What Are the Benefits of Performance Appraisals to the Organization?

  What Are the Benefits of Performance Appraisals to the Organization?Improving Communication All too often, employees and managers don’t get along and can’t understand why. Problems that stem from a lack of communication can sometimes be resolved with a performance appraisal. If the appraisal is used as an opportunity to describe the criteria on which […]

Transfer and Promotion

Internal Mobility is necessary to match the employee’s skill and requirements with the requirements of the job and those of the organization continuously. Need for Internal Mobility : –          Changes in job structure, job design, job grouping changes in technology, mechanization etc, resulting in encasement of job demand. –          Expansion and diversification of production or […]

Current Trends in Human Resource Management

Originally posted on Human Resources Management: The world of work is rapidly changing. As a part of organization, Human Resource Management (HRM) must be prepared to deal with effects of changing world of work. For the HR people it means understanding the implications of globalization, work-force diversity, changing skill requirements, corporate downsizing, continuous improvement initiatives, […]

Essential Skills to Become a Manager

Essential Skills to Become a Manager 1. Communication There’s a lot of communication when you’re a manager. You have to communicate with each of your employees. You have to communicate “sideways” with your co-workers and customers. And you have to communicate upwards with your own manager or executive. You need some substance in the communication, […]

Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI)

Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) is used widely to try to classify personally traits based on Carl Jung’s work on psychological typology. Many psychologists do not agree that the MBTI provides a reliable assessment of personality. Nevertheless, the Myers-Briggs personality test is taken by around two million people per year through […]

What is Research

  MEANING OF RESEARCH   Research refers to a search for knowledge. Research is an art of scientific investigation.  “A careful investigation or inquiry specially through search for new facts in any branch of knowledge”.   OBJECTIVES OF RESEARCH   1. To gain familiarity with a phenomenon or to achieve new insights into it. (exploratory […]

Evaluation Forms: Effect Gathering of Feedback

At most universities, student ratings of courses are required. This is due to a variety of reasons. Gathering evidence on teaching helps departments make informed decisions related to tenure, retention and promotion. Requesting student to complete evaluation forms sends the message that effective teachers are a clear focus. Evaluation Forms for Improved Performance The most […]