Zukunft Personal | HRM Expo BLOG

Der offizielle Blog von Europas größter Fachmesse für Personalmanagement

Category: Occupational Health Management

The wake-up call: “Sleep affects the entire organisation”

Vicki-Culpin_onlineInterview with sleep researcher, Professor Vicki Culpin

The famous German film director Rainer Werner Fassbinder said: “I can sleep when I’m dead”. For a long time, sleep was considered as something for weaklings and slowpokes. To this day, a lot of managers boast of their ability to get by on little sleep, such as Marissa Mayer form Yahoo, Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk or Donald Trump, US presidential nominee. But recent research shows that sleep has a significant impact on managers’ performance, on their physical health and on their social and emotional life. Should organisations therefore make sleep their business as they do already with other aspects of well-being? We interviewed sleep researcher Prof. Vicki Culpin from the private business school Ashridge Executive Education, who will be a keynote speaker at the exhibition Zukunft Personal in October.

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Heading for interaction with the HR community: Why we’re entering the world of blogging

Foto: Jorge Quinteros/flickr.com.

Foto: Jorge Quinteros/flickr.com.

Welcome to our new Zukunft Personal/HRM Expo blog!

The HR community meets in Cologne once a year for an intensive exchange of ideas at Europe’s leading HR exhibition. With well over 200 programme points, the exhibition covers the full spectrum of human resources work: from recruiting and human resource services to continuing vocational training, leadership and employment law to HR software and the future of the workplace. We believe that this programme is so packed full of interesting topics and exciting, inspirational ideas on all aspects of human resources that it deserves to attract an audience outside the exhibition as well. >>MORE>>