A quick search on LinkedIn will confirm the growing popularity of the term ‘Organisation Effectiveness’ (OE) as a job title within larger HR functions. KPMG’s own experience of working with HR Functions across multiple sectors has seen a similar increase in the use of the term. And yet, there seems a lack of consensus on what OE is, and by extension on howHeads of OE are spending their time. Prompted by one of our clients with a specific interest in defining an approachto driving OE, KPMG in the UK recently conducted research with 10 Heads of OE to find out how people were interpreting the term.
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