HR has self-esteem problem, global study

HR professionals think they have a lot to offer, but business execs don’t always want to hear it
||Last Updated: 09/01/2005

Less than one-half of HR professionals around the world feel they are getting the respect their knowledge and skills deserve, according to a global survey of more than 4,300 HR practitioners by the Society for Human Resource Management.

More than 90 per cent of respondents to the survey, entitled

The Maturing Profession of Human Resources: Worldwide and Regional View