Human Resource Development in Small Organisations: Research and Practice / Edition 1

Human Resource Development in Small Organisations: Research and Practice / Edition 1

by Jim Stewart, Graham Beaver
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

ISBN-10: 0415299608

ISBN-13: 9780415299602

Pub. Date: 02/19/2004

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

In its description and analysis of the current context of research and practice of HRD in small organizations, this collection of essays provides a comprehensive and critical evaluation of current approaches. This evaluation leads to an exploration of a number and range of HRD methods as they are applied in the small organization context and provides a range of

Overview

In its description and analysis of the current context of research and practice of HRD in small organizations, this collection of essays provides a comprehensive and critical evaluation of current approaches. This evaluation leads to an exploration of a number and range of HRD methods as they are applied in the small organization context and provides a range of examples of research and practice which will inform and support the teaching of HRD.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415299602
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
02/19/2004
Series:
Routledge Studies in Human Resource Development Series
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.81(d)
Lexile:
1400L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

1. Researching and Practicing HRD in Small Organizations Introduction to Part 1 2. Why HRD in Small Organizations May Have Become a Neglected Field of Study 3. Neither Market Failure Nor Customer Ignorance 4. Now You See It Now You Don't: Comparing Traditional and Discourse Readings of HRD in Small Organizations 5. The Big Business of HRM in Small Businesses Introduction to Part 2 6. Employee-Led Development in SMEs 7. The Practice of HRD in Small Firms 8. HRD and Knowledge Migration in SMEs 9. Knowledge Migration in Academic/SME Partnerships 10. E-Learning and Small Organizations Introduction to Part 3 11. The Management Development Needs of Owner-Managers in Manufacturing SMEs 12. The Value of HRD in Small Owner-Managed SMEs 13. Mentoring for Export Success 14. Management Development in Micro and Small Firms in Ireland

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >