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Why you can assert ownership of your career but not of your job

People no longer view careers the way they used to. In Voka Tribune, Prof. Dr. Ans De Vos looks back on the development of the vision on careers in the past 6 years. The focus of career policy...

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Innovative Labor Organization: the effects of organizing differently

The Innovative Labor Organization Master Class gives employers the opportunity to help keep their organization competitive, while remaining attractive to customers. Moreover, through their...

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Future Proof Workplace: the importance of a future vision of labor

We are now seeing longer working hours, automation, digitization, computerization, changing employee demands and standards. Our current context is constantly shifting and mapping future...

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Can HR learn something from Supply Chain?

by Ans De Vos and Jan Laurijssen on Jun 7, 2017 in: HR & Organizational Development

According to Professors Peter Cappelli (Wharton) and John Boudreau (USC), yes, they can! The authors give several reasons for this. Cappelli says talent management and supply chain management are...

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Rules for Focused Success…

… in a Distracted World. That’s the subtitle of “Deep Work”, a book by Cal Newport. Having read a review of this book in De Morgen in September 2016(!), I immediately ordered a copy. So, it’s now...
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Too few Belgian companies see the benefits of employees with a mental disability

by Bart Cambré and Anouk Van Hoofstadt & Benjamin Huybrechts on May 29, 2017 in: HR & Organizational Development

For a year and a half, under the collective name of ID@Work (Intellectual Disability at Work), we at Antwerp Management School and HEC Liège conducted research into the inclusion of employees...

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People managers face new challenges

by Ans De Vos and Peggy De Prins on May 8, 2017 in: HR & Organizational Development

The labor market is constantly changing. We hear only too often about the ageing population, digitalization and computerization. However, the popularity of these buzzwords highlights the fact that...

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