Strategic Business Knowledge for Senior HR Executives: An HRPS "Mini-MBA" Workshop on Financial Linkages
The article highlights the topics discussed at the "Strategic Business Knowledge for Senior HR Executives: A Mini-MBA for Increasing Your Business Acumen" workshop conducted by the Human Resource Planning Society in Atlanta, Georgia. According to author Ram Charan, a linkage is a measurable relationship to core operating priorities that create shareholder value. Michael Lanning suggested that HR executives focus on the experiences that their companies want customers to have. According to Nancy Humphries, corporate strategy centers on positioning the best value proposition to investors. William Rosner links HR priorities to economic value added through a service profit chain and a human capital investment scorecard.