Movie 4-Office Space Questions.docx - Office Space Questions(Employee Attitudes Input your answers in the shaded boxes 1 Discuss the extent of the main

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Office Space Questions - (Employee Attitudes) Input your answers in the shaded boxes 1. Discuss the extent of the main character’s promotion satisfaction. Describe scenes from the movie to support your answer. The promotion satisfaction of the main character named Peter in the movie Office Space is low. Firstly, his workplace called Initech doesn’t offer much promotional and growth opportunities, decreasing his chances of advancement in the workplace. In one of Peter’s interviews, he states how he felt there’s no point of working extra hard because the company doesn’t offer any motivational rewards or incentives to their employees. Additionally, he always felt stressed and pressured and felt that he wouldn’t get a promotion ever since from the start. He was not feeling fulfilled and felt he couldn't perform his job to the best of his abilities. 2.Discuss the extent of the main character’s supervision satisfaction. Describe scenes from the movie to support your answer. Peter’s supervision satisfaction level is low. Throughout the movie, it shows how much he hated his boss named Bill Lumbergh. He felt that Bill had poor leadership skills and didn’t know how to listen and communicate well with his employees. Bill showed the characteristics of an arrogant leader who only focused on what he wanted and didn’t care about the opinions or well-being of his employees. His boss would always ask him questions without even listening to Peter’s response. There were different scenes from the movie when Peter did not want to deal with his boss and always wanted to avoid him. He felt that he always did things on his own and that there was no sort of support or encouragement from his boss, affecting his work performance and productivity.
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