In the global age, organisations are increasingly focused on the big picture. But, with the means to connect with anyone anywhere, the value of the individual is diluted. This can affect how people perceive their organisational worth, affecting their productivity and your ROI, says Greg Morris, CEO, MMG.
Several studies indicate that the world of work will change radically in the next two to five years. Health and safety concepts that focus on the individual, like lean manufacturing, organisational excellence and the learning organisation, will become fundamental to the sustainability of organisations of the future. But what does this mean for businesses on the ground?
Organisational health and safety is a multidisciplinary field concerned with the safety, health, and welfare of people at work. Important national and international laws, standards and guidelines exist to govern this arena, with the potential to reduce costs to your organisation, the employees themselves, and the communities in which they're a part.[Full Story.]