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Fundamentals of Human Resource Management, CourseSmart eTextbook, 3rd Edition

By Gary Dessler

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Feb 19, 2013

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For introductory courses in Human Resource Management.

 

A brief format, ideal for instructors who want flexibility while maintaining the integrity of the material.

 

Fundamentals of Human Resource Management covers a wide range of HR topics and shows students the importance of human resource management within the restraints of a compact semester. Offering a wealth of functional examples and applications, this text emphasizes the notion that all managers need basic human resource management skills.

 

This edition is the first text on the market to build its core around the talent management process—which the author defines as the goal-oriented and integrated process of planning, recruiting, developing, managing, and compensating employees.

Table of Contents

I. INTRODUCTION

1. Managing Human Resources Today

2. Managing Equal Opportunity and Diversity

3. Human Resource Strategy and Analysis

 

II. STAFFING. WORKFORCE PLANNING AND EMPLOYMENT

4. Job Analysis and Talent Management

5. Personnel Planning and Recruiting

6. Selecting Employees

 

III. TRAINING AND HUMAN RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT

7. Training and Developing Employees

8. Performance and Talent Management

9. Managing Employee Turnover, Engagement, and Careers

 

IV. COMPENSATION AND TOTAL REWARDS

10. Developing Compensation Plans

11. Pay for Performance and Employee Benefits

 

V. EMPLOYEE AND LABOR RELATIONS

12. Ethics, Employee Relations, and Fair Treatment at Work

13. Working with Unions and Resolving Disputes

14. Improving Occupational Safety, Health, and Risk Management

 

VI. SPECIAL ISSUES IN HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

Module A. Managing HR Globally

Module B. Managing Human Resources in Small and Entrepreneurial Firms


Appendix A. PHR and SPHR Knowledge Base

Appendix B. Comprehensive Cases

Glossary

Name/Organization Index

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