8-24-11 - human resources 19:14 Human Resources (HR) the...

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human resources 19:14 Human Resources (HR)- the people an organizations employs to carry out various jobs,  tasks, and functions in exchange for wages, salaries, and other rewards  What is human resource management (HRM)? The comprehensive set of managerial activities and tasks concerned with developing  and maintaining a qualified workforce—human resources—in ways that contribute to  organizational effectiveness  HR in the 21 st  century Contemporary HRM perspectives Recognizing the importance of people as a resources of competitive advantage Hiring, rewarding, and managing people effectively within the limits of the law Balancing legal ethical concerns with the needs of the organization Civil war  (1964) **Every single HR: is regulated by the government (state, federal, etc.)  global economy has made everything more competitive  in the 70’s 80’s and 90’s American companies had to re-do HR to do better
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This note was uploaded on 02/13/2012 for the course MGMT 3320 taught by Professor Hightower during the Fall '11 term at LSU.

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