How did the HR function evolve?

In an earlier article "What are the Career options in HR?" (Posted on December 11, 2013), we discussed on the fundamental nature of the HR function. We also addressed some important questions on the importance of the HR function as a support to business, pay and growth in HR careers. If the HR function is indeed looking [...]

Virtual HR Functions

Oflate, virtual HR function is the buzz word that we have been hearing.  Large to small organizations are in a path to take up this project of Virtual Human Resource systems, a network – based system built on partnerships and mediated by information technologies in order to be simultaneously strategic, flexible, cost-efficient, and service-oriented.  What led to[...]

Growing talent is like growing a plant …

Whenever we talk about Talent Management in organizations, I always recall this story. There was this man who was determined to grow plants that give beautiful flowers in his garden. He went to the market and inquired about the best seeds available. Upon recommendation by others and his own physical examination, he chose to buy a particular[...]