Demystifying People First

Demystifying a concept will make it clearer and more understandable. The clearer and more understandable a concept is, the more accessible it is to people, and the more you can prevent it from being used against you. And before you can demystify a concept, you need to have a clear understanding of it yourself. It’s […]

A Culture To Grow In To: The Manifesto Of Forward-Thinking Company

In the dynamic world of business, there are a few trailblazing organisations that set the benchmark for company culture. They are the pioneers, the avant-garde, and the early adopters of innovative practices that leave others watching their moves with admiration. These companies have meticulously crafted their enviable culture—one that not only emphasises essential traits for […]

HR Trends for 2024

As we peer into the HR crystal ball, it becomes clear that the 2024 workplace is undergoing a transformation akin to building bridges. Each trend is a bridge, connecting the past with the future, and HR professionals are the architects crafting these vital links. Preparing for AI Transformation – The Bridge to the Future The […]

The Reward For Work Well Done And The Opportunity To Do More

Award season is upon us, and there’s not much better recognition than to receive accolades for your deliberate investment in your people and your culture. Especially as during these last few years, we’ve all really been slogging at it. Just like numerous organisations all over the world, Spotify’s HR team has been regrouping a workforce […]

What Your CFO Always Wondered About HR But Never Dared To Ask: The Spotify HR Book Is Now Available

Today, I’m extremely excited to introduce our Swedish language readers to our latest peek inside HR at Spotify – a book! BOLD: Strategiskt HR-arbete i en ny tid (translates to: BOLD: Strategic HR in a new era), showcases a new school of thought within the HR industry. It’s about how we view our profession and […]

The Future Of Work And Beyond: Navigating Change With Intention

The last few years have brought about significant changes in the way businesses operate, and as we move forward, the landscape continues to evolve. While some companies are eager to return to a pre-Covid work environment, others, like Spotify, are embracing the Working From Anywhere initiative and exploring new ways of working. As we forge […]

Spotify Wellness Week Returns in 2022

At Spotify we know that our people are our greatest asset. We strive to offer flexibility and we believe it’s not just important, but essential, to create a safe environment for our employees. That means making time for both self and professional care, as our mental health initiative, Heart & Soul warrants.  In November last […]

Keep Your Engine Running

Preventive maintenance is key to keeping your workplace working well, but it’s important to do it intentionally. Thinking about the organisation running smoothly, like a well-oiled car, is a good analogy. Just like healthy machines, there are things that you should do to keep it in tip-top condition. Here are 6 maintenance tips that will […]