Conflict of interest | 'Have you ever hired a friend to be your HR assistant?'

'Have you ever hired a friend to be your HR assistant?'

For many HR professionals, hiring new talent into the people team – as well as into the wider business – is a part of their remit.

In a recent Reddit post, user kareesta – who claimed they are an HR manager – asked whether other forum users had ever hired a friend to work as their HR assistant, because this is something they were considering.

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