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Title HR to the rescue [electronic resource] : case studies of HR solutions to business challenges / Edward M. Mone and Manuel London, editors
Imprint Houston, Tex : Gulf Pub. Co., c1998
book jacket
Descript 1 online resource (xvi, 280 p.)
Series Improving human performance series
Improving human performance series
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Human resource development and organizational transformation (Edward M. Mone and Manuel London); Applying human resource technologies in support of strategically driven transformational change at Thermo King (Lyle Yorks); Surveys and survey feedback: essential ingredients in organizational change (Dennis J. Adsit); A close look at organizational transformation: what works and what doesn't (Thomas Diamante); Developing the next generation of leaders: a new strategy for leadership development at Colgate-Palmolive (Jill Conner and Coleen A. Smith); Creating a global world-class investment bank through transformational human resource development (Stephen John); Transforming human resources to create a global world-class investment bank (Stephen John and Carol Gorelick); Career dynamics in a major commercial bank exposed to downsizing and strategic reorientation (Henrik Holt Larson, Lilian Morgensen and Tanya Rytterager Olsen); Today's special: career development in a Spaghetti organization: think the unthinkable in a dynamic network organization (Henrik Holt Larson and Stinne Madsen); Transformation in the pharmaceutical industry: HR's prescription for success (James B. Shillaber)
By looking over the shoulders of fourteen forward-thinking, proactive HR professionals, you will gain a lifetime's worth of experience. These experts reveal how you can demonstrate your value to your organization by offering human resource solutions to organizational problems. Find out how these practicing human resource professionals went beyond their traditional HR roles and actually helped shape the futures of companies such as: * Thermo King * Colgate-Palmolive * Swiss Bank Corporation-Warburg * Den Danske Bank * Oticon * Berlex Laboratories 'HR to the rescue' tells you in complete detail exactly how the fourteen practitioners helped their companies achieve their strategic business objectives. You will see how they diagnosed the situations, determined what HR could contribute, designed new programs and processes to drive and sustain behavior change, and worked with organization leaders to ensure the success of their change management efforts. These insightful cases provide you with a true-to-life perspective. They illustrate what really happens in this imperfect world of organizations, where things rarely go as planned. Learn the lessons these practitioners have to share - and then step in, both affirmed and refreshed, to rescue your business with effective, integrated HR solutions
Description based on print version record
Link Print version: HR to the rescue. Houston, Tex : Gulf Pub. Co., c1998 0884153975 9780884153979 (DLC) 98020775 (OCoLC)39162265
Subject Personnel management -- Case studies
Organizational change -- Case studies
Human capital -- Case studies
Personnel -- Direction -- Cas, Études de
Changement organisationnel -- Cas, Études de
Ressources humaines -- Cas, Études de
Personeelsmanagement. gtt
Organisatieverandering. gtt
Human Capital. gtt
Electronic books
Alt Author Mone, Edward M
London, Manuel
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