HRM 300 Week 1 DQ 1

Read the article by Dori Meinert, Ready, Set, Hire! found in the UOPX Library (2012). The easiest way and quickest way to locate the article is to click on the Library tab after you have logged in to UOPX. Enter the author’s last name in the box under “Search Keywords” on the Library’s main page. Dori Meinert is a staff writer for HR Magazine. You will find her writings and the writings of several others. Scroll down on the first page until you find the Ready, Set , Hire! article. Read the article and respond to the discussion question below with at least 200-300 of your words. You may find that several of Dori Meinert’s article may interest you and will give you ideas for topics discussed in this class. HR Magazine is one of the more popular magazines read by human resource (HR) professionals and managers interested in better understanding the role of human resource management (HRM) in the effective management of people.

What do you believe is the action an HRM function could take that will do the most to help reduce the problems of under-employment and unemployment in the United States? Defend your choice of the action with justification supported by the article, by the course textbook, by additional research, and your experience. Ensure that the use of sources is properly documented in the APA format.