Human Resource Management

Author: Raymond Noe
Publisher: McGraw-Hill/Irwin
ISBN: 0078029252
Release Date: 2012-01-03
Genre: Business & Economics

As competitors strive to win the war for talent, effective human resource management is necessary to gain true competitive advantage in the marketplace. Three challenges companies face are sustainability, technology, and globalization. Human Resource Management, Eighth Edition brings these challenges to life by highlighting real-world examples pertaining to these issues and relating it to the concepts within the chapter. This best-selling McGraw-Hill/Irwin Human Resource Management title provides students with the technical background needed to be a knowledgeable consumer of human resource (HR) products and services, to manage HR effectively, or to be a successful HR professional. While clearly strategic in nature, the text also emphasizes how managers can more effectively acquire, develop, compensate, and manage the internal and external environment that relates to the management of human resources.

Human Resource Development

Author: Jon Werner
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780538480994
Release Date: 2011-09-22
Genre: Business & Economics

This comprehensive text covers the entire field of human resource development, from orientation and skills training, to career and organizational development. It shows how concepts and theory have been put into practice in a variety of organizations. This sixth edition of HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT reflects the current state of the field, blending real-world practices and up-to-date research. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Managing Human Resources

Author: Wayne Cascio
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
ISBN: 9781259300523
Release Date: 2015-01-23
Genre: Business & Economics

Managing Human Resources is for the general management student whose job inevitably will involve responsibility for managing people. It explicitly links the relationship between productivity, quality of work life, and profits to various human resource management activities and as such, strengthens the students' perception of human resource management as an important function, which affects individuals, organizations, and society. It is research-based and contains strong links to the applicability of this research to real business situations.


Author: James L. Gibson
Publisher: Irwin Professional Publishing
ISBN: 0256192685
Release Date: 1997
Genre: Business & Economics

This text covers both micro and macro topics, continuing the research base set by previous editions. Each chapter contains close-up boxes, case for analysis and experimental exercise which provide the student with real-world applications.

Fundamentals of Human Resource Management

Author: Robert N. Lussier
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 9781506331836
Release Date: 2015-11-26
Genre: Business & Economics

Fundamentals of Human Resource Management: Functions, Applications, Skill Development takes a unique three-pronged approach that gives students a clear understanding of important HRM concepts and functions, shows them how to apply those concepts, and helps them build a strong skill set they can use in their personal and professional lives. Covering the vast majority the 210 required SHRM Curriculum Guidebook topics required for undergraduates, Fundamentals of Human Resource Management gives the student the ability to successfully manage others in today's work environment. Authors Robert N. Lussier and John R. Hendon engage students with a variety of high-quality applications and skill development exercises to improve students’ comprehension and retention. The authors’ emphasis on current trends and the challenges facing HR managers and line managers today provide students with key insights on important issues and prepare them for successful careers.

Strategic Sport Communication 2E

Author: Pedersen, Paul M.
Publisher: Human Kinetics
ISBN: 9781492525776
Release Date: 2016-08-05
Genre: Business & Economics

Strategic Sport Communication, Second Edition, presents a standard framework that introduces readers to the many ways in which individuals, media outlets, and sport organizations work to create, disseminate, and manage messages to their constituents.

Developing Management Skills

Author: David A. Whetten
Publisher: Pearson
ISBN: 9780133129779
Release Date: 2015-06-03
Genre: Business & Economics

NOTE: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyManagementLab does not come packaged with this content. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyManagementLab search for ISBN-10: 0133254224/ISBN-13: 9780133254228 . That package includes ISBN-10: 0133127478 /ISBN-13: 9780133127478 and ISBN-10: 0133134679/ISBN-13: 9780133134674 . For undergraduate/graduate Principles of Management and Management Skills courses. Skills Development for Tomorrow’s managers In its Ninth Edition, Developing Management Skills has become the standard in hands-on management learning. Designed for students of all skill levels and learning styles, the text allows students to apply knowledge to real-world situations, connect concepts to their own lives, and experience management theory in a tactile and engaging way. Updated for tomorrow’s managers, this text features contemporary examples, new skill assessments and cases, updated research, and tangible, relevant goals for students to work toward. Focusing on ten essential skills for success in management, Developing Management Skills focuses on what managers actually “do,” transforming management concepts into practical, actionable techniques. Students will gain hands-on practice applying management concepts with MyManagementLab. They’ll engage in real business situations with simulations, build their management skills by writing and talking about different management scenarios, have access to a videos and current events to help put concepts into perspective, and more. Also available with MyManagementLab® MyManagementLab is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to work with this text to engage students and improve results. Within its structured environment, students practice what they learn, test their understanding, and pursue a personalized study plan that helps them better absorb course material and understand difficult concepts.

Staffing Organizations

Author: Herbert Gerhard Heneman
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
ISBN: 0071199349
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Business & Economics

Heneman and Judge's book is based on a comprehensive staffing model. The model has been revised somewhat in this edition to reflect the growing importance of staffing strategy and to incorporate retention management into the staffing domain. Components of the model include staffing models and strategy, staffing support systems (legal compliance, planning, job analysis), core staffing systems (recruitment, selection, employment), and staffing system and retention management. Up-to-date research and business practices are the trademarks of this market leading text. In-depth applications (cases and exercises) at the end of chapters provide students with skill-building and practice in key staffing activities and decision-making.

Organization Development and Change

Author: Thomas G. Cummings
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305143036
Release Date: 2014-01-01
Genre: Business & Economics

Market-leading ORGANIZATION DEVELOPMENT AND CHANGE, 10th Edition blends rigor and relevance in a comprehensive and clear presentation. The authors work from a strong theoretical foundation to describe, in practical terms, how behavioral science knowledge can be used to develop organizational strategies, structures, and processes. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Health Organizations Theory Behavior and Development

Author: James A. Johnson
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781449662226
Release Date: 2009-10-06
Genre: Business & Economics

While there are many textbooks available for courses in organizational behavior there are very few that address organization theory and even fewer that discuss organization development in any significant way. In three sections, this text thoroughly examines organization theory, organization behavior, and organization development. Each section contains key chapters that address foundations, research, and new directions in these domains. Important Notice: The digital edition of this book is missing some of the images or content found in the physical edition.