Estimated reading time: 0 minutes, 42 seconds

How HR Can Help Firms Run Lean During a Pandemic

The Covid-19 pandemic has highlighted the need for companies to operate lean and there are a number of ways human resources can help make this a realty. So reports Forbes.

corona 4893276 640 smallReviewing all salary positions and deciding what is necessary or how some could be combined is crucial for businesses to stay competitive during rough times, Melissa Bolton, HR manager/director at Perlon-Hahl Inc., writes for Forbes. Another way to maximize efficiency is to cross-train staff to offset the negative impact from turnover.

“This helps make sure everyone is working as a team. As a human resources manager, could you put your boots on and go to the warehouse if need be?” Bolton writes. “Would your operations manager [work] in the plant when needed? Can the sales team help out with packing in a pinch?”

Read the full article from Forbes.

Read 180 times
Rate this item
(0 votes)

Visit other PMG Sites:

click me
PMG360 is committed to protecting the privacy of the personal data we collect from our subscribers/agents/customers/exhibitors and sponsors. On May 25th, the European's GDPR policy will be enforced. Nothing is changing about your current settings or how your information is processed, however, we have made a few changes. We have updated our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy to make it easier for you to understand what information we collect, how and why we collect it.