MGT 430 Assignment 2: Defining Needs Assessment



Training is a fundamental component to any organization. Organizations spend thousands of dollars each year to train and develop employees. Many of the programs do not produce the desired result of increased productivity.

Determine how needs assessments benefit organizations.

Write a 6-8 page paper addressing the following items:

Define needs assessment
Determine the cost-effectiveness of companies conducting need assessments
Identify steps companies can employ to modify ineffective training programs that are not cost effective
Discuss the role that technology, computer based training, webinars, etc, play in determining the cost effectiveness of training programs.
Explain the steps or guidelines which can be utilized to help guide the successful implementation of a training program
Minimum of three (3) peer-reviewed, scholarly sources, within the last ten (10) years, not including the text material.

Additional Requirements

Min Pages: 6
Max Pages: 8
Level of Detail: Show all work
Other Requirements: This is a 6 to 8 pages paper. Needs to be cited by at least 3 scholarly sources