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Human Resources Outsourcing

What are a few of the key points that you feel are centrally important to the strategic performance, ethical and/or social responsibility issues associated with outsourcing HRM duties?

In your response use relevant examples and references either from the course or additional resources.

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HR is the function or department within an organization that is responsible for implementing strategies and policies related to employee management. (Source: Merriam-Webster Dictionary, first used in 1961.) As such, any outsourced HRM program has to include a concern with three stakeholder groups: the organization itself, employees, and managers. It also has to be principally concerned with what the outsourced HR function would be ...

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Is it smart to outsource HR? Discusses why and why not.