It has been 6 months now from my last post. July was approaching fast and I had to think up of an interesting subject to pen my thoughts for my third post. And the mind rushed back to my B School days in mid 80s. We had plenty of books around Management that had hit the market in those days and one that stood out for me was “In search of Excellence” by Tom Peters & Robert H Waterman Jr. The book consisted stories of some reputed companies that had done exceedingly well globally over a period of time. The “search” thought pushed me to look around the prevalent practices in the world of HR. And the central theme that came to my mind was around simplification of HR. Read on!