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Why HR May Soon Be Extinct

In this LinkedIn article, I discuss why ‘HR’ must change its thinking – or soon be extinct.  There’s a reason why the comic strip ‘Dilbert’ is so popular: the average person understands that it’s true, based on their own personal experience. People who must deal with ‘the HR department’ are usually in some kind of difficult or unpleasant situation. It’s not very pleasant to be thought of as a human resource, rather than a human being, or an individual, or just a person with a life and a name.