Hewlett Packard Case Study by Champ

Hewlett Packard
A discussion regarding the Hewlett Packard company as the nations most favorable employer.
# 98348 | 1,955 words | 11 sources | MLA | 2007 | US
Published on Sep 18, 2007 in Business (Companies) , Business (Management) , Business (Human Resources) , Business (General)

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This paper presents a nomination for Hewlett Packard (HP) as the best employer in the US. The paper explains why HP deserves this title, explores the various benefits that are offered by the company, and looks at the future that the company holds for it's employees.

New Workplace Atmosphere
Job Satisfaction
Alternative Work Arrangements
The Large Picture

From the Paper:

"In many companies the first time there is a problem or conflict with an employee that employee is terminated and shown the door. Hewlett Packard does not believe in giving up on its resources at the first sign of trouble. In fact it is a company policy to first try and work with that person and address any issues that may be at the root or foundation of the problem before resorting to termination. Hewlett Packard is a large company and as such has some flexibility in this area. If an employee is displaying unwanted work behaviors the company has a mediator or counselor in place to ascertain what is causing such behaviors. If it is an issue outside of work, such as substance abuse the company has the ability to send that person to rehabilitation and provide support for abstinence. "

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Westaff Named ''Best Employer'' in Australia and New Zealand; 2005 Hewitt Associates Study Ranks Westaff Among Region's Best Employers. From: Business Wire | Date: October 6, 2005 | More results for: best employer Australia
  • EPAC (1996) Future Labour Market Issues for Australia. Economic Planning Advisory Commission. Canberra: AGPS.
  • Game, A. and Pringle, R. (1993) Gender at work. Sydney, George Allen & Unwin.
  • Kelly, R. (1995) 'Total Quality Management: industrial democracy or another form of managerial control?' Labour and Industry, 6(2): 119-140.
  • Littler, C., Bramble, T. and McDonald, J. (1994) Organisational Restructuring: Downsizing, Delayering and Managing Change at Work Industrial Relations Research Series Number 15, Canberra, AGPS.

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