“Public Human Resource Management” Please respond to the following:


Analyze the topics discussed in Chapter 1, with the exception of the laws. Select two topics and discuss two positive effects and two challenges the topic poses for human resource departments in the public sector.


Week 1Discussion 2

“Public Human Resource Management in the News” Please respond to the following:

From the e-Activities, discuss the current event you reviewed from the selected federal, state, or local agency and determine the cause of the issue, noting if the cause was due to neglected public bureaucracies from elected and appointed officials. Discuss at least two results of the issue


Week 1 eActivities(NOTE:  I have put the links next to the Websites)

Go to the U.S. Government Website, https://www.usa.gov/and from the menu titled Popular Topics click on A-Z List of Agencies. Select an agency (e.g., Administration on Aging AoA). Click on the agency’s Website to find current articles or news related events within the last 12 months. Click on a menu item such as publications, articles, Press Room and / or e-News (menu selections for articles vary with agencies). Be prepared to discuss.


Go to FedWorld Website. http://fedworld.ntis.gov/Select Top Government Websites. Review and selected an agency / commission from the list of Independent U.S. Federal Agencies and Commissions; review its Website, and select a current event that has occurred in the last 12 months. Be prepared to discuss.


I reside in Georgia

Go to the Website of office of your state of local public government agency and review a selected department of your choice. Select a current event that has occurred in the last twelve (12) months. Be prepared to discuss.