Manpower Planning and Organisational Competitiveness in Zenith Bank Plc.

Manpower Planning and Organisational Competitiveness in Zenith Bank Plc.


Manpower Planning and Organisational Competitiveness in Zenith Bank Plc.


Abstract on  Manpower Planning and Organisational Competitiveness in Zenith Bank Plc.

To ensure the continuous development and enhancement of organizational competitive edge in a high technological driven system where positive rivalry is encourage, manpower planning takes an enviable position in fostering and achieving organizational goals and objectives. This research work was undertaken to critically examine manpower planning and organizational competitiveness using Zenith Bank Nigeria Pic as a case study. A review of related literature was carried out to consider the extent of work previously done in this area of study. The study aimed at finding are the following objectives, to highlight the importance of manpower planning in organizational competitiveness and to seeks to undertake both descriptive and empirical analysis of manpower planning with the role objectives and determining the usefulness of these techniques at improving organizational competitiveness. In conclusion, it was discovered that findings are manpower planning leads to improved organizational competitiveness, which in tum impacts positively on the economy, policies and programmes are needed as a boost to manpower planning of training and development in banks and Rapid development, in banks can be attributed to successful planning programmes.



TITLE PAGE                                                                                                   i

CERTIFICATION                                                                                           ii

DEDICATION                                                                                                iii

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT                                                                              iv

ABSTRACT                                                                                                      v

TABLE OF CONTENT                                                                                 vi



1.1           Background of the Study                                                              1

1.2            Statement of the Problem                                                          3

1.3           Purpose of the Study                                                                    5

1.4           Research Questions                                                                       5

1.5           Research Hypothesis                                                                     6

1.6           Significance of the Study                                                              7

1.7           Scope and Limitation of Study                                                    7


2.0      Literature Review                                                                             9

2.1      Introduction                                                                                      9

2.2      Manpower Planning as a Concept                                              9

2.3      Manpower Planning Process in Organization                       11

2.4      History of Manpower Planning                                                12

2.5      Nigeria Macro Independence                                                   13

2.6      Types of Manpower Planning                                                   14

2.7      Rationale for Manpower Planning                                          14

2.8      Importance of Manpower Planning                                        16

2.9      Manpower Forecasting Competition                                      17

2.10 Manpower Planning Issues and Competitiveness in

Organizational Training and Development.                                       20

2.11.1 Zenith Bank Nigeria Plc in Focus                                               24


3.0      Research Methodology                                                                26

3.1      Preamble                                                                                          26

3.2      Restatement of Research Hypothesis                                         26

3.3      Research Design                                                                             27

3.4      Population and Sample Size                                                        28

3.5      Questionnaire Administration                                                    29

3.6      Procedure for Data Analysis                                                        29

3.7      Limitation                                                                                        30


4.0      Data Presentation and Analysis                                                    31

4.1       Analysis of Socio-Economic Data                                               31

4.2      General Findings and Analysis                                                    32

4.3      Test of Hypotheses                                                                        41


5.0      Summary, Recommendations and Conclusions                     48

5.1      Summary of Findings                                                                   48

5.2      Conclusion                                                                                       49

5.3      Recommendations                                                                         50

            Bibliography                                                                                    52