Professional and motivated employees are vital if it is to be possible to offer high quality and innovative education. The Hague University of Applied Sciences has committed itself to giving employees the scope and opportunity to develop in a pleasant working environment. Three themes were key from an HRM perspective in the year under review: organisational development, the professionalisation of staff and quality-based management. You will read more about these subjects in this section. You will also find the ‘HRM in facts and figures’ section here.