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Leadership Skills in Human Resource Management

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

The Importance of Staff Assessments

Describe how assessment of personality, work behaviors, and job performance are related. Explain the key aspects that HR professionals must be aware of in each of these areas. 500 words in length and include an introduction, a body, and a conclusion.

Employee Retention in Small Companies

Hello, I need help with conducting a research on employee retention and keys to creating lasting employees in a new and small organization. I would like to start with some research information please, with an Introduction, Objective(s), Problem Definition, and Significance of the research. Thanks a lot. Please if you can't ha


I need assistance with the following: Write a paper that analyzes the role of a manager within the functional areas of business: The functional areas are Human Resources and Leadership. Required elements: No more than 1050 words Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines

Thoughts on Conflict Resolution

Summarize your thoughts on the key points of conflict resolution. Being able to successfully describe the benefits and limitations of resolving a conflict is a key element to understanding human resources management. 150-200 words


In your position as leader of the HR team, the following problem has been referred to you: You have received a grievance from the union citing a disciplinary case that has taken place. Specifically, an employee in the manufacturing department has been suspended without pay for two weeks for excessive lateness. The union all

Discuss: Leadership Styles and Human Resources Competencies

1. Bill Gates (Microsoft) is considered to have a transformational leadership style. Why is he described as having this leadership style? 2. What are the most important competencies for Human Resources Development professionals? Why are those the most important?

Harley Davidson's Strategic Direction and Recommendations

i) Discuss to what degree you believe Harley Davidson is currently proceeding towards its mission, vision, and values. ii) Identify two or three of HD's most important stakeholders and discuss whether Harley Davidson's current strategic direction is aligned with the needs of the corporation's stakeholders? Please explain your

Company Reorganization: Future of Human Resources

This solution thoroughly addresses the following case study questions: Provide an example of a company that has done a total " turnaround". Determine if the turnaround has been effective and improved its profitability. The example utilized is that of a new CEO to Yahoo; whom eliminated the ability for employees to work from

Keeping people motivated in a tough economic environment

You were recently appointed as a new manager. You face a number of issues in your new position. Please address each. The previous manager used a transactional leadership approach, which has been relatively ineffective. Evaluate one leadership style and describe which you would take. An experienced executive assistant dis

Strategic Management of Human Assets - Determining Leadership Style

- Select a company of your choice and study the company's CEO and determine his/her leadership style. - Explain the type of leadership style the CEO possesses and its effectiveness. - Prepare a consultative memo to the CEO by providing areas for improvement in his/her leadership style, relative to human asset and strategic pla

Trends In Human Resources

Examine three trends in HR. Provide probable causes for these trends. Predict how these trends will affect organizations in a single sector of your choosing. Examine the duties and responsibilities of a HR specialist. Determine the contributions that someone in this position makes to an organization. Support your position.

Leadership Skill Concepts

I need help with the concept of leadership skills. Please include references and experiences. 1) Define the term and concept of leadership skills. 2) Present and expand upon a minimum of three (3) skills that are necessary for an individual to be an effective leader. Support your assertions and statements with course materi