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Human Resource Training Programs for New Employees

Can you please assist with ideas and advice to help in how to start this for both employees on location and virtual employees? Thank you! The Effective Human Resource Department Two key areas become a part of each person's organizational experience immediately upon hire - training/development and performance management. New

Labor Relations Help

1. Detail the process normally utilized in the selection of an arbitrator. How does the selected arbitrator interpret ambiguous contract provisions? 2. Differentiate the five principles that govern the arbitration of grievances under collective bargaining. 3. Which do you believe to be a superior resolution process, arbitratio

The Benefits of Labor Unions

Summarize the Norris-La Guardia, National Labor Relations, Taft-Hartley, and Landrum-Griffith Acts and explain the historical importance of each. Explain the reasons why employees choose to join a union. Outline the components of the union organizing process and briefly explain each. Please list any references that you

HR Generalist and HR Specialists Roles

Need assistance and ideas with completing 5 pages on this topic. Please help! Compare and contrast HR Generalist and HR Specialist. Describe the contribution of human resources to organizational outcomes. Critique human resources as they relate to both objective and subjective elements of managing human capital.

Human Resource Management Scenario Discussion

Assume you are the Human Resource Manager for ABC Group, Inc. For each of the following six scenarios, identify what actions you would take and justify your reasoning. Scenario 1: In an effort to downsize the organization, you are offering early retirement to particular individuals. You will offer early retirement to Ja

Common Merit Date vs. Anniversary Date for annual merit increases

Compare and contrast the advantages/disadvantages of a Common Merit Date vs an Anniversary Date for annual merit increases. Which method would an employee receiving an increase find preferable and which method would a manager administering merit reviews find preferable? Site references where applicable.

Human Resource Planning

Five-page paper discusses the relationship between human resource planning activities and the organization's strategic development and implementation. Describe the eight elements of the staffing process. Examine the relationship between the eight elements of the staffing process and the four activities related to human resource

Unionization in Asia

You are an expatriate manager at a manufacturing facility in Asia on your first assignment abroad. You are aware of increasing concern among your employees (mostly young women) about wages that barely permit them to live at subsistence level. The plant is not unionized and you know that your superiors in your home country are

Importance of Flexibility, Intelligence, Trust, Teamwork

The qualities that workers consider necessary for being a good boss are Communication skills, Effective leadership skills, trust in their employees to do their jobs well, flexibility and understanding, intelligence, teamwork skills and, an even temperament. Do you agree or disagree with this statement? Why or why not?

ADA, Non-compete Agreements and Workplace Investigation

I need some help in conceptualizing these questions: 1.) How should employers deal with situations in which performance problems might be related to employees' disabilities? 2.) Who should conduct workplace investigations? What are the pros and cons of using internal versus external investigations? 3.) Should employers u

Employee Employment Handbook

I need some help conceptualizing these questions: 1.) Should employers issue employee handbooks? If so, how should handbooks be constructed? Disseminated to employees? 2.) What are some feasible alternatives to downsizing? If downsizing must occur, what criteria should be used to select those individuals who will be downsize

Recruiting and Adverse Impact

100 employees have applied for a position. Of those employees, there are 50 men and 50 women. Of those, 10 men and 5 women are hired. Does adverse impact exist? Show your calculations and explain why adverse impact exists or why not? Identify at least 4 external recruiting methods that you feel are effective and explain why.

Analyzing Human Resource Staffing Strategy

After reading Chapter Five, in Dreher, G. F. & Dougherty T. W., Human Resource Strategy: A Behavioral Perspective for the General Manager pp.100-119: o Categorize a firm you have worked with recently as a defender, prospector, or analyzer. o Discuss whether or not the staffing systems supported the strategy the firm utilized

Trends in Training and Development

Pick two trends that you think will influence training. Using two Library resources and two internet resources, write a four page paper summarizing this trend, and how you see the trend specifically influencing training and development. Using Microsoft Word, create your paper, and cite any sources. Used according to APA form

Case study: Project team issues

BetterU College is a fictitious, small liberal arts school that is located in Maryland. The HR Director has decided to propose the implementation of a computerized system for employee performance evaluations. Three of the staff of the HR department, Steven Hansen, Training Manager, Kelly Woo, HR Analyst, and Eric Adams, Compensa

Strategic Planning and Human Resources

I need some help with following questions and a few pages of information. Please include references and links so I may read what goes along with your information. Thank you for your help! Describe what strategic planning is and the associated steps in the planning process. How does HR planning fit into the overall strategic

Human Resources Management: Value Place on HR Functions

1) Some believe that an organization can be managed effectively without an HR function. Today, many small organizations do not have the capital for an HR function. If you were to describe the value of HR to someone who was interested, but did not have much time, what would you say? What is the value of HR in organizational lif

HRM Training Specialist

Create your own capstone project that you can study extensively that would turn you into an HR specialist. You've had extensive study in the field of HRM. (Imagine you are a student working towards a degree in HRM) 1) What is it that you would like to be able to claim to be "expert" at when you've completed your concentrati

Labor Relations and Collective Bargaining

I need help completing this project: 1) Do you believe employee elections regulated by the NLRB are successful? Why or why not? Please explain your answer. 2) Discuss the difference between an employer's support of and domination of a union. 3) Compare and contrast the factors that might contribute to employees' voting to d

Career Development Interview

Interview a relative or friend regarding their current development. The interview should: 1. Identify the current career development stage this person is in. 2. Identify a special career management challenge this person is facing. 3. Discuss how their current employer is helping them deal with this career management challenge

HRM: Training and Appraisal Methods

I need hep with these questions: 1) Choose a training program from your organization, and evaluate whether or not it supports key organizational objectives. Provide support for your answer 2) What are some performance appraisal methods in your organization? Do you believe they are effective across organizational structures


I need some help in these two questions: - What two factors do you think are the most important for an organization to consider in deciding whether to outsource its entire training function? - Would the considerations be different if the organization wanted to outsource only one training program? Explain your answer. Re

Union Membership Compared to U.S. Population

According to one source, "In 2013 there were 14.5 million members in the U.S., compared with 17.7 million in 1983. In 2013, the percentage of workers belonging to a union in the United States (called total labor union "density") was 11.3%, compared to 20.1% in 1983." What should we make, if anything, of this trend?

Using Technology as a Learning Tool

Technology and social media (LMS, LinkedIn, Twitter, etc.) are constantly changing, and it can be difficult for organizations to keep up and effectively use technology as a training tool. Choose one new piece of technology (within the last five years), and discuss the pros and cons of this technology as a learning tool. Give a s

Human Resource Equity and Fairness

It can be said that equal employment opportunity (EEO) is focused on ensuring that all employees are operating on a level playing field, while affirmative action (AA) is focused on creating an un-level playing field, thereby intentionally and proactively giving those employees that are members of underrepresented protective clas

Grooming and Personal Appearance

HRM 510 Business Employment Law Discussion Question: "Grooming and Appearance" 1.) (a.) Ladies how do you define "grooming"? (b.) What make this special to one company over another? (c.) How do you explain this as part of your recruitment process? Please note this is not an assignment, just a discussion question