Team-Based Performance Management

Evaluate the effectiveness of both team-based performance management and individual-based performance management. Suggest three (3) pros and three (3) cons of each type of management. Justify your response.

Choose three (3) of the best practices for addressing the facets of team-based performance management. Recommend a strategy for your current or past organization to incorporate the identified practices. Provide a rationale for your response.

Homeland Security

As we study this new concept of “homeland security,” we quickly learn that threats to national security are not new. In fact, the United States faced major threats to its existence even before it was officially a nation. Identify and describe two such events in U.S. history that occurred prior to September 11, 2001, and explain why this event/threat was similar to current homeland security events.