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Story of the week: What is human resources?

Human resources is an important part of any organization, playing a key role in the strength and vitality of its workforce. While working in human resources can vary between organizations and roles, the overall goal of the field is the same: to support employee recruitment, retention, engagement and overall productivity. What Does Human Resources Do? According […]

Businesses can use data stored in HR software to predict how well an applicant will fit into their company.

There’s No Such Thing as Big Data in HR

This piece from Peter Cappelli in the Harvard Business Review touches on an interesting subject. What really is “Big Data” and how does it relate to the current trends in human resources? One of the reasons for the special attention being given to big data in HR is that the department is always under pressure […]