Human Resource Management: Importance & Challenges


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HRM consists of which of the following functions within a company?

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1. Why is it critical to have an effective human resource management program?

2. What is the name of the process by which companies pass on knowledge, skills, and responsibilities from retiring employees to younger ones?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and printable worksheet will measure your understanding of human resource management (HRM), its issues and significance. Necessity, functions, challenges and processes of HRM will be the focus of practice questions.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz will ask you about:

  • Functions of HRM
  • Necessity of HRM programs
  • Process of passing info to younger employees
  • The impact of new technology on HRM
  • Challenges facing human resource managers

Skills Practiced

Students will have an opportunity to show their skill in:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on the significance of HRM and its issues
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the functions of HRM
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding HRM and new technology and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding challenges facing HRM

Additional Learning

Check out the accompanying lesson entitled Human Resource Management: Importance & Challenges for more information on this subject. Some goals of this lesson include:

  • Define human resource management, turnover rates, leadership development and other concepts
  • Know the major issues that HRM faces and how they respond
  • Explain why HRM is a necessary component of a company
  • Apply what you learned about HRM to current events, such as healthcare and the Affordable Care Act