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human resources

The fancy word for "people." The human resources department within an organization, years ago known as the "personnel department," manages the administrative aspects of the employees.
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PMA has more than 1,300 employees including 16 employees in the Human Resources Department.
Applications for City Hall volunteers can be obtained at the city's Human Resources Department at City Hall in the Civic Arts Plaza, 2100 Thousand Oaks Blvd.
The MCA/Universal Child Care Center was developed by the MCA/Universal Human Resources Department in conjunction with child care consultants Burud and Associates, the Los Angeles-based architectural firm RIOS Associates and MCA Development.
MacLeod has been with MCA since 1979 and joined the Human Resources Department in 1989.
It can prevent both internal and external messages in breach of policy by alerting the user before the message is sent in real-time, and, if configured to do so, can also send a copy of any suspicious message to the organization's compliance department or human resources department for further review.
5 /PRNewswire/ -- KPMG Peat Marwick today named Mary Dupont to head its national human resources department.
National PEO serves as a full-service human resources department for small and medium-sized businesses throughout the United States.
Proof of purchase or lease will be submitted to the Human Resources Department, which will arrange for the rebate check to be issued.
Boerger to head the firm's Human Resources department.
In making the announcement, Anderson said, "As our workforce has grown, we have greater needs in the areas of management development as well as benefit and compensation programs, and these structural changes we are making will strengthen our human resources department.

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