Human Minds, a specialist HR and Training consultancy, was officially launched in the UAE yesterday to meet the growing need for human resources management, and to help provide business with a competitive edge through internationally certified training, team building and development.
“During a recession, HR challenges faced by companies across the world become increasingly critical. Never has the need to invest in improving management workforce skills been so great, or the stakes so high when it comes to attracting and retaining talent. Human Minds is launching in the Middle East with the aim of steering businesses to greater success, enabling every company to maximize their potential and productivity by ensuring that HR plays an integral role in business operations with a real return on investment,”
commented Geoff Spratt, CEO, Human Minds.
Human Minds goes beyond conventional boundaries by bringing an innovative and creative approach to Human Resources and provides a framework to create new opportunities through learning and innovation. As a company it is committed to improving the performance of its clients business by challenging existing practices and introducing new processes and techniques.
“We hope to bring to the UAE a fresh approach to HR and training, one that improves both individual and organisational performances and inspires and motivates those who take part in the Human Minds experience. We believe in challenging norms and going beyond the obvious with an innovative approach to the role Human Resources can play within an organisation,” explained Geoff Spratt.
Human Minds lives up to its tagline of ‘where ideas grow’ by providing clients with a training facility as part of its office set up and cementing the learning culture central to the Human Minds experience. In addition, Human Minds is the only HR and training consultancy in the UAE to provide Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) endorsed programmes, ILM courses offered by Human Minds include the ILM Level 5 certificate in Coaching and Mentoring in Management and the ILM Level 5 Certificate in Management.
Specifically developed for Human Minds, the new consultancy is also introducing the launch of its proprietary HR Mapping process. HR Mapping enables companies to conduct a business health check in line with market needs and to assess its approach to its most valuable asset – its people. The outcome of the process provides a detailed analysis of the organizations strengths as well as areas of opportunity in relation to a host of key processes aimed at driving a successful people strategy aligned to that of your business.
“Without doubt people are the key to the success of any organisation and are by far a company’s greatest asset. Human Resources is about integrating a set of values and practices into a business as a core element of a company’s strategy. We hope that Human Minds will provide businesses throughout the UAE with tools to assess areas of opportunities that exist in today’s market,” concluded Geoff Spratt.
Human Minds has clients based throughout the GCC as well as India and works with companies of all sizes and across all sectors. Its clients include large multinational brands such as BMW, MINI, Rolls Royce and Skoda to local enterprises including Ajmal, Al Areesh and E City.
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