Presentation Title: Attracting & Retaining the Best Talent in a Digital Age
Speaker: Mr Michael Skinner PYA Flag
Company: PricewaterhouseCoopers
Presentation abstract: Michael will review the impact of the significant technology changes which have impacted business over the last few years, focusing on the impact this has had on the people within the organisation. The Digital revolution has affected people within organisations in different ways, the increasing standardisation and globalisation of business processes, the vast increase of data and vast improvements in analytics has led to new ways of working and to the creation of new roles, such as Data Scientists which never previously existed. He will review the evolving nature of these new roles and the competition for the key skills required. Michael's presentation will follow through into a wider ranging overview of how various elements of the business such as Finance, HR and Sales are impacted by the current and expected future Digital drivers. It concludes with an overview of how successful businesses educate, motivate and retain key staff encapsulating what has worked best in terms of our experience of many implementations. This includes examples of what various organisations have done to attract into and retain the best people for the organisation when faced with the demands of the Digital Age.
Presentation begins: 07/12/2015 11:00
Presentation duration: 30
Presentation content level: 3 (1 = indepth, 5 = strategic overview)
Audience experience: All experience levels
Audience function: Customer/Senior Manager, Functional Manager, Oracle, Partner, Product Expert, Product User
Speaker biography:  Michael is an experienced management consultant with more than 30 years of international business consulting, programme management and senior line management experience. As a Chartered Accountant with significant IT experience he is able to address wide ranging business, IT and finance challenges. For the most recent 18 years he has focused on large scale technology based business transformation programmes across both Public (primarily Central Government) and Private Sectors.
Related topics: General Cross-topic: Other (topics will be specified in the abstract)
Hall: Hall 1 Level 5 Foyer

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