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Translation of Human Resource into a Human Capital
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Volume 3, 2015
Issue 2 (April)
Pages: 50-54   |   Vol. 3, No. 2, April 2015   |   Follow on         
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Authors
[1]
Khuram Shafi, School of Management, HuaZhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China.
[2]
Liu Hua, School of Management, HuaZhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China.
[3]
Zahra Idrees, School of Management, HuaZhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China.
[4]
Amna Nazeer, Schools of Statistics and Mathematics, HuaZhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China.
Abstract
The process of understanding the model of conversion of human resource into human capital in strategic business terms has just begun. Human Capital is the strategic and coherent approach to the management of an organisation's most valued assets - the people working there who individually and collectively contribute to the achievement of the objectives of the business and this human resource is totally dependent on the behaviors of all the managers and organizational development practitioners because individual and collective behaviors are the creators of an organization’s culture and structure. Research on human capital as followed several trajectories; the extent of conversion of human resource into human capital, conversion process of human resource in to human capital and factors contributing to human capital theory. This research uses the cases of conversion process of human resource in to human capital with its affecting factors. This research has the edge of authenticity and reliability of all of its contents as it is done by questioning 98 top level managers of human resource intensive organization of Pakistan. The researchers find that the organizations need a series of interventions in the process of conversion of human resource in to human capital for prosperity.
Keywords
Organizational Development, Human Capital, Human Resource Management
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