Fearing math just doesn’t add up (Editor’s Notes)CFOs – the ‘numbers people’ – care about HR metrics. A lotBy Todd Humber11/05/2012|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 11/06/2012 Journalists, as a rule, hate math. Most of us entered the profession because we’re good with words, not numbers. Maybe that’s why I get along so well with HR professionals.HR is all about people, after all, and the majority of the HR professionals I’ve talked arithmetic with have expressed a similar loathing of number crunching. Despite my feelings about mathematics, I use a calculator every day. Just flip through the pages of this issue — you’ll be hard-pressed to find stories that don’t contain figures, percentages, ratios and more. My math teachers, amid comments of “I told you math affects everything,” would be proud. To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.