doubt – make sure you take the time to watch (and read!) the following movie and book about the story of McDonalds: “Grinding it Out” by Ray Kroc “The Founder” starring Michael Keaton Both the book and movie offer the most compelling business case, illustrating all the gaps and factors inhibiting performance, as well as […]

Part 2: Is value overrated and overused?

For more information about Improvid Performance Consulting visit our Human Performance Improvement website. Part 2 of a series of articles on the 10 standards for Performance Improvement. The media is overburdened with “value” deals and bargains. We are continuously bombarded by retailers to buy and spend. And they find creative ways to lure us into shopping malls […]

Fantastic feedback from our HRBP workshop!

For more information about Improvid Performance Consulting visit our Human Performance Improvement website. Our recent HR Business Partnering Workshop in Johannesburg was a phoneomenal success! Here is some of the great feedback we’ve since received (and a few photographs!): “I really gained a lot of insight into what is out there in the HR space. We get so caught up in […]

HR Business Partnering Workshop

For more information about Improvid Performance Consulting visit our Human Performance Improvement website. The HR Business Partnering  Workshop will be hosted in-company and for public dates please contact Belia Nel at belia@improvid.co.za. Take a look at the programme below:   If you would like to know more about what we do, please visit our website www.improvid.co.za or connect with Belia Nel […]

The series: The 10 standards for Performance Improvement 

For more information about Improvid Performance Consulting visit our Human Performance Improvement website. Part 1 of a series of articles on the 10 standards for Performance Improvement. Most of us have a favorite pair of jeans we can slip into without thinking. It is a comfort, a habit, a self-confident feeling when wearing those jeans. Unlike a […]

Holistic performance: A systems way to achieve results

For more information about Improvid Performance Consulting visit our Human Performance Improvement website. Holistic performance is underwritten by ISPI in its 10 International Standards. In this article, I will show you how – by applying a trusted way of focusing on holistic performance – you can achieve sustainable results and impact. If you want to “dust off” your Human Resources, […]

Change performance and mitigate risk

For more information about Improvid Performance Consulting visit our Human Performance Improvement website. In the next decade, more than a third of jobs won’t need a human to do them. As Alan Hosking writes “Unless you’ve just returned from a long stint on Mars, you will be very familiar with all the talk, articles, presentations and workshops […]

HR Business Partners: Do you have ability or agility?

For more information about Improvid Performance Consulting visit our Human Performance Improvement website. 70%-80% of jobs will disappear in the next five to 10 years or possibly even sooner.  And it seems the jobs that are the most vulnerable are those of a repetitive or technical nature. The scarce skills of the future will be human skills; […]

8 Ways the Performance Improvement landscape will change in 2017

For more information about Improvid Performance Consulting visit our Human Performance Improvement website. If you’re working in the field of HR or in management, there’s no doubt that performance improvement forms a key component of your profession and daily work. But in 2017, the emphasis is on people and their performance will take on a whole new […]

Preparing for 2020: Why spending less will achieve more

For more information about Improvid Performance Consulting visit our Human Performance Improvement website. Economists are preparing us for a challenging 2017 and the goal is simple: ‘Spend less and achieve more’ to prepare for 2020.  While this might seem a difficult task, it’s undoubtedly possible for those managing performance at all levels to achieve – from the […]