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Human Resource Management, v. 1.0
- By: Laura Portolese Dias
- Version: 1.0
- Shared Versions: 3 what's this?
- Pub Date: November 2011
- eISBN: 978-1-4533-2912-2
- Pages: 360
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Table of Contents:
- Author Bio
- Chapter 1: The Role of Human Resources
- Chapter 2: Developing and Implementing Strategic HRM Plans
- Chapter 3: Diversity and Multiculturalism
- Chapter 4: Recruitment
- Chapter 5: Selection
- Chapter 6: Compensation and Benefits
- Chapter 7: Retention and Motivation
- Chapter 8: Training and Development
- Chapter 9: Successful Employee Communication
- Chapter 10: Managing Employee Performance
- Chapter 11: Employee Assessment
- Chapter 12: Working with Labor Unions
- Chapter 13: Safety and Health at Work
- Chapter 14: International HRM
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Human Resource Management
Laura Portolese Dias
In writing Human Resource Management , Laura Portolese Dias had simple but important aims:
- Illustrate HRM strategies and theories that any manager needs to know about recruiting, selecting, training, and compensating people
- Provide more relevance to students’ careers
- Give students a more competitive advantage in the workplace.
This text provides practical applications of theory relevant to today’s workplace. In the real world, HRM leverages technology in every aspect of the job—from online training modules to technology for better managing flex-time workers and telecommuters. Therefore, it’s important for students to understand what kinds of platforms exist in today’s workplace to enhance their effectiveness as future managers.
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This textbook is loaded with supplements to support professors in traditional, hybrid, and online courses. Chapter podcasts, test banks, PowerPoints, and an activity manual are also available. Sample activities might include a role-playing scenario on letting go of an employee or a case study on a hiring practice issue. All activities are “classroom-tested” and include directions on how to run them effectively.
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