How HR Spends Its Time: It is Time for a Change

John W. Boudreau (CEO) and Edward E. Lawler III (CEO)
February 2012

Over the last 15 years, the Center for Effective Organizations has surveyed HR leaders every three years regarding the HR profession, the role of HR professionals, the nature of the HR function, and the effectiveness of the HR function. In this article we report the findings from this research project, focusing on the way HR leaders report spending their time, and what this tells us about the pace of change and its future direction in HR.

G12-04 (611)