Whether it is a service-based business that generates revenue through talent that has the ability to create and keep a loyal customer base or a manufacturing-based business that relies on talent to create, process or distribute products, it is the people in the organization that contribute to growth and success of that organization. However, at GS Plumbing, there is a growing concern from the owner and HR head over manpower issues despite the facts that there is great opportunity for their business and the company has expanded its operation year on year. The following report outlines some analysis on core issues confronting HR department at GS Plumbing with some recommendations for the firm to proactively and reactively answer to those issues. With its expansion from one-man, one-van plumbing firm to a business of 16 plumbers completely equipped with vans; it appears that GS Plumbing has been very thriving in its enterprise of repairing the leaks.
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