By now, it’s old news that the role of HR professionals in the modern organization isn’t what it used to be. Over the last few years, HR has evolved dramatically. People’s understanding of the importance and impact of HR has expanded, and so have the department’s recognition and responsibilities. Today, HR sits at the executive table, and organizations view HR pros as pivotal business leaders and stakeholders.
HR’s evolution has been underway for the last decade. But the pandemic catalyzed the process, forcing HR pros to think on their feet and find procedures, policies, and tech that enabled success