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HR: How to Minimize Occurrence of Unsafe Acts

4. If you were the HR/safety manager in your organization how would you go about minimizing the occurrence of unsafe acts on the part of employees? 5. What are some future trends and challenges for human resource (HR) management? What can HR do to support the organization's strategies for growth and quality? How can techn

Standardized,power and politics

2. What issues involving power and politics are involved in moving from a setting that encouraged faculty empowerment to one that required much more standardization of instruction? How would you deal with those issues if you were involved in university administration? Besides a poor fit between course design and the instructo

Business Law

Will E. Chancit, a 36-year-old attorney, was killed when his Ford Fairlane collided with some metal fence on the Harbor Freeway in Los Angeles. He was traveling at a speed between 50 and 70 mph. What happened was this: a city of Los Angeles construction crew had placed a "left lane closed ahead" sign with a "60 mph" speed lim

Tax Law:

Define the objectives of modern income tax statutes. (at least 3) Compare and contrast GAAP and tax accounting. Explain why they are different. (at least 3) Differentiate between tax avoidance and tax evasion. Research your readings, the Internet, and other resources to support your argument. about 400 words, three ref

Business Law Issues: Three practice problems with responses

1. To what extent should "Speech" over the Internet be regulated? Should the Internet be treated like television, or should different standards apply? Or is the Internet more like print media such as books or newspapers? How does Business 'speech' differ from an individuals 'speech'? Give reasons for your positions. 2.Bo

describe the major concepts behind worker compensation laws

Analyze and describe the major concepts behind worker compensation laws, and how they work in the fire service environment. Explain the reasons for the Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA) of 1970. Define the organizational structure and authority of OSHA, and discuss how they relate to fire service safety programs. Resp

Case questions: Michael A. Smyth v. The Pillsbury Company

Please read the case and respond to the three questions at the bottom. Michael A. Smyth v. The Pillsbury Company Michael Smyth worked for the Pillsbury Company. Pillsbury installed an electronic mail (e-mail) system in order to "promote internal communications between its employees." Pillsbury told its employees that e-m

Managers know how to improve performance

Paradoxes and Leadership Roles: Assessing and Developing Managerial Competence Alan T. Belasen, Ph.D. The importance of managing paradoxes increases with the complexity of organizational environments. Organizational environments are more dynamic and uncertain due to increased globalization, shorter product cycle time, intense

Support truths taught to children: Constitutional right

The things on the following list are wrong but have been taught as truths to children in schools and have been announced as true by politicians and the media who want to manipulate you and control your life and pull your strings as if you are a puppet. Your assignment is to find one or more of the things on the list that you

United States versus Professional Air Traffic Controllers

Please read the case and answer the 3 case questions. United States v. Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization 653 F.2d 1134 (7th Cir. 1981) State and federal employees have not always honored the prohibition on striking. While many ignored the prohibition, probably the most famous example occurred when the fede

International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

The United States declared that the provisions of articles 1 through 27 of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights are not self executing. Please discuss and expand with cases and examples. What does this declaration mean? And is it valid under International Law? Please support with cases and logical argumen

How does policy-oriented jurisprudence define law?

How does policy-oriented jurisprudence define law? In what articles of the 1948 Universal Declaration of human rights are the eight values of a world order of human dignity reflected? Expand on those articles, and support answer with certain cases in that regard. What are the major innovations of the 2007 UN declaration on

What is BFOQ? Matthew's shoe buyer promotes discrimination? Title VII protection

1. What is a BFOQ? Describe the circumstances under which gender, age, or religion could be a BFOQ. What are some examples of a questionable BFOQ? 2. Matthews, a prolific shoe buyer, refuses to be waited upon by male shoe store clerks. The owner of Shoes R Us, therefore informs all of his male clerks that they may not wait o

Best evaluative approach for the employment selection process

Consider the best evaluative approach to be used for the employment selection process. Consider interviewing techniques, tests and other selection processes and techniques that can be used to determine the best candidate. Identify how to develop the selection criteria and then how to ensure that the candidate meets the standard

Discuss Ralph Nader and the Customer Rights Movement

The Nader Page is a website devoted to consumer advocate Ralph Nader and his work. Go to http://www.nader.org. Click History. Click Chapter 1. Read "The Beginnings." Click Back on your browser. Click Chapter 8. Read "The Citizen Movement Expands." As a current or potential manager,

Kinkaid Co Stockholders' equity transactions: How many shares, legal capital

Requirement 1-This is a new company so the shares issued in a, b, c, d transactions should equal the # o/s shares at end of year. Requirement 3-Total Contributed Capital or Paid In Capital is the total Stock plus Paid in Capital in Excess accounts. Again, since this is a new company there are no beginning balances. Kinkaid

Business to consumer: YouTube in business; how does age relate to loyalty

1.) Imagine that you are an executive working in either television or film; how does YouTube challenge your business and the idea of commercial entertainment in general? 2.) Loyalty is often thought of in terms of character and personal relationships, but how does the increased information flow of the information age relate t

Short Case Analysis: Federal WARN law

A federal law, known as WARN, requires employers with more than 100 employees to announce plant closings in advance to give employees time to transition to new fields or jobs. Many states have also enacted legislation that requires employers to give notice to employees about changes in staffing levels. > Go to your state's W

1995 Auto Corporation: terminations that will not present legal risk yet enable the company to terminate employees who are not contributing to the success of the organization...

With these issues in mind, what recommendations would you offer to 1995 Auto Corp. to help position them for terminations that will not present legal risk yet enable the company to terminate employees who are not contributing to the success of the organization? What process will the company need to follow, and how can they