Assignment 2: Discussionâ€”Examining My Own Organization
Whether it is your first job or your continuing professional growth, training and development is a large part of your work experience. You will have some sort of experience with training and development.
In this assignment, you will have the opportunity to reflect on, discuss, and analyze the training needs of your own organizations.
Respond to the following points:
Describe the amount and types of trainings employed in your current or former organization. Include examples and support your examples with information you obtain from this module’s readings.
Given the complexity of modern organizations, analyze the manner in which training is changing to meet the different needs of these organizations. Provide at least two examples to support your position.
By Saturday, March 25, 2017, post your responses to this Discussion Area.
Through Wednesday, March 29, 2017, respond to at least two of your classmates’ posts. While responding, focus on expanding the discussion to include commentary and analysis of what your classmates are saying.
Write your initial response in 300â€“500 words. Your response should be thorough and address all components of the discussion question in detail, include citations of all sources, where needed, according to the APA Style, and demonstrate accurate spelling, grammar, and punctuation
Do the following when responding to your peers:
Read your peersâ€™ answers.
Provide substantive comments by
contributing new, relevant information from course readings, Web sites, or other sources;
building on the remarks or questions of others; or
sharing practical examples of key concepts from your professional or personal experiences
Respond to feedback on your posting and provide feedback to other students on their ideas.
Make sure your writing
is clear, concise, and organized;
demonstrates ethical scholarship in accurate representation and attribution of sources; and
displays accurate spelling, grammar, and punctuation.
Initial response was:
Insightful, original, accurate, and timely.
Substantive and demonstrated advanced understanding of concepts.
Compiled/synthesized theories and concepts drawn from a variety of sources to support statements and conclusions.
Discussion Response and Participation:
Responded to a minimum of two peers in a timely manner.
Offered points of view supported by research.
Asked challenging questions that promoted discussion.
Drew relationships between one or more points in the discussion.
Wrote in a clear, concise, formal, and organized manner.
Responses were error free.
Information from sources, where applicable, was paraphrased appropriately and accurately cited.