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  •  Human Resouces by design and intent (0+ / 0-)

    tries to treat workers as a collection of skills.
    Some younger guy can check all the boxes your dad does (or I do) and works for less.
    What HR does not account for, because it upsets their applecart, is the value of intangible experience. Since it can't be put on a check list it doesn't exist.

    In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice; but in practice, there always is a difference. - Yogi Berra

    by blue aardvark on Sun Jul 24, 2011 at 08:03:15 AM PDT

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