Imagine you are a manager of three employees. You have decided to assess each individual’s character, personality, and job satisfaction to improve your ability to manage them.

Resources: Self-Assessment Library, University of Phoenix Material: How to Save the Self-Assessments Guide Ask three co-workers, friends, or family members to take the following self-assessments: How Satisfied Am I with My Job? Am I Engaged? How Are You Feeling Right Read More …

You are a manager of three employees at Riordan Manufacturing. You recently had these employees take a series of self-assessments to aid you in managing them. Now that you have these assessments, you are now tasked with creating an Employee Portfolio for each of the employees to help guide you in developing ways to best manage them.

Resources: Results of Self-Assessments, University of Phoenix Material: Employee Portfolio Management Plan Complete the Employee Portfolio: Management Plan found on your student website for each of the three employees. Write a 350- to 700-word summary. Include the following in your Read More …

Jefferson City Computers has developed a forecasting model to estimate its AFN for the upcoming year. All else being equal, which of the following factors is most likely to lead to an increase of the additional funds needed (AFN)?

A sharp increase in its forecasted sales. A switch to a just-in-time inventory system and outsourcing production. The company reduces its dividend payout ratio. The company switches its materials purchases to a supplier that sells on terms of 1/5, net Read More …

You are a manager for Riordan Manufacturing. You recently administered a series of assessments to your three employees to give you a better understanding of their different traits. You have begun putting together an Employee Portfolio for each employee. Now you must use the information from the assessments to create a Motivational Plan.

Resources: University of Phoenix Material: Employee Portfolio: Motivation Action Plan, Self Assessments from Week One and Week Two Individual Assignment Determine the motivational strategy or strategies that would likely be most appropriate for each of your three employees based on Read More …