Why don’t people ‘get’ human resources? (Guest Commentary)Bone-headed comments on online forums show ignorance of general publicBy Brian Kreissl10/19/2015|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 10/20/2015 Awhile back, I wrote a blog post that talked about some of the misconceptions CEOs and business leaders in other functions have about HR. While there is definitely quite a bit of ignorance within the business community with respect to what HR actually does, I find the general public has even less of an understanding of what HR is all about. Lately, I’ve come across some really bone-headed comments on online forums relating to human resources — particularly from jobseekers who just don’t understand the nature and purpose of the HR function. 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.