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HR Definition

HR Definition

On this page, you’ll find our comprehensive HR dictionary. This HR dictionary includes a wide range of HR terms used by most companies in the United States today. Browse through to learn more about HR terms and find out something new. Or, if you’re searching for a particular HR term, scroll down until you find it and click on the term for a full definition.

Popular Terms

Time and attendance system

There's much more to time and attendance tracking than simpl... See more

Employer identification number (EIN)

An employee identification number (EIN), sometimes called a ... See more

Wage and hour laws

Wage and hour laws can refer to a broad range of state, loca... See more

Workforce Optimization

Workforce optimization (WFO) is a business strategy built ar... See more

Qualifying Life Event

In healthcare terms, a qualifying life event is a circumstan... See more

Exit Interview

An exit interview is a conversation between an organization'... See more

Recent Terms


You may see the acronym “SaaS” from time to time, especi... See more

Workforce Management Clock

Workforce management clocks allow your employees to clock in... See more

Contingent Workforce Management

The contingent workforce management definition is the practi... See more

Attendance Management System

An attendance management system refers to an organization's ... See more

Employee Assistance Program

Is the modern workplace more stressful than ever before? If ... See more

Employee Self-Service (ESS)

Empowering your employees has been a hot topic in human reso... See more

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