Volume III, Number 4
December 1999

For Current And Emerging Thought Leaders And Senior Management

Features

HUMAN RESOURCES’ MOST EFFECTIVE PRACTICES ACROSS BEST COMPANIES
By Joseph H. Boyett, Ph.D. and Jimmie T. Boyett (with Introduction by Row Henson)
13

  THE BUSINESS CASE FOR AN EFFECTIVE HUMAN RESOURCE FUNCTION
(OR YES,VIRGINIA! HR DOES ADD VALUE)

By John Johnston
20
 

ELICITING OPAQUE OPINIONS: A VISION THROUGH MULTINATIONAL PERSPECTIVES
By John B. Kidd and Xue Li
26

NETWORKING EMPLOYEES FOR SUCCESS IN GLOBAL TEAMS: A CASE STUDY
By Aparna Joshi
34

THE CONTRIBUTION OF HUMAN RESOURCE INFORMATION SYSTEMS TO THE STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES: A SOUTH AFRICAN PERSPECTIVE
By Paul Krige
40

RECRUITING AT THE SPEED OF LIGHT: ONLINE RECRUITING AND THE IMPACT OF GLOBAL ELECTRONIC MARKETS FOR HUMAN RESOURCES
By Nancy Paule Melone, Ph.D. and Kathleen S. Hartzel, Ph.D.
49

THE SECOND INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION: HRIS AND HUMAN CAPITAL
By James W. Candler
54

POST-MODERN HR SYSTEMS (PART 4)
By Robert H. Stambaugh
62

Departments  

FROM THE Editor
By Karen V. Beaman, Jeitosa Group International
AN OVERVIEW OF ARTICLES IN THE ISSUE
3

VISIONS OF THE FUTURE:
HACKERPROOF SYSTEMS, UNICORNS, AND OTHER MYTHICAL BEASTS

By Robert H. Stambaugh
5

ON THE KNOWLEDGE FRONTIER: TIPS FOR DEVELOPING A SUCCESSFUL PERFORMANCE SUPPORT SYSTEM
By George M.Alliger and Scott I.Tannenbaum
8

WORKING IN THE CONNECTED WORLD: HOW THE INTERNET CHANGED MY LIFE!
By Valdis Krebs
98

LEGAL UPDATE: UNITED STATES: THE SALARY BASIS TEST REQUIREMENT OF THE FAIR LABOR STANDARDS ACT
By Edward Lee Isler, Esq.
101

LEGAL UPDATE: EUROPE ON THE MOVE
By Phil Jones
103

EXECUTIVE VIEWS ON HR TECHNOLOGY: TOBI D’ANDREA OF GENERAL AMERICAN TRANSPORTATION CORPORATION
By Jay R. Stright
105

HRIS CASE STUDY: OUT OF THE BLOCKS ...THE NEW RACE BEGINS
By David A. Link
107

BOOK REVIEWS
By Sharon Lampton
110

EXECUTIVE SUMMARIES
112

INTERNATIONAL PERSPECTIVES  

INTRODUCTION
By Brian Kimball
78

NORTH AMERICA: STRATEGIC HR, E-BIZ, AND THE DATA JANITOR
By Carl C. Hoffmann, Ph.D.
80

CANADA: THE CANADIAN SCENE
By Ian Turnbull, CHRP
82

WESTERN EUROPE: THE IMPACT OF THE EMU ON HR AND PAYROLL SYSTEMS
By Thomas Otter
85

ASIA PACIFIC: AUSTRALIA AND THE PORTAL MARKET
By John Macy
89

AFRICA: BALANCING ACCESS TO INFORMATION WITH SECURITY
By Philip Booth
92

LATIN AMERICA: FORMS OF AGREEMENT, SEVERANCE PAY SYSTEMS AND WORK CONTRIBUTIONS IN CRISIS
By Julián Arturo de Diego
94

   
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