The Human Resource Function of Harrison Brothers Corporation Essay

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The Human Resource Function of Harrison Brothers Corporation
Rabi Kiran Adhikari, EMBA, AIM 1. How does McCain view her role as human resource manager?
As a human resource manager she seems interesting in promoting the organisational performance. She said she is so much busy in defining various gaps and making planning to fill those gaps. She seems much busy in interview and selection process and also helping in training to the new staffs. She is found to be initiating for establishing the systematic disciplinary action. She is also involving in enhancing the performance by creating commission/incentives for the sales person who sales more than breakeven. By all these facts, what I found is she is doing the analysis of the
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In many organisations they fail is due to the overlapping of the function, here we also can see the same scenario so the HR function should be the focus of more on HR and supporting from Store managers only. But here store managers seems getting more focus on every angle of the job which need to be done by other department.

5. Given the organisation's size and strategic goals, evaluate the development of the human resource functions at Harrison Brothers. What problem do you see? How could its major human resource functions be improved?
In this case what I get the point is: * Organization strategy is different and department head strategy is different. * Gap are high in HR function because of the limited time and resources * HR seems only involving in selection process and not making other attention because of resource gap * HR department is lead by manager and not been able to perfor well. * Staff turnover is high * Slow process of management response * Duplication of the function * Less effective staffs
So to improve the function of HR, there is high need of the vice president who will lead the HR function and need to increase the HR manager to support in each department. There is need to develop the HR guidelines as per the strength and weakness analysis. Motivation factor for the good workers need to be

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