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A practical guide to needs assessment, 2d ed. (CD-ROM included).


A practical guide to needs assessment, 2d ed. (CD-ROM included)

Gupta, Kavita. Updated and expanded ed. by Catherine M. Sleezer and Darlene F. Russ-Eft.

Pfeiffer and Company


336 pages




Updated to include new research and policies, this edition focuses on four approaches to human resources needs assessment, including knowledge and skills assessment, job and task analysis, competency-based needs assessment and strategic needs assessment. It emphasizes data gathering and analysis that will produce the appropriate results quickly and offers a wide variety of assessment tools and step-by-step procedures along with a range of forms on the accompanying CD-ROM. It also gives tips and templates for writing reports and proposals, advice on strategies for collecting data, and a section on ethics.

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