This assignment requires you both
present and do a write up on a critical issue facing HR today. The scope is
quite broad but must come from one of the following topic areas:
1. HR & the law
2. Employee Relations
3. Reward Management
4. Recruitment & Selection
5. HR planning
6. HRM Information systems
Your write up will be the written version of your
presentation but will need supporting evidence clearly documented and
referenced. The word count for the write up is 1000 words.Please use
clear headings in your work, reference all work using the Harvard referencing
system. You must also provide a copy of your power point presentation after
The topic area and
your specific choice for discussion must be approved by me no later than week 6
of the course.
How do we manage
staff from different cultural backgrounds when we are trying to assess their
performance at work?
Do mature age people
have a role to play in todayâ€™s labour force?
Is pay enough of an
incentive at work or are people looking for non-financial rewards?
Is the role of a
Trade Union dead in todayâ€™s world?
These are only
example topics to give you an idea of what is required
for assignment 2:
Description of HR topic and issue
Relevant Stone course textbook chapter/s
Specific HR issue under discussion so the
detail is required here
Why is it a critical issue for HR today
Any recommendations and/or conclusions to be