Research Priorities

Research priorities of HC & LI have been determined collaboratively with industry. Industry-sponsored and partnered applied research will be the focus of HC & LI. Industry Thought Leaders in Human Capital who gathered in ISB for the Thought Leader's Summit on February 16, 2018, proposed the following themes as most relevant for applied research. 

For 2018-19, HC & LI is focusing on the following research priorities:

  • Human Capital in Digital Era
  • Global Organizations: Managing Across Borders
  • Measuring Return on Human Capital
  • Architecting Leadership Development
  • Workforce Diversity and Inclusion
  • Organizational Agility