Two worlds that need each other's expertise

Curnow, Barry
July 1995
People Management;7/13/1995, Vol. 1 Issue 14, p25
Opinion. Presents the author's views on human resources (HR) professionals and management consultants' relationship. Percentage composition of personnel and management consultants from 1960s to 1990s; Suggestion for a consultancy-skill training of HR professionals; Organizational assessment of companies; Effect of consultancy development on management change.


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