What trends currently impact the workplace?, Created and Designed by…
What trends currently impact the workplace?
Week1: Organizational Structures
Trends in Organizational Structures
Choice of Organizational Structure
Week 2: Globalization, Technology and the Mobile Work Force
Human Resources and Recruitment
Personalized Customer Experiences
Remote Work and Collaboration
Data Analysis and Insights
Skill Enhancement and Training
Automation of Routine Tasks
Multilateral & Bilateral agreements
Week 5: Entrepreneurship
3.Benefits of Entrepreneurship
You can decide on what type of business you want
You make the decisions for your business
You can put your own ideas to work
You can choose the location for your business
You have the potential to earn more
4.The Odds of Success
Have a good working knowledge of business law or hire a lawyer.
Develop a good marketing and business plan that takes into account customer needs, competition, pricing and promotional strategies (ie: do your research first!).
Make sure you have the experience, expertise and talent to run your business
Understand your business finances, such as cash flow and handling credit.
Keep a good inventory of your products or services and your existing customers.
Supervise, train and motivate your staff.
2.The Rise of Small Businesses
Increased tax base
Do You Have What it Takes?
Week4: Current Impact of Unions
Background on Unions
Health and safety risks
Scheduling of excessive work hours
Conditions Inviting the Formation of Unions
Spend money on the company, or the senior staff, but turn down requests for salary increases.
Let wages fall behind the going rate.
Decrease employee benefits, or other non-financial compensation.
The Future of Unions
Week 3: Workplace Culture
The Importance of Workplace Culture
Factors Affecting Workplace Culture
Employees with different backgrounds:
Government Policy changes
Workplace Culture Directly Affects You!
Recognition & Rewards
Learning & Development
Healthy Workplace (lifestyle and the environment)
Wages & Benefits
Created and Designed by Nnalue Victory Student Number: 041039021