Mod 6 Assignment

Part 1 (25 points):

Describe why criminal background checks and reference checks are important in today’s

employment. Feel free to present an article or example to validate your viewpoint.Cite the

sources uses to substantiate your opinion. 

Part 2 (25 points): 

Please look at Figure 12.1 which summarizes Equal Opportunity Laws (not the Executive


Select ONE of the laws. Read about it. Describe what it means to you.  What are key issues? 

As a supervisor, what is your responsibility to uphold this law in the company and among the

workforce?  Are you able to separate your personal opinion from your legal responsibility?