Essay on MGT 4481 Chapter 1-2 Discussion Questions
March 29, 2012
Discussion Questions from Chapter 1 and 2
1. Relate a hiring experience you have had as a job seeker to the process illustrated in Figure 1-1. What could the organization you applied to have done to improve your experience?
Many years ago I applied for a job I learned about by word of mouth. I was instructed to contact the supervisor of the position I was seeking in order to set up an interview. I interviewed with the supervisor, and met the qualifications he had for the job, and he told me he would contact me at a future date to formally offer the job. After a few weeks, I had heard nothing. I contacted the supervisor who conducted the interview, only to find out another applicant had …show more content…
1. What are the three most important ethical principles that you feel organizations should adhere to in terms of their staffing philosophies? Why?
An employer should be truthful, fair, and act with integrity towards its potential and current employees. All three principles coexist together,