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Human Resource - Functions


The main functions of human resource management are classified into two categories:

(a) Managerial Functions and (b) Operative Functions

(a) Managerial Functions

Following are the managerial functions of Human Resources Management.

  • Planning
  • Organisation
  • Directing
  • Controlling
(a) Operative Functions
  • Procurement of Personnel
  • Development of Personnel
  • Compensation to Personnel
  • Maintaining Good Industrial Relation
  • Record Keeping