NEW ROLES FOR HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT PROFESSIONALS
Empowered individuals represent something of a challenge for organizations that were previously able to exert control through the management of information. Advances in Internet and communication technologies have transformed our information ecosystem. Whereas the environment was once characterized by information scarcity, expert-led knowledge creation, and technical limits to networked communication, our new information ecosystem is defined by information munificence, user-created content, and access to open information networks across time and space. How should human resource development (HRD) ...