This is a grounded, critical and well thought through introduction to the subject. It is conscious of major debates yet able to explain them in a subtle and meaningful way. The book presents the reader with the tensions and realities of HRM, inviting them to realise the ways in which management is structured in relation to workers.
This is a wonderfully entertaining and student-friendly introduction to Human Resource Management. It is a real page-turner, full of vivid examples from well-known organisations. It is argumentative and challenging in tone, and as a result far more fun and enlightening to read than most introductory books.
It is more than "fairly interesting" - it warrants a position on every HR professional's book shelf...Grugulis presents the reader with genuine insight into the tensions and realities of HRM in today's organisations. Choose a chapter that reflects your particular interest vis HR and take a look - it will hook you in to read the rest and, hopefully, get you thinking.