Human resource management (HRM) is the strategic and coherent approach to the management of an organization's most valued assets - the people working there who individually and collectively contribute to the achievement of the objectives of the business. The terms "human resource management" and "human resources" (HR) have largely replaced the term "personnel management" as a description of the processes involved in managing people in organizations.
Statistical Reference Document
Excerpt: General Explanation. Introduction: County Business Patterns is an annual series that provides subnational economic data by industry. The series is useful for studying the economic activity of small areas; analyzing economic changes over time; and as a benchmark for statistical series, surveys, and databases between economic censuses. The series serves various business uses such as analyzing market potential, measuring the effectiveness of sales and advertising p...
Introduction: County Business Patterns is an annual series that provides subnational economic data by industry. The series is useful for studying the economic activity of small areas; analyzing economic changes over time; and as a benchmark for statistical series, surveys, and databases between economic censuses. The series serves various business uses such as analyzing market potential, measuring the effectiveness of sales and advertising programs, setting sales quotas,...
Government Reference Publication
Excerpt: Public Law 87–195 [S. 1983], 75 Stat. 424, approved September 4, 1961, as amended by Public Law 87–565 [Foreign Assistance Act of 1962, S. 2996], 76 Stat. 255, approved August 1, 1962; Public Law 87–793 [Postal Service and Federal Employees Salary Act of 1962, H.R. 7927], 76 Stat. 832, approved October 11, 1962; Public Law 88–205 [H.R. 7885], 77 Stat. 379, approved December 16, 1963; Public Law 88–426 [Government Employees Salary Reform Act of 1964, H.R. 11049],...
Excerpt: We would like to thank Professors Gail Thomas and Leslie Sekerka for their guidance and assistance in the preparation of this thesis. We especially want to thank all the Marine Corps and Air Force officers who took the time to participate in the interviews. Thanks to Professor Bill Gates for taking out time to provide one more set of eyes on the finished product and to LtCol Susan Dooley USMC, for acting as a sounding board throughout this entire process.
Legal Reference Publication
Acknowledgements: This report was written by Caterina Gouvis Roman and Gretchen Moore of The Urban Institute, and Susan Jenkins and Kevonne Small of Caliber Associates. Adele Harrell facilitated the focus group, provided significant assistance with the outline, and offered insightful comments on report substance and editing; we thank her for her advice and tireless support. We also thank Dan Felker, Caliber Associates, and Cornelia Sorensen, National Institute of Justice...
Excerpt: The SMART program came about through the careful planning, development and understanding that providing secure, stable, and sufficient incomes for women in rural Lebanon was vital in serving as a step toward broader economic justice. The goal was to devel ...
Medical Reference Publication
The Intercountry Training Workshop for Paramedical Oral Health Personnel on Field
Application Methods of Oral Health Preventive Measures was held at the Regional
Demonstration, 'l'raining and Research Centre for Oral Health (RDTRCOH), Damascus, the
Syrian Arab ~ e ~ u b l ifcro,m 24 to 27 November 1996. The workshop was organized by the
WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean (EMRO) supported by the oral health
unit, WHOlhcadquarters, and hosted by the Governme...
A Regional Workshop on Environmental Health Management in
Emergencies organized by the WHO Regional Office for the Eastern
Mediterranean was held in Amman, Jordan, from 2 to 6 December 1989.
The Workshop was attended by 22 participants from 17 countries
and a number of representatives of international. agencies.
His Excellency the Minister of Health, Dr Zuhair Malhas, chaired
the Opening Ceremony and gave the Inaugural Address. In his address, Dr
Malhas praised the Easte...
Arab Gulf Programme for the United Nations Development Organizations (AGFUND)
and the Regional Centre for Environmental Health Actiiities (CEHA) of the WHO Eastern
Mediterranean Region organized a regional wokshop on the Promotion and Use of
Environmental Health Awareness Materials: Spe-cia1 Focus on Women and Children in
Amman, Jordan from 27 to 30 September 1999.
Dr Issa Ababneh, Director of the Environmenal Health Department of the Ministry of
Health in Jordan, welcom...