Primary Task Response: Within the Discussion Board area, write 400–600 words that respond to the following questions with your thoughts, ideas, and comments. This will be the foundation for future discussions by your classmates. Be substantive and clear, and use examples to reinforce your ideas.
Given the importance of technology in business today, discuss ONE of the following issues providing examples wherever possible.
- Explain what you think are the most important functions that Human Resources performs detailing why you have chosen those functions.
- Staff appraisals in many companies are conducted on an annual basis. Other firms may conduct reviews more regularly, for example quarterly. Outline what you think are the advantages and disadvantages of either system and explain which you would use, and why, if you were a manager and had the choice.