Conceived by Chris Grey and written to get you thinking, the "Very Short, Fairly Interesting and Reasonably Cheap" series offers an informal, conversational, accessible yet sophisticated and critical overview of what you find in conventional textbooks Engaging and entertaining in equal measure, Human Resource Management is a book about work, the people who do it and the way they are managed (and mismanaged). Raising issues that are often neglected in typical HRM texts, such as work intensification and unemployment; it explores the realities of work, workers, and the communities that are affected by HRM policy and practice. Grugulis draws on current research to provide a critical and reflective overview of the key debates in HRM today. Suitable for students of HRM, professionals working in organizations and anyone with an interest in the nature of human resources.
A Very Short, Fairly Interesting and Reasonably Cheap Book About Human Resource Management
Introduction Chapter 1: Human Resource Management Chapter 2: Is HRM strategic? Chapter 3: Skills and Training Chapter 4: Pay and Reward Chapter 5: Flexible Work and Flexible Workers Chapter 6: Employee Voice Chapter 7: Service Work Chapter 8: HRM and the Future of Work Conclusion