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MGMT2001 Human Resource Management: Welcome
Find resources for your research assignment(s) in MGMT2001.
Updated international job/internship postings in 35 countries. Includes country-specific information on work permit and visa regulations, interviewing, cultural and business etiquette, cost of living expenses, employment trends, and major companies.
Find companies in the U.S. who are temporarily hiring foreign workers who qualify for H1-B visa status.
A job description is a detailed list of responsibilities or duties along with the necessary qualifications for the job (skills, education, etc.).
Usually include job summary, job functions and qualifications.
In a way, the job description almost serves as a contract with the employee and employer.
They list the expectations of the employers and could serve as grounds for dismissal if not followed by the employee.
A job posting is an advertisement posted by an employer looking to hire an employee for an open position.
Usually include contact information, employer name, salary information, job details and open position.
The posting MAY or MAY NOT include a job description telling candidates what the job entails.
Online Job Descriptions
It's often difficult to locate job descriptions on the Internet.
However, BLR, the company that produces the BLR Job Description Encyclopedia in print (see the Recommended Reference Books section of this guide for details), offers a free trial of their online job description database.
The Library does not subscribe to this source, but you can sign up for the free trial by going to the BLR website and providing your contact information.