Advanced Human Resource Management
Assignment # – Competitive Challenges Research Paper Due
October 3rd, 2022, by 9:00am
Research an organization – from
any business (IT, Hospitality, Finance, manufacture…etc. )
From the below list, chose
one competitive challenge the organization faced. You CANNOT use COVID as a
challenge. Otherwise, you will get an automatic fail.
Change in the marketplace
Productivity and cost
Describe the competitive
challenge and explain how this directly impacted HR in the organization.
issues/concerns resulted from this competitive challenge?
Describe how HR managed/overcame
What HR responsibilities,
competencies, and methodologies were utilized in the solution?
Be specific and apply the
learned concepts in Ch. 1 & 2. (Managing
Human Resources; by Bohlander, George and Snell, Scott .
9th Canadian edition)
What was the outcome?
You will be graded on the
rubric provided on WebCampus.
Minimum 700 words and
maximum 1,000 words using Microsoft Word
Grading: You will be graded
on the written rubric provided on WebCampus.
Review APA guidelines for
formatting title page, margins, page numbers etc.
Make sure your in-text
citations and reference page is according to APA standards.
Proper application of APA
format MUST be applied.
All sources must be
properly cited according to the APA format, with a citation page.
information that does not have a citation AND is not referenced is considered
PLAGIARISM – consistent use of plagiarism will result in an automatic fail.