Moody's confirm Luxemburg's AAA rating

Moody’s: AAA rating for Luxemburg

Great news for Luxembourg: The rating agency Moody’s has confirmed Luxemburg’s AAA rating with a stable outlook. One of the main reasons is “Luxembourg’s robust growth performance and extraordinarily high wealth levels”. Some further reasons are a “very strong institutional framework, reflected in very strong governance indicators and effective financial services sector regulation and supervision”…

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The talents have won!?

The talents have won!? Paperjam contacted me to share my insights on the current recruitment needs at multinationals. Want to know what I think about the war for talents and how we face it? Click the link to read the article! Thetalentswon?!   By the way: I now also have a dedicated finance blog where…

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Sell your HR services – yes, do it!

Sell your HR services Take the example of external HR consultants. How are they selling their services? They provide the customer with the (added) value of their services and the customer pays a price for this service. And now, imagine you were an HR consultant. How would you “sell” your service? One possibility would be…

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Can HR Operate (More) Like A Profit Center?

Traditionally HR, similar to other departments like Finance/ Accounting, Marketing, Compliance or Legal, is branded as a cost centre. All these departments are somehow necessary to keep the business running and support the other departments but they are not considered as driving any direct financial return to a company. The perception that HR and the…

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