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Leadership Skills in Human Resource Management

Case study: More Hassle from HR?

Read the case study in the attachment and answer the following. Questions 1. Are Connie and her staff on the right track to avoid manager mishaps by defining a new set of leader rules and core values and imposing it by fiat, from the top down? 2. Do you think a more participative and open culture can be imposed on managers

Human Resource Strategies

PART 1 Conduct a SWOT analysis of the King Company, with emphasis on the HR department. Keep in mind that HR functions do not work in isolation. Just as HR activities are affected by organizational issues, the activities carried out by HR will affect the entire organization. A thorough situation analysis of the King Compa

Evaluation and Training Effectiveness

In 250 to 300 words, reflect on and explore the reasons why evaluation is critical to training success. Discuss the reasons evaluation is critical to effectiveness of training. Explain the connection between organizational improvement and training effectiveness.

Education vs. Training, E-Learning, and Innovation Leadership

Employee training is a method by which organizations provide their employees with the knowledge they need to complete their work. Organization development is a method by which organizations manage change. Discuss the following: What is the difference between training and education? What are the advantages of e-learning and o

Hiring personnel for a growth company

I am doing a case study on Zipcar and I have two discussion questions that I have answered but I need a little bit more to reach the minimum requirement. I would greatly appreciate help with this.

HR roles and strategies

All questions but be at least 175 words and in APA format What is the importance of Griggs V. Duke Power Company and the effects on equal employment legislation. Describe the impact the Civil Rights Act of 1991 had on employers. What is the purpose of the EEOC and its relationship with Uniform Guidelines What is HRM

How To Reward Volunteers Through Leadership Management

The Online University has established a broadcasting station that must be staffed with volunteers because of budgetary constraints. Volunteers are selected and trained to fill certain roles. The program director did not have a leadership style that worked well with the volunteers, and ultimately he left. For nine months, there w

Jack Welch's Eight Essential Rules for Great Leadership

Part one: Self-Assessment: Your Current Leadership Activities Question 1: Think about your behavior during the last 90 days and assess how often you already follow the Eight Essential Rules. Part two: Discussion: Examples of Great Leaders Consider examples from your life and discuss the following: Question 1: Descri

Module 4

As we become ever more global in operations and organizations. We are increasingly having to address the needs of HRM on an international, national, and regional level within the organization. Locate a credible scholarly or professional resource that addresses the needs of HRM in a multinational organization. Provide a summar

Managing productivity in work environments

Work environments are ever changing. With the advent of consistent technological advances, the need for onsite workers has been diminished in many organizations. Flexible work schedules, virtual teams, remote work sites, and the like all impact organizational effectiveness. The concept of alternative working conditions should

Strategic Choices Associated with Staffing

What are the major strategic choices an organization faces concerning staffing? What are the advantages and disadvantages of each alternative? Please provide a detailed response.

Trends in the EEOC and the US

Visit the Equal Opportunity Commission Web site at Identify current trends in complaints being filed with the EEOC and the processes by which claims are being resolved. Review the EEOC press releases posted on the site. What appears to be the agency's current priorities, and how appropriate do you believe th

Generalized or specialized approaches to human resources

To be a true strategic partner, does HR need to take on a more generalized or specialized approach to its work? Why? Why are aggregate and succession planning of critical importance? How might failures in these areas impact an organization's ability to compete? Please provide detailed responses.

Human Resource Challenges: Corporate Strategies

Identify human resource challenges associated with each of the three major corporate strategies (growth, the fact that mergers and acquisitions usually result in the dismissal of employees, turnaround and retrenchment strategy).

Societal Challenges for Organizations

Predict the societal changes that you believe might take place within the next ten years. What challenges will these changes present to organizations?

Training Preferences: On-the-Job Training, Job

Discuss the type of job training you would prefer and why. . Learning Theories There are more theories of learning and motivation than have been described in the text. Do a search for a learning theory or a motivation theory that is not in the text. Write a summary of the theory and suggest how it could be used in trainin

Information On Freedom Of Information And Freedom Of Press Including Cases

Freedom of speech and freedom of the press are two important rights individuals have in the United States. News outlets often sensationalize news in order to attract a viewership. There are people that believe these types of behaviours must be controlled or restricted, while others believe they are a perfectly valid exertion of

Cover Message: Territory Manager Sales

See the attached file. The goal of a cover letter or message, in addition to your resume, is to gain an interview. Effective cover messages are customized to fit the needs of the employer and highlight why your skills are a match for the position. Write a cover message for the following job opening: Want to grow with u

Approaches/Job Design

1.Using the four (4) approaches to job design, create two (2) strategies that the organization can implement to attract and select qualified applicants for the Customer Service Representative position. Justify the main reasons that the selected strategies would be effective. 2.Propose three (3) ways that you can use the informa

The importance of effective leadership in project implementation

"Alignment at the top: A case study investigating this critical factor in project implementation." Write a review for the case study attached which provides research examining diverse management practices and the effects it has on the organization. Summarize the research and a briefly discussion on how the qualities of

Impact of Education on Preferences

I'm interested in opinions on an article I read. Read the attached article entitled discussing what can be drawn from the suggested findings of Brain and Lewis in the assigned article, "Exploring Leadership Preferences in Multicultural Workgroups: An Australian Case Study," regarding the impact of education levels on leadership

Negotiation and Ethical Reasoning

Ethical reasoning is an important aspect of communication, more so in the negotiation process. There are four major ethical systems: end-results, duty, social contract, and personalistic. Select one of the systems and define it, discuss the major proponent, the central tenets, and the major concerns. Provide an example.

Negotiation and conflict resolution

Regarding negotiation and conflict resolution: identify and discuss three hardball tactics, then explain in detail how you would deal with the specific hardball tactics.

Personal Opinion on the Needs Theory (Maslow's Theory, ERG, Motivator-Hygiene)

Personal opinion on the needs theory (Maslow's theory, ERG, motivator-hygiene, and achievement motivation) and the process theory (expectancy, equity, goal setting, and reinforcement theories) of motivation are applicable in different situations and cultures. Compare, contrast, and discuss multinational management applications o

Employee rights and responsibilities

1. Explain the concepts of employee rights and responsibilities to include: due process, duty of diligence, duty of obedience, duty of loyalty, and employment-at-will. 2. List at least four employee involvement strategies and describe how each contributes to organizational performance. 3. Explain the difference between arb

Apple with Tim Cook

Look at what has transpired within Apple, Inc. over the past couple of years but this time we're going to consider the succession of Tim Cook to the CEO position in the company. Please address the following items: i.) Describe Tim Cook's background and how he advanced to the lead position within the company? ii). Disc

The Baby Boomers and the Career Challenges

"Baby Boomers Seek New Ways to Escape" through the Wall Street Journal database (from June 24, 2003). Use this article to help write a two page memo outlining your recommendations for developing managers who are stuck in their jobs or feel underutilized. Use Microsoft Word to create your memo. You can use a memo template or crea