The administration is linked to the performance and operation of the organizations . The term has its origin in the Latin language: I will minister ("to serve" ) or ad manus trahere ("drive" or "manage" ). A resource On the other hand, it is a medium of any kind that contributes to achieving what is intended.
The resource management , therefore, consists of the efficient handling of these means, which can be both tangible and intangible. The objective of resource management is that they allow the satisfaction of interests.
The people , he money , the technology and until weather they can be considered, depending on the context, as resources that can be managed. The correct assignment of functions of each of these resources will help to make the operation of a set more efficient.
Within any company when talking about the administration of resources, the correct management, use and development of four types of resources are being discussed in a fundamental way:
Financial When referring to them, we are mentioning all the monetary resources that are fundamental for the development of the company in question. These can be of two kinds: own, such as cash and stocks; or outsiders, such as bonds, loans granted by banks or various types of loans.
Materials. Under said umbrella are included all those goods, of tangible type, that the entity possesses and which are those that allow it to provide the services it performs. Based on this meaning, we would find two clearly defined resource groups: those related to facilities (offices, factories, tools ...) and raw materials, whose name would also include products already made.
Technicians In this case, it is the resources that are essential to coordinate and manage other types of resources. In this way, we would find elements such as brands and patents, production systems, sales mechanisms ...
Humans. When managing this type of resources, which become the set of employees of a company, the people in charge of this task is essential to take into account many aspects related to those such as skills, ideas, knowledge , needs, development, feelings, experience, burdens ...
The administration of human Resources It is one of the most important fields of a company. It is responsible for choosing, hiring, training and retaining the employees of an organization.
The function of the human resources management (which may remain in the hands of a person or a department) is to motivate workers to perform at maximum capacity and ensure that all employees function as a block in pursuit of corporate objectives.
Leadership, internal communication, teamwork and negotiation skills are some of the factors that human resources management must address.
It is important to keep in mind that resources are finite and have to serve to meet virtually infinite needs. Resource management, therefore, is key to success.