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Article critique

Companies spend a lot of time on training and development. Find the article, "Training is the Answer...But what was the Question?" by Rob Rosner, May 1999. After reading the article, write a brief summary and answer the following questions: - What is the author's main point? - Is training always an effective solution? Why, or

Employment Law Human Resources Handbook

1. In an organization, there are many employment policies in the company handbook. This handbook is given to employees at the start of the employer-employee relationship, and although generally not construed as a binding contract against the company in a later lawsuit over the policies, it governs the expectations of employees a

HR Scenario

What is your response to this HR scenario? Hi, To my understanding, I requested Oct31 thru Nov 3. It was brought to my attention because of these days off , I have to work 2 weekends in a row, I'm confused can you please explain even though someone else is covering my area. I'll be working 17 days straight. Can you please

Organizational Strategy - Human Resources Development (HRD)

Please use 2 paragraphs, in your own words and detailed complete sentences (6 sentence minimum for each paragraph). Please cite any references. 1. What is an example of a "wrong" strategy for an organization in response to an environmental threat or opportunity?" Please explain.

Human Resources Questions Confirmation

Please check for correctness. Provide any input so that I can understand. Milkovich, G., & Newman, J. (2013). Compensation (11 ed.). New York, NY: McGraw Hill. 21. An advantage of quantitative job analyses such as the Position Analysis Questionnaire (PAQ) over conventional methods (interviews) are: a. they are faster b.

HRM practices among Fortune 1300 companies.

Research various Fortune 500 companies and identity their best HRM practices. Identify and discuss the pros and cons of each functional area and state whether or not this practice will be one of your recommendations.

Risk Propensity

The propensity to assume or avoid risk has an impact on how long it takes managers to make decision and how much information they require before making their choice. Do you believe that this will foster faster decision making by managers? Or, in opposite, do you believe that a low risk-taking personality will act with the sam

Capacity Management

Needing some help with this question. The best known approach to capacity management issue is input/output control.

Affects of pay on Worker Performance

Could you assist me with the important question of pay and the effects of pay on worker job performance. Imagine that you are a new Director of Human Resource Management coming into a medium size organization of 800 salaried and hourly employees. Let's assume that this is a manufacturing company with 80% hourly employees and

Human Resource Management Job Descriptions

Scenario: At our college, there are several varieties of administrative assistants and they do a variety of tasks. There are regular administrative assistants and there are senior executive administrators. Assistants have some others in-between, all with basically the same job description. The reason for the job description o

Establishing a Human Resource plan

Looking for just a few paragraphs to get a discussion rolling: Put yourself in the position of consultant to an owner of several small convenience stores. You've been hired to help set up a process for ensuring the owner has valid selection measures for each position in the store. What recommendations would you make to help t

Self-Performance Appraisal - Human Resources

Please assist in providing a template for each topic in bold: - Business development - Communication skills - Dependability - Flexibility - Initiative/self-motivation - Job knowledge and skills - Problem solving/decision making - Quality of work - Teamwork/interpersonal skills Questions: 1. Accomplishments: Descri

Assessing the Evolution of Human Resource Management

One role of seasoned, experienced human resources professionals is to mentor junior professionals. You have decided to share your expertise with a group of college students who are considering making human resources their profession. Research and address the following: - How has the field of human resource management evolv

Human Resource Management - Ethics with an organization

Topic: Based upon your personal experiences in the military and/or knowledge of specific topics in the human resources arena, write a scholarly, argumentative paper on some aspect of human resource management and/or development. Your paper should encourage discussion, debate and critical thought about your particular topic. It

Human Resources-Recruitment and Retention Practices

EEO laws cover a wide variety of employment practices. Explain from which types of discrimination EEO laws protect employees. Give an example showing a company that is or has displayed discriminatory practices. A policy is a guiding principle. A procedure is how that principle is implemented. Organizations often create the

Human Resources Hiring Questions

1. What are the requirements for the position and who appears to be the best fit for the job? 2. What information would you like to make a final decision and how would you get it? 3. What questions would you ask in an interview and what would constitute a good answer? I want to make sure I'm writing th

Information resources and their use in business

What are information resources? What types of information resources does a business usually need? Why is it important for a general manager to be knowledgeable about information technology? 150 words

Exit Interviews: Worthwhile procedure for human resources?

The case study: Exit Interviews are conducted by many employers with employees who are leaving the firm for any reason. These are interviews, usually conducted by a human resource professional just prior to the employee leaving. The assumption is that the employee will be candid because he or she is leaving. However, the info

Human Resources: Recruitment and Retention Practices

The original case study: Scenario: As the HR specialist of an organization, you will be hiring candidates to fill an open position. Address the following: 1. Compare and contrast recruiting strategies you would use to attract potential candidates for a specific position based on the following industries: education, enginee

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO), Discrimination, and Sexual Harassment

I need assistance discussing legal concepts on Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO), Discrimination, and Sexual Harassment such as adverse impact or protected groups that have serious ramifications for HR leaders. I also need assistance to identify the legal concept and discuss the implications for HRM.

Contract Law Permeates Society and Daily Life

Contract law permeates society and daily life. Think of a personal or professional contract in your life into which you've entered or describe a contract dispute you may have had. Relate your professional or personal experience in the business world to the readings for the week. address the following questions: Were there a

Employment Law and Liability

Your business started in your home in a room on the back side of the house, which could be accessed using a separate door. During a bad storm, a tree limb fell on an electrical line, unbeknownst to you, creating a dangerous condition near the entrance to your office. Answer the following questions. •Discuss your duties to p

Principals of Law

Scenario 3 Kendra and Ty had dinner at the Wine Cellar, an upscale German restaurant. Kendra left her coat with a coatroom check, but Ty took his coat to the dining room and hung it on a nearby hook. Upon leaving, Ty discovered someone had taken his coat. When Kendra went to claim her coat at the coatroom, it could not be fo

Personal and Professional Conflict

What are possible conflicts that you may experience in the workplace and in your personal life? Provide at least three possible conflicts and two alternative solutions to each.

Preparing and making a presentation

Skunk Words Write on these: Research "skunk works" (a task force) and write your findings. Look at Hewlett-Packard, IBM, 3M or any company you want to research to complete this task. Write an 250 essay on your findings on skunk works—when, how, where, why it is used. The term "skunk works" is utilized within the business