initial discussion thread is due on Day 3 (Thursday) and you have until
Day 7 (Monday) to respond to your classmates. Your grade will reflect
both the quality of your initial post and the depth of your responses.
Refer to the Discussion Forum Grading Rubric under the Settings icon
above for guidance on how your discussion will be evaluated.
Human Resources: Debbie’s Dilemma
For this discussion, review the Debbie’s Dilemma case study and
complete the interactive module in Section 12.4 of your course text.
Then, thoroughly address Option 1, 2, or 3, which will be assigned by
your Instructor at the beginning of Week Four. NOTE: All students must
answer Option 4:
Option 1 – Use Herzberg’s two factor theory to explain Debbie’s level of motivation.
Option 2 – Use Adams’ equity theory to explain Debbie’s decision to look for work elsewhere.
Option 3 – Use Vroom’s expectancy theory to explain this situation.
If you were advising the three physicians in the organization,
what would you tell them they should have done when confronted by the
two LPNs? Defend your advice.
Your discussion must be 150-250 words. Utilize your course
textbook and at least one additional scholarly source to support your
conclusions and responses to the questions. Your discussion and all
sources must be formatted according to APA style as outlined in the
Ashford Writing Center.