Evolution of Human Resource Management

 
 

Reformers were concerned wit hthe working life of individuals before 1900, whereas employees did start unions and announced strike against poor working conditions, but HR as specialised business function emerged at the end of 1900, before that supervisors used to conduct the hiring, firing, training and pay activities. the article introduces its users to the tradition role of Human Resource Management and the Emerging role of HR, Role of HR is seeing a complete transformation that is stimulated by the changing in the both micro and macro environment of the business.

Employee Engagement and Commitment

 
 

Employee Engagement and Commitment are the two of the necessary endeavors in which organization must invest its time and effort. Both are different, as engagement drives commitment, whereas the reverse is not possible, commitment cannot be achieved without employee engagement. The article discusses both the concepts in turns, first Employee Engagement is highlighted followed by the concept of  Commitment to the Organization.

Role of HR Function in Managing Organisations

HR Function Role in Organization
 
 

It is the people who have the responsibility to amanage the organisation, HR function holds plays a key part in the process of managing organizations. Human Resource Department major assignments are to provide advice, guidance, and HR services that would help in getting the best out of people, further more in the long run the emphasis is on Strategic role of HR, that would help establish a direct link between business strategy and its people. and how HR could provide continuing support for the achievement of the business strategies.

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The Concept of Strategy and Strategic Management

 
 

Strategy in simple terms refers to the plans organization formulates to meet its end objectives, Strategies are devised to ensure market success and achieve competitive advantage. Johnson and Scholes define strategy as

Importance of Organizational Structure in Organizations

Orgnizational Structure
 
 

Organization is uniform, structured and co-ordinate effort for achievement of economic/financial objectives for profit seeking firms and social for non-profit Organizations. To Satisfy Objectives, organization channel employee endeavors in unified direction and establishes means of allocating resources/responsibilities and control under arrangements referred as structure.

Ingredients of an HR Strategy

Components of HR Strategy
 
 

For Instance the business strategy is to "Accelerate product/service launch by strengthening Research and Development team". The HR business strategy must be in line with the strategies of the business organization, Understanding the business strategy, that highlights the ultimate business objective and the means to do it, HR strategies shall be formulated keeping in view the aforementioned business strategy.

Importance of Good Organisational Structure

 
 

Designing an Effective Training Event

Steps for Effective Training
 
 

Trainings are activities that are conducted to impart learning to the trainees. Important for the success of any activity is its planning. The Training Design Process is a systematic approach for developing training programs. The following figure explains the design of the training program in depth. Proper understanding of need for Training would help in clear indication of the problems that the training need to solve, the skills gaps it requires to fill, the behaviors it need to mend and the learning that it should impart, plus the necessary changes to the business it should make.

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Competence and Competency - The Difference

 
 

A business metric is any type of measurement used to gauge some quantifiable component of a company's performance, such as return on investment.

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Human Resources and Finance

 
 
 
 

Over the years accounting fraternity is on the look for a way out to the ongoing debate of whether to recognize the human resource as a financial asset. The fundamental conflict is the human nature of the resource as only non-human assets are disclosed in a balance sheet. However recognition of intangibles like goodwill always triggers the need of disclosure of HR as a corporate asset.

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Fundamentals of Corporate Strategy

 
 

Strategy, in simple terms refers to the plan one has to achieve his/her objective, its about how we would get "there", its futuristic and with the aim of attaining defined goals in the future. In other words, Strategy is the approach selected to achieve defined goals in the future.

Types and Purpose of Employee Development

Employee Engagement Activities, Strategies and Initiatives

 
 

Employee engagement has been defined as an individual employee’s cognitive, emotional and behavioral state directed toward desired organizational outcomes (Shuck and Wollard, 2010). Employees who are engaged exhibit attentiveness and mental absorption in their work and display a deep, emotional

Performance Appraisal Interviews

 
 

Threats and Opportunities both lie at the heart of performance appraisal, both the employee and the manager are locked in an emotional experience, where for the former it could be stressful and anxious experience the latter has to show how can he/she shapes things and make them simple, and create a better productive environment.

Types of Employee Training

 
 

Employee Training is more than just an event where trainer talks and trainees listen or take notes, it has far reaching effects on business and its performance both in the short and long term. Training acts as a pathway to learning, Learning drives change and change is key to survival in the fast changing business world.

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