When developing and implementing a grant proposal, the grantee must consider the

When developing and implementing a grant proposal the grantee must consider the project structure and four models for proposal development. Understanding this framework helps to fine tune the proposal and ensure that consideration has been given to selecting the appropriate resources required to carry out the project. There are four models that can be used… Continue reading When developing and implementing a grant proposal, the grantee must consider the

When developing any new skill set, it is important to obtain a baseline measure

When developing any new skill set it is important to obtain a baseline measure of your current competence. To do so you will spend time reflecting on your present skills in assessment which could include needs assessments community assessments and personal assessments to name a few. You also will self-assess your professional interviewing skills. When… Continue reading When developing any new skill set, it is important to obtain a baseline measure

What Would You Do? You are a member of the management team of a medium-sized Flo

What Would You Do? You are a member of the management team of a medium-sized Florida oceanfront vacation and retirement community. You have been asked to make recommendations to the city council concerning elements that should be part of a new vision and an accompanying strategic plan for the city. What would you do? ******APA… Continue reading What Would You Do?
You are a member of the management team of a medium-sized Flo

What Would You Do? You are in charge of a coalition combating domestic violence.

What Would You Do? You are in charge of a coalition combating domestic violence. The various nonprofit organi- zations that are the primary service delivery groups in this area have complained to you that a new state initiative to stop human trafficking will have the effect of reducing their capacity to help current victims of… Continue reading What Would You Do?
You are in charge of a coalition combating domestic violence.

What Would You Do? You are the director of motor vehicle registration for your s

What Would You Do? You are the director of motor vehicle registration for your state. Your agency with offices scattered across the state is responsible for registration and licensing of cars trucks and other motor vehicles. About six months into the fiscal year the governor announces that all state agencies will have to finish the… Continue reading What Would You Do?
You are the director of motor vehicle registration for your s

What Would You Do? You are the top civil service official in a large federal age

What Would You Do? You are the top civil service official in a large federal agency. The new administration has just appointed the cabinet secretary and her top political appointees. You want the agency to work well but are afraid that the new appointees all drawn from large corporations may not understand how government works… Continue reading What Would You Do?
You are the top civil service official in a large federal age

What you see and hear is filtered through who you are. Each person has a differe

What you see and hear is filtered through who you are. Each person has a different perspective. Your perspective can be influenced by the physical environment: where you are standing the weather or the time of day. It can also be influenced by ones mood by cultural filters or by past experiences. When you understand… Continue reading What you see and hear is filtered through who you are. Each person has a differe

Whats in a Name? In the Afterword, Laszlo Bock describes how Google renamed his

Whats in a Name? In the Afterword LaszloBock describes how Google renamed his position from VP of Human Resources toVP of People Operations. The HR function in todays workplace has been rebrandedwith many names: e.g. Human Resources People Operations Talent Management Human Capital Employee Engagement Team Member Services etc. In your opinion which of the… Continue reading Whats in a Name?
In the Afterword, Laszlo Bock describes how Google renamed his

When an organization is faced with a challenge, or perhaps a new opportunity, ca

When an organization is faced with a challenge or perhaps a new opportunity care must be taken to properly diagnose the issues at hand so that proper actions are developed to accomplish the task in the most effective manner possible. During Week 2 you clearly defined a challenge for your chosen organization. During Week 3… Continue reading When an organization is faced with a challenge, or perhaps a new opportunity, ca

When a restaurant employee slipped on spilled soup and fell, requiring the eveni

When a restaurant employee slipped onspilled soup and fell requiring the evening off to recover the owner realized that workplace safety was an issue to which she had not devoted much time. A friend warned the owner that if she started creating a lot of safety rules and procedures she would lose her focus on… Continue reading When a restaurant employee slipped on spilled soup and fell, requiring the eveni