People Management and Performance

Book Name : People Management and Performance

By by John Purcell, Nicholas Kinnie, Juani Swart, Bruce Rayton, Susan Hutchinson

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Written by : by John Purcell, Nicholas Kinnie, Juani Swart, Bruce Rayton, Susan Hutchinson

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Do human resource management practices actually work? This timely and engaging volume examines the links between people management practices and organizational performance. Focusing on the implementation and impact of HR strategies, the book puts forward a model, which draws attention to: The importance of the culture and values of the organization The needs of professional knowledge workers The links between human resources and performance People Management and Performance takes a critical view of how and why HR practices have had a positive impact on a range of organizations and also considers the implications for theory and practice. Incorporating case studies from well known organizations, such as Nationwide and Selfridges, this book will be of interest to graduate students of HRM and business and management, as well as practitioners working in the field. Taylor and Francis; July 2008 ISBN 9781134089710 Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure EPUB format Title: People Management and Performance Author: John Purcell; Nicholas Kinnie; Juani Swart; Bruce Rayton; Susan Hutchinson Imprint: Routledge Subject categories Business and Commerce > Business Economics > Commerce Business > Human Resources & Personnel Management Business > Labor Business > Office Management Business > Organizational Behavior Professions and Applied Sciences Social Sciences ISBNs 0203885600 9780415427791 9780203885604 9781134089710 9781134089703 About The Author John Purcell is Strategic Academic Adviser at Acas and Research Professor at the Industrial Relations Research Unit, Warwick Business School. Nicholas Kinnie is Reader in Human Resource Management at the School of Management, University of Bath. Juani Swart is a Senior Lecturer in Organizational Studies at the School of Management, University of Bath. Bruce Rayton lectures in Business Economics and Strategy at the School of Management, University of Bath. Sue Hutchinson is Principal Lecturer in HRM at the University of West of England Business School.

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John Purcell is Strategic Academic Adviser at Acas and Research Professor at the Industrial Relations Research Unit, Warwick Business School.

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Business and Commerce - Business Economics - Commerce Business - Human Resources & Personnel Management Business - Labor Business - Office Management Business - Organizational Behavior Professions and Applied Sciences Social Sciences

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0203885600 - 9780415427791 - 9780203885604 - 9781134089710 - 9781134089703

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