The latest XpertHR Benchmarking research looks at how HR
departments are changing in terms of size, influence and
UK HR departments have been shrinking over recent years, XpertHR
benchmarking research finds:
Benchmarking HR roles and responsibilities in 2012
These are among the key findings of XpertHR's
10th annual benchmarking survey of HR roles and responsibilities, based on
responses from 334 organisations with a combined workforce of 360,604
XpertHR Benchmarking subscribers can
access the results data from this survey in the following ways:
Benchmarking HR influence and effectiveness in 2012
The survey also looks at how HR departments rate themselves in terms of influence
in 2012, and finds that the influence
of HR is growing: across the whole economy, three-fifths of HR professionals surveyed by
XpertHR say that HR's
influence throughout the organisation has grown over the past two
HR rises to the challenge
HR departments feel they have reacted well to the challenges of the past year
and performed effectively:
If you have any comments or queries about this survey, or about XpertHR
Benchmarking, please don't hesitate to contact me directly.
Michael Carty, benchmarking editor
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