Challenges in HRM

Challenges in HRM
Paper instructions:

The purpose of this assignment is to explore an assigned topic from the first three weeks of the term in greater depth and to help students analyze content logically by critical thinking using journal articles.

1. Select an article from academic journals, industry or business magazines, or association Web sites that is not older than two years to the present date. It should be on one of the following topics,
• The HRM Environment
• Trends and Influences in HRM
• Challenges in HRM
• HRM as a Strategic Partner
• Current Labor Trends
2. Provide the complete APA reference, using in-text citations correctly.
3. Address the following questions:
• The main purpose of this article is __________
• The key question that the author (s) is addressing is __________
• The most important information in this article is __________
• The main point(s) of view presented in this article is (are) _____________
• The key concept(s) we need to understand in this article is (are) ________
• The main conclusions in the article are __________
Note: Requirements for all Writing Assignments include,
• Cover Page with Name, Date, and Title of Assignment
• Use headings to separate the sections of the paper
-In this particular assignment, use the questions above as headings
• Page numbers
• Double-spacing
• Times New Roman, size 12
• In-text citations to sources in APA style
• Reference page using APA style
Addresses current themes, issues, challenges in organizations that relate to the HRM environment, trends, influences, challenges, current labor trends or addresses HRM as a strategic partner
Effectively addresses the main topic, most important information, as well as the main conclusion of the article. Makes strong, logical connections
Addresses the issues of HRM and the specific impact of the topic on leadership, management, problem-solving, and decision-making
Effectively addresses the key questions and the key concepts and incorporates them into the article review discussion. Associated with impact on management, problem-solving, and decision-making. Makes strong, logical connections.
Content is supported by fact-based research
Key concepts are effectively supported by facts from author’s research. Appropriate paraphrasing and quotations enhance the presentation or material.
Application of research and analysis
Makes strong application of current research to support topic in HRM. Provides very good analysis to support objectives
Proper development of concepts/themes presented in the paper’s organization
Concepts and themes are fully developed and presented in a logical, well-flowing organization. Reader can easily follow the author’s logic and flow
Use of current journals, publications, appropriate, and relevant sources and Web sites within the past two years
Accurate use of APA style for in-text citations and References
Accurate use of grammar including verb tense, pronoun case, and possessive formats, spelling, and punctuation
Overall style and sentence structure