Outsourcing Your Human Resources Functions
Source: Nelson Staffing
One of the hot topics in human resources (HR) today is the trend toward outsourcing. In a recent survey by The Conference Board, more than three-quarters of companies who responded reported that they currently outsource a major HR function or plan to in the near future. And a recent SHRM study reported that more than 42 percent of employment and recruiting functions have been outsourced. According to Dataquest Inc., the HR outsourcing market in the U.S. is expected to grow from a $21.7 billion industry in 2000 to a $58.5 billion industry by 2005. This executive white paper will explore some of the drivers behind the movement and present with a strategic overview of outsourcing.