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Human Resources Management

Overview of management concepts

Why is job analysis relevant to human resource management activities such as planning, staffing, training, performance appraisal, reward systems and labor relations? Why are there so many different methods of performance appraisal? What are the differences between strategic alliances, learning and high-involvement organiza

Training Key Areas (Human Resource Management)

Explain the importance of training in these areas, pertaining to the organization and individual. You, as an outside consultant, have been asked to explain the importance of training in three areas. Incorporate employee and organization motivation and information on offering training in these areas: - Legal requirements - Di

Polycentric, Ethnocentric, and Geocentric Approaches to Staffing

Define the polycentric, ethnocentric, and geocentric approaches to staffing. Identify the advantages and disadvantages of each for international company staffing. If you were responsible for expanding a business overseas, which of the staffing approaches would you use? Why?

How can influence the effectiveness of human resources

Analyze how managing change can influence the effectiveness of human resources in the organization. Then discuss the impact of organizational development and how it can enhance the effectiveness of organizations within their internal and external forces. two paragraphs

Management-employment Relations Issue (HRM)

Using London Underground, identify current management-employment relations issue; determine its cause, nature and impact. Determine alternative solutions and make recommendations on the actions that can be taken to eliminate or minimize its impact 670 words

Critique the article: Storytelling That Moves People

Storytelling That Moves People A Conversation with Screenwriting Coach Robert McKee DIFFERENT VOICE - Storytelling That Moves People Emmy Award winner Brian Cox portrays McKee in the 2002 film Adaption, which follows the life of a screen- writer trying to adapt the book The Orchid Thief. McKee also serves as a project con

Human Resource Case: Mrs. Jones case of sexual discrimination against the bank

Cite any information (APA format, please) that the HR Professional, might use to construct responses. Thoroughly discuss the positions. [Start of Case] Dear Cousin, I know that I haven't been in touch for a while but I need a favor. Hope you don't mind. You know that I work for a bank. Well, we're having a problem

Best Practice Article Total Compensation summary

Best Practice Article Total Compensation Using this article: Identify HR's role in managing a total compensation plan and what does this indicate to the competition, government funding, or to the solvency of the organization. This is evaluated by th

Project Management: Identify all of the costs involved

See attached files. Building from the projects attached to this posting and complete the following: Identify all of the costs involved in the project. Label the costs either direct cost, project overhead costs, or general and administrative overhead costs. Develop a time-phased budget for the project. What will be the cum

Effective Change for Stakeholders Expectations

Discuss how leaders identify and formulate effective change to address stakeholder expectations. Analyze how organizations need to improve with respect to employee and customer responsiveness to meet objectives. 551 words, three references

Human Resource Management and Religious Discrimination

1. The attached article from SHRM gives you insight into an aspect of religious discrimination that we all may face. I had a challenge once as Executive Officer of a submarine related to religious practice conflict with work, and we had no idea how to deal with it except by firing the diligent believer. This young sailor was h

Project Management Customer Proposal: Project Scope Checklist

See attached file. Using the project attached to this posting, put together a proposal for the customer that includes the following: Briefly describe the first five points of the Project Scope Checklist in relation to your project: What are the project objectives? List the deliverables. Identify the milestones of

Human Resource

1. The attached article from BusinessWeek (February 13, 2006) describes the unionization of a WalMart store in Canada. Keep in mind that Canada's rules differ from those in the US. What did the union do right and wrong in their efforts at the Canadian store? What did local management do right and wrong? What did the workers

Interview / resume concerns and questions

Can you help me get started with this assignment? > Explain how to prepare a resume that makes a job seeker appealing to employers. How does a chronological resume differ from a skills resume? Why should a job seeker choose one type over the other? > To write an effective resume and job application letter, what would be he

Hiring situations and what an employer must do to comply

I need help getting started on a paper that discusses the three selected scenarios. In my discussion, I need to include the laws that address the particular hiring situation and what an employer must do to comply. Can you help me out?? o Situation one: The application process requires an employee to complete an online applic

Employee Health & Safety

The areas of health, safety and security are intimately attached to each other. Health is the common state of well being. It not only admits the physical well being of an individual, also his emotional and mental well being. In present competitive environment, for smooth execution of an organization, it has to ensure safety and

Functional Area Interrelationships on Kudler Fine Food

Functional Area Interrelationships on Kudler Fine Food Write a paper in which you complete the following: o Analyze the reason for the type of organizational structure employed by the organization, and identify the key positions that support that organizational structure. o Identify and explain the steps of the col

Retirement Plan Proposal and Communication Plan

Retirement Plan Proposal and Communication Plan I really need help developing this proposal. I don't have much experience with proposals. You are an HR leader in a newly formed organization with 150 employees. Management has asked you to provide them with a proposal that describes two to three retirement plans that could

Human Resource: 4 questions

See attached files. 1. 'What's happened to Bob?' was the question asked Jack Otto, production supervisor, by one of his manufacturing workers, Clyde Fisher. Jack had been wondering the same thing for several weeks about Bob Hill, another of his welders. Jack Otto is a 54-year-old production supervisor who has been with S

Title Audience Analysis

Every presentation must be tailored to the audience. A presentation introducing a new product may be different if you are presenting to the senior vice presidents or to the managers of the fulfillment centers. Questions to help you analyze the audience include: o Did you identify key audience stakeholders? o Do you know thei

Human Resource Management: Compensation issues

1. The Employee Benefit Research Institute ( has conducted a "Retirement Survey" for several years. Visit EBRI's website and find the 2010 Retirement Confidence Survey. Scan the "Findings" and take a look at the "Fact Sheets" and comment on how HR might help solve the problem of inadequate employee participation in

Compare a compensation plan focused on Internal and External Equity

Write a paper, in which you identify a total compensation plan for an organization focused on internal equity, and a total compensation plan for an organization focused on external equity. Identify advantages and disadvantages of internal and external equity for the organizations. Explain how each plan supports that organi

Human Resource Management: Occupational Safety

According to the Star Advertiser, the U.S. Department of Labor threatened to take over the Hawaii Occupational Safety and Health Division because the number of mandated inspectors was not met. The Director of the Hawaii Labor Department replied that inspectors are difficult to hire because the pay rate is not comparable to those

Human Resource Management: Pros Cons Tactics Threats

What are some advantages and disadvantages of various types of performance appraisal systems? (i.e., MBO, graphic rating scale, forced distribution, ranking, 360, etc.,) Which one of these methods would you say is the most effective at helping the organization attain their objectives. What are employee/labor relations? What

Union Organizing

You are the top HR Manager for a company with 1500 employees. Your top management wants to stay union free. You have heard from a couple reliable sources that union organizing cards are being circulated among employees. Your boss is heading out the door and will be out for 6 weeks or more because of major surgery. He left yo