a) Describe how a classical approach to management differs from the Human Relations Approach.
b) Making due reference to at least two relevant theories, describe their importance.
problem 2: F W Taylor sees money as a significant motivator to work. Consider and compare Taylor’s theory of management with one other theory on motivation.
problem 3: describe the main style of leadership you would adopt for the given circumstances:
a) An office employing 200 staff
b) A small engineering workshop
c) A solicitor’s practice
d) The science department of a university
a) With the help of a diagram, describe a matrix type of organization.
b) describe under what circumstances this kind of structure is most suitable.
problem 5: Describe the main advantages of Management by Objectives to management for:
a) Management planning.
b) Performance appraisal of employees.
problem 6: One of the responsibilities of senior management is the setting of corporate strategy and objectives of organizations. Describe how this affects human resource planning and strategy.
a) describe the product life cycle.
b) With the aid of a diagram, describe the importance of the product life cycle for the production of 3D televisions.
problem 8: You are a trainee in the human resources department of your organization and you have been asked to recognize the main features of the given procedures for inclusion in the staff handbook: