HR’s changing role and focus

Strategy development big part of equation for organizational leaders: Roundtable
By Sarah Dobson
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 02/06/2017

For all the talk about the future of work and the need to adapt, how is HR’s role changing and where will the challenges lie, asked Ian Hendry, president of the Strategic Capability Network and vice-president of HR and administration at Interac in Toronto.

Strategy development is part of the portfolio now for human resources leaders, according to Heather Briant, senior vice-president of human resources at Cineplex Entertainment in Toronto.

“That’s just part of the equation.”