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Competency Based Human Resource Management

Competency Based Human Resource Management

First Edition
  • Anindya Basu Roy - Director, Prime on Line Private Limited, Kolkata
  • Sumati Ray - Professor, Indian Institute of Social Welfare and Business Management (IISWBM), Kolkata
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May 2019 | 268 pages | SAGE Texts

An analytics-based approach to competency modelling and assessment as the pivot for HRM

Competency Based Human Resource Management presents a practice-oriented approach for building organizational competency at the workplace to achieve organizational goals. Useful for students and practitioners of HRM, this book adequately balances theory and illustrations to elucidate the application of analytics in competency modelling across varied industry domains and verticals. Along with methodology for developing reliable and valid psychometric tools for assessment, the book elaborately covers two most popular approaches—Assessment Centre and 360 Degree—in conjunction with relevant statistical tools. With more than three decades of industry and academic experience, the authors, through this textbook, aim to help readers gain conceptual as well as practical insight into competency modelling, competency assessment and the integration of competency models into HRM.

Key Features:

• Emphasis on how to design and roll out competency-based HRM applications. 

• Includes case studies and real-life examples. 

• Includes crucial post-implementation phase of a competency mapping project. 
Introduction to the Concept of Competency
History of the Competency Movement
Developing a Competency Model
Principal Approaches to Assessing Competencies
Designing an Instrument for Competency Assessment
Competency-Based Recruitment and Selection
Competency-Based Training and Development
Competency-Based Performance Management
Competency-Based Career and Succession Planning
Role of HR Department in Setting Up a Competency-Based HRM System

Anindya Basu Roy

Anindya Basu Roy is a B. Tech (Hons) from IIT Kharagpur. Subsequently, he did his MBA from the Indian Institute of Social Welfare and Business Management (IISWBM, Calcutta University) and his PhD in management from West Bengal University of Technology (WBUT, now known as Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal). His thesis is related to the mapping of managerial competency for the IT sector and developing a psychometric tool for assessing the competencies mapped. He has over 13 years of work experience in engineering,  management and consultancy, both in India and the United States... More About Author

Sumati Ray

Sumati Ray is an MSc in applied psychology from Calcutta University. Subsequently, she did her PhD in applied psychology from Calcutta University.She started her career with the Indian Institute of Psychometry in Kolkata. She rose to become the joint director for research and development at the institute. She was instrumental in designing several psychometric tests for employee selection.Dr Ray subsequently switched to academics, and after having a stint with the Institute of Modern Management as a faculty, she joined IISWBM. As an academician, apart from teaching, she has been a prolific contributor ... More About Author

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ISBN: 9789353282974