What accounts for HRM innovations beyond the technology intervention?
SN HR is first about behaviours at the workplace: individual, team and organizational. Technology is at best an enabler and support function. The focus of the function rightly is always on behavior modification, simplification, capability development and growth. These are the main drivers of HR innovation, regardless online or offline.
Why should HR lead the innovation agenda in the organisation?
SN HR has a critical role to play in leading the innovation agenda. First, innovation is a people led activity and even the brightest of ideas can remain just that, an idea, or even worse can fail if there are not enough ideation and execution capabilities in the organization. This capability development is a unique area of HR contribution. Second, engaging with the coalface of innovation will help HR sharpen its...