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Human Resource Management

Subject : business-skills
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1. Is when a union's right revoked as the exclusive bargaining agent for workers

2. Represents unintentional discrimination

3. specific kind of behavioral system displays illustrations of positive incidents of job performance for various job dimensions

4. Personnel evaluation method seeking the measurement of employee work effictiveness

5. Allows the employees to express their feelings about the appraisal and vent any feelings

6. Indicates that exceptions can result in the achievement of self-fulfilling prohecies

7. Rates employees as a group from best to worst on a particular area

8. Categorizing exactly what skills and tasks a specific job requires

9. The primary concerns of industrial psychology is which the basic relations in industry between worker and machine

10. Supports the integration of human resources planning with business planning

11. A specific kind of behavioral system is based on the critical incident technique and these scales are developed in the same fashion with one exception

12. Paying new hires at a lower rate

13. Compensation programs that are tied to increases in productivity and profits

14. Often lead to reduced productivity - layoffs have indirect and direct costs

15. Consider the needs - build an applicant pool - evaluate the applicants - hire and train

16. Requires the rater to use persuasion to change the employees behavior

17. A listing of what a job includes such as tasks duties and responsibilities - analysis is the process of creating the job description)

18. Self determination theory

19. Stress that we can use positively for our personal growth

20. A questionnaire technique of job analysis - computer administered for job analysis - developed by Saville and Holdsoworth

21. Rating employees as a group from best to worst on a particular area

22. Determining performance based on a written example of past behavior and future plans

23. Is used to take the employee qualifications discovered in the job analysis and group them in terms of knowledge

24. Are written statements that describe the duties - responsibilities - most important contributions and outcomes - required qualifications of candidates and reporting relationship and coworkers

25. Scientific analysis of your handwriting

26. Relies on critical incidents

27. When an employee is taught information - asked questions - and reviews the answers with the trainer

28. Moves the person out of the production area to learn a new skill

29. Jobs are ranked on the basis of responsibilities and duties and their importance to overall company objectives

30. Matches rating with employee behavior

31. The ideal requirements of a job or person

32. A set of compensable factors are identified as determining the worth of jobs

33. Physiology - safety - security - belongingness self esteem - self actualization

34. Is a questionnaire technique of job analysis used to collect information from incumbents and supervisors - 151 job tasks rated in terms of importance

35. Comparing each employee to every other employee in a particular area

36. Intrinsic / extrinsic motivation

37. Represents intentional discrimination

38. Ideal traits for a position

39. Grades are defined by the requirements found to be common to sereral tasks spanning different departments

40. Rating employees on a list of traits or job requirements

41. The proces of making a list of the exact tasks or activities that an individual in a specific job does

42. Direct observation - work methods - critical incident technique

43. Is devised in respect to recruitment -employee development-motivation and engagement

44. Based on employee's depth of knowledge

45. Method is one of the simplest jobs are compared to each other based on the overall worth of the job

46. An applicant is tested - hired then evaluated by their current supervisor

47. 30 percent of employees require what?

48. Paid per piece completed instead of per hour

49. Happen in the performance evaluation process when the rater evaluates the employee based on the raters negative or positive opinion of the employee

50. Based on the concept of the organization as an open system with the primary work group as a subsystem of the total organization