Human Resource Outsourcing: Optimizing Lab Performance and Profitability

Lawson, Hedley
July 2010
LabTalk;Jul/Aug2010, Vol. 38 Issue 15F, p44
Trade Publication
The article discusses the importance of human resource outsourcing (HRO) in maximizing the efficiency and profitability of optical laboratories. It cites findings from a survey of small and medium-sized businesses conducted by Hewitt Associates, including the rating given to 25 of 26 HR outsourced services by 89 percent of respondents as being effective or highly effective. HRO services that laboratories consider outsourcing are listed including development and implementation of recruiting strategies and processes and contemporary talent acquisition.


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