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HR roles and responsibilities

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  • Date:
    30 March 2021
    Type:
    Podcasts and webinars

    Podcast: HR's response to COVID-19 and key metrics

    How has HR risen to the challenges of COVID-19? Senior HR practice editor Noelle Murphy takes us through the latest findings from XpertHR's annual survey of HR roles and responsibilities.

  • Date:
    24 December 2020
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    Emerging HR roles to look out for in 2021

    Earlier this year, digital solutions firm Cognizant revealed 21 HR roles that are expected to emerge over the next decade. Caroline Leroy, chief people and fulfilment officer at Payfit, outlines the ones employers are most likely to begin recruiting for in 2021.

  • Date:
    27 July 2020
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    HR resilience required during fallout from COVID-19

    HR's role in supporting employees and the business during the expected recession will test the skills of the profession, but the experience of the 2008/09 recession can consolidate HR resilience that will benefit all.

  • Date:
    24 February 2020
    Type:
    Survey analysis

    HR roles and responsibilities 2020 survey: Key metrics

    Our 18th annual survey of the HR function reports on key metrics for the profession, including the ratio of HR practitioners to employees and budgets for HR activities and running costs.

  • Date:
    24 February 2020
    Type:
    Survey analysis

    HR roles and responsibilities 2020 survey: HR priorities by sector

    Wellbeing remains a priority for respondents to XpertHR's annual research of HR priorities, but employee engagement and retention is now a key business concern.

  • Date:
    28 March 2019
    Type:
    Survey analysis

    HR roles and responsibilities 2019 survey: Priorities by sector

    XpertHR's annual research of HR priorities puts wellbeing firmly on the HR agenda for the first time, and there is an overall shift towards employee welfare in order to maximise business performance.

  • Date:
    28 February 2019
    Type:
    Survey analysis

    HR roles and responsibilities 2019 survey: Key metrics

    Our 17th annual survey of HR roles and the HR function reports on key metrics for the profession, including the ratio of HR professionals to employees and HR budgets.

  • Date:
    27 April 2018
    Type:
    Survey analysis

    HR roles and responsibilities 2018 survey: Key metrics

    Our 16th annual survey of HR roles and responsibilities reports on key metrics for the profession, including whether or not they are used to assess the effectiveness of the HR function.

  • Date:
    18 September 2017
    Type:
    Survey analysis

    HR careers survey 2017

    XpertHR research looks at how UK HR professionals begin, manage and progress their careers in the profession.

  • Date:
    27 March 2017
    Type:
    Survey analysis

    The HR agenda 2017: priorities for the year ahead

    Our annual survey of priorities on the HR agenda finds symmetry across sectors, with learning and development headlining across the board.

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