Before you do any organization design work, it is important that you know who your Human Resources partner is. Depending on how your organization is structured, you may have one Human Resources partner who will work with all impacted stakeholders, or you may have multiple Human Resources and business partners who support the various business units.
There are a lot of rules and regulations when it comes to employment, and if you're not familiar with them, it's easy to make mistakes. Become friends with your HR partner and talk to them often. If your project doesn't have a HR partner, arrange for one before you read any of the other questions in this section.
My Human Resources partner is: _________________________________________________