what are the qualities of a human resource assistant?
I am applying for a job in human resources and I was wondering if there are specific qualities that are needed for such a position
Asked By: David S - 10/23/2007
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1) The ability to recognize the balance between managing the employers interests (priority #1) and the interests of the employee's... More
Answered By: thealphafemme - 10/26/2007
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Some of the ideal qualities in a human resources assistant include the ability to multi-task (efficiently :), great communication skills as well as organizational skills, a pleasant phone manner (and ability to use a multi-line phone), perhaps Microsoft office, Exel, Powerpoint, a great work ethic which is caring about... More
Answered By: jannsody - 10/23/2007
Discretion - don't gossip, don't fall in with a group in the office that like to bad mouth others or the company... More
Answered By: hr4me - 10/23/2007
Integrity - as a means of building and managing relationships and being considered trustworthy Confidentiality - no need to explain
Answered By: Danese S - 10/24/2007
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