Human Resource Management Foundation

According to the text, there are number of key trends in the workplace that have significant influences on organizations. HR professionals play a key role in helping organizations respond to evolving trends, comply with federal and state regulations, and manage workplace flexibility. As an HR professional it is important for your understanding of the ever changing global environment.

Write seven to eight (7-8) page paper in which you:

1.) Specify the key functional areas of Human Resource Management. Explore the manner in which each function contributes to the overall performance of an organization. Support your response with specific examples of the activities for which Human Resource Management is typically responsible.

2.) Examine four (4) federal equal employment opportunity laws. Suggest the primary manner in which each law influences fair employment practices within the organization where you currently work or an organization for which you have worked in the past. Support your response with specific examples of the chosen organization's employment practices. (Note: I am working in an Early Learning Education Center)

3.) According to the text, there are three (3) significant trends affecting organizations today: the aging workforce, diversity, and skills deficiencies in the workplace. Analyze the primary manner in which each of these three (3) trends has impacted the organization where you currently work one (1) where you have worked in the past. Support your response with specific examples of said impact. (Note: I am working in an Early Learning Education Center)

4.) Workplace flexibility is essential for organizational success in the rapidly changing world. Explore two (2) ways that the organization where you currently work, or one (1) where you have worked in the past, might respond to the need to be flexible. Provide a rationale for your response. (Note: I am working in an Early Learning Center)

5.) Use at least four (4) quality academic (peer-reviewed) resources in this assignment. Note: Wikipedia and other Websites do not qualify as academic resources.

This assignment must follow these formatting requirements:

*Be typed, double spaced, using Times New Roma font (size 12), with one-inch margins on all sides; citations and references must follow APA format.

*Include a cover page containing the title of the assignment, the student's name, the professors name, the course title, and the date. The cover page and the reference page are not included in the required assignment page.