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Brenda Hawkins Human Resource Management Chapter 1 Jack Nelson’s case 1. What do you think was causing some of the problems in the bank home office and branches? There is clearly a problem with communication, and the effects are felt in the area of employee commitment. Additional contributing factors include the lack of consistency in the policies and procedures of various locations. There is no cohesiveness to the staffing activities of this organization. 2. Do you think setting up a HR unit in the main office would help? Of course we think it would! Since there are HR-related problems both in the home office and in the branches, it is clear that if a personnel office were set up, it would need to help to coordinate the HR activities in the branches. 3. What specific functions should it carry out? What HR functions would then be carried out by supervisors and other line managers? What role should the Internet play in the new HR organization? There is room for quite a bit of variation in the answers to this
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