Does Enterprise face any risks from its human
think Miller Brewing Company’s termination of Mr. MacKenzie was justified? Why
or why not?
are the advantages and disadvantages for individual workers at firms that merge
with international partners?
the impact of strategy and culture on Activision.
Are dirty, dangerous, and unpleasant jobs an
inevitable part of any economy?
What role might job satisfaction and
dissatisfaction play in the hotel industry?
What do you
see as the major advantages and disadvantages of hiring high-risk employees?
Why don’t more companies follow Avon’s lead?
What does this case suggest to you about the
differences between salaried and hourly managers? What does it suggest to you
about equity between workers in the same organization and across different
What do you see as the advantages and
disadvantages of frequent performance appraisals?
If you were a Harley or GM employee and union
member, would you have voted for the new deal? Why or why not?
Describe the jobs of salesperson and marketer
at a typical firm in terms of employee needs that are being met. Then describe
the jobs of salesperson and marketer at CollabNet in terms of met needs. What
are the differences?
types of employees are likely to be motivated by alternate work arrangements?