TITLE

How HR can play a role in supporting staff with cancer

AUTHOR(S)
Chubb, Laura
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
People Management;11/29/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 24, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the Working through cancer campaign launched by Macmillan Cancer Support in Great Britain. According to Joan Coyle, director of central services at Macmillan, human resources (HR) is in a prime position to make good practice in this area really work for an organisation. She says HR professionals know about the soft side of dealing with people and supporting them through practical means, but they know about the hard side too.
ACCESSION #
28005731

 

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