When disaster strikes, it becomes clear who essential workers are. As the Covid-19 pandemic rampantly spreads across the globe, we are seeing the value in professions that may have, at times, been overlooked. While frontline healthcare workers are obviously playing a vital role in fighting the virus, another group is proving essential during these unprecedented times for employers. These people work in human resources. “Our advice is already shifting to safely reopening premises and business restructures as organisations adapt to a workplace where remote working is more widespread. It is clear that the role of HR has significantly broadened during…
George Clooney and Anna Kendrick in the film Up In The Air, where they both portrayed “corporate downsizing experts”.