Belfast Telegraph

HR both human and resourceful

It's an ongoing mystery in many companies - just what do the folk in human resources do all day? Well, here's one answer from the HR consultancy Ortus - they spend their time thinking up initiatives to distract the rest of the company from the fact that they are awarding themselves big pay rises. Ortus reckons HR professionals saw their incomes rise by an average of 12% last year thanks to some bumper bonuses.