Personnel chief attacks human resources label

first_imgRelated posts:No related photos. The term human resources is demeaning to working people and sends the wrongsignal to staff, according to one of the UK’s most experienced personneldirectors.In a scathing attack, Mike Judge, of car firm Peugeot, said employers usingthe HR title send a message to staff that they are only as important asmachines.”Of course what we do and how we do it is more important than what wecall ourselves, but… the trend of calling ourselves the human resourcesdepartment sends out signals about our profession that I hope are nottrue,” Judge argued.”I am no dinosaur but I am a personnel director. I do not think we needto invent jargon to describe our responsibilities for people.” Previous Article Next Article Comments are closed. Personnel chief attacks human resources labelOn 8 Feb 2000 in Personnel Todaylast_img

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