Coming of Age in HR

Rosner, Bob
August 2000
Workforce (10928332);Aug2000, Vol. 79 Issue 8, p57
Interviews anthropologist Jennifer James about the roles of a human resource (HR) leader. Hers plans as an HR director; Issues that would affect HR; Views on the changes in the HR profession.


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