The Role of HR in Creating a Culture of Innovation by Neil Reichenberg

First published on the Workforce Institute @ Kronos Blog. 

The following post comes to us courtesy of board member Neil Reichenberg. Neil is the Executive Director of the International Public Management Association for Human Resources (IPMA-HR) , a nonprofit membership organization representing public sector human resource managers and professionals.

The International Public Management Association for Human Resources (IPMA-HR) undertook a research study in 2017 that examined the role that human resources departments play in fostering innovation within their organizations. For the purposes of this research study, innovation was defined as the action of introducing and applying a new method, idea, product, or process to benefit the organization by increasing productivity, addressing challenges, or enhancing service quality.