Essay about Industrial Relations and Its Relevance
Case Study on Compensation
Tumeet Kaus Dhillion
Prof. Angela Hould
Due: June 24, 2011
Introduction Zenith Medical Systems Incorporated is a relatively new firm that specializes in manufacturing and distributing information management systems for health care institutions. Zenith is a joint organization comprised of a major computer firm and a supplier of hospital products. Since the health care sector is continually growing and becoming more complex, the need for computer systems to accommodate for these changes increases. Zenith’s objective is to “develop an integrated …show more content…
Organization Size and Workforce The organization size is an important implication in examining each contextual variable. When changing one variable, another (like size of the organization) must be manipulated as well. For now, Zenith employs 600 workers—most of them being highly skilled and educated workers. As a medium sized firm, Zenith has a relatively high number of knowledge workers. Moreover, the current workforce surrounding Zenith Medical Systems Incorporated appears to have a continual forecast of skilled knowledge workers. Being a very technically driven industry, specialized knowledge is a requirement for all positions.
Technology Today, technology is used