This book, first published in 1998, is an attempt to better understand the human resource programs utilized by small firms and the basis for their choice. Much of the study is designed to provide a working framework from which to begin to understand the myriad of human resource decisions made in these companies on a daily basis. In this way the research seeks to make some contribution to the development of a theoretical grounding for human resources in the small business area. This title will be of interest to students of business studies and human resource management.
List of Tables; List of Figures; Preface; Acknowledgements; 1. Introduction 2. Building the Human Resource Strategy Model 3. Human Resource Decisions: Orientation 4. Human Resource Decisions: Practices 5. Toward a New Model of Human Resource Strategy; Figures; Appendices; Bibliography; Index
The 40 volumes in this set, originally published between 1918 and 1996, draw together research by leading academics in the area of human resource management and provides a rigorous examination of related key issues. The volumes examine interview techniques, staff appraisal, and workforce training and development. This set will be of particular interest to students of business studies and HRM.