With a new financial year upon us, businesses are busy with planning for the year ahead.

But while focussing on compliance and results, don’t forget to plan for the most important asset of all: your people.

Having a well-planned people strategy is essential for a happier, more engaged workforce and for business growth.

What is a people strategy?

Alex Hattingh is Chief People Officer at Employment Hero, an organisation which offers tools, resources and expertise for small and medium sized businesses and their HR needs.

Hattingh says it’s vital that businesses develop a people strategy, which is a plan for how businesses will deliver their business strategy through people.

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