What’s trending in HR now

"With the changed profile of gen X and gen Y, HR faced a new challenge of meeting their expectations, which go beyond money alone... They expect freedom, challenge, novelty, hierarchy-less culture and so on"  Follow Dr. Raj on Twitter @drraj29 Last week, we discussed how the need for essential Personnel & Administration (P&A) function evolved. In this article, [...]

Many approaches and one career

"While a job has so much of significance in our career and life, it is sometimes perplexing to see how people make career choices." Everyone needs a job. Joblessness is unimaginable in our lives. Why do we need a job so badly? It could be due to the dire need to survive or to gain a social status to[...]

You love or you hate … but you need HR!

Try asking this question – “do you like HR department?” You are bound to get mixed responses depending upon their experiences with the HR folks. When are HR people loved? When are they hated? Whenever they meet the expectations of their stakeholders, the HR folks are loved. For example, when a good compensation hike has been announced,[...]