In 1890, Benjamin Holt and Daniel Best decided to improve the equipment used for farming. They became the pioneers for track-type tractors and gasoline-powered engines. Today, Caterpillar employs over 72,000 employees. These employees have earned more than 2,800 patents within the last six years. This company claims it is dedicated to sustaining the environment and improving the quality of life. Caterpillar is currently a Fortune 100 company and the world’s largest manufacturer of mining and construction equipment as well as engines and industrial turbines.
Explore this organization’s Website. Prepare a two-page report indicating your responses to the following questions. You should be prepared to discuss your findings with the class. Identify the type of employee selection method that Caterpillar utilizes. What type of qualifications does Caterpillar look for in employees? What type of selection testing do you imagine is prevalent at this organization? Why? How does the company comply with federal laws in its hiring process? How does Caterpillar demonstrate that it values its employees? Does this organization sound like a good place to work? Why or why not?
U.S. Navy offers many career choices for men and women. Explore this site and take the virtual tour. Under “about you” section, take the tests to determine whether and what type of career you may be suited for at Navy. What methods do you belie the Navy uses in selecting its human resources? Do you believe the laws and regulations that apply to other organizations in selection and recruiting also apply to the U.S. Navy? Explain.
All the responses must be included in one word document.
This assignment must be sent through the turnitin link shown below. Please, check carefully the originality of your submission. If you use external sources to support your rationale, cite them in both within the text and in the references section. The word document must be: double-spaced/12-font/with margins, and references (if apply) . The instructor will not accept more than 5% of materials from external sources in the content of the document; otherwise, your work will be considered invalid. If you have any question, contact your instructor.