HR has more say as role in business expands

Berry, Mike
March 2005
Personnel Today;3/1/2005, p47
Trade Publication
The article reports that according to the third annual Human Resource (HR) Benchmarks survey, a typical HR department has one HR practitioner to every 109 employees, although this varies considerably by organization size and sector. It also reveals that public sector HR departments are more likely to be organized in terms of a strategic role, including having their own budgets and documented strategies. They also spend more time on administrative activities than HR departments in the private sector.


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