People and Organisation

Compare and contrast printed media, external agencies and education liaison as external recruitment methods an organisation can use to attract appropriate candidates for a new post. Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of each method. Use academic sources to support your answer. (20%, approx. 600 words)

What is the ‘classic trio’ of employee selection methods? Explain each method and present its benefits and drawbacks for employee selection.

Why is employee induction important? Discuss using academic sources to support your answer. (20%, approx. 600 words)

What is the ‘psychological contract’? Explain its meaning and discuss its link to employee retention. (20%, approx. 600 words)