What is Human Resources?

A Human Resources (HR) department in an organization is responsible for effectively managing its most important asset - its employees! HR is tasked with effectively managing functions such as recruitment and staffing, compensation, employee and labor relations, record keeping, legal compliance, training and development, workplace safety and corporate image. HR also partners with management to address personnel concerns, provide support and resources where needed so that managers can focus on running their department operations. Overall, HR departments serve many purposes and roles to help provide a company with structure and order, foster productivity and organizational success.

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