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Bob Wilson of Wilson Bros has asked you to explain stereotypes. As he understands it stereotypes can be helpful or not helpful to individuals and organizations depending on the situation in which a stereotype is used . With the assistance of available research from the course and external sources, comment on the above statement, explain your answer and respond to at least two other students' postings. Your first post which will discuss the stereotype issue is due Fri. Sept. 28 by 11:59PM. A minimum of 3 paragraphs should be sufficient to post your thoughts (3 marks) Your responding posts to 2 course peers are due Mon. Oct. 1 by 11:59PM. A minimum of 1 paragraph/response should be sufficient to constructively critique your peers' posts. (1 mark per post) Solution: As per some researchers, stereotyping is defined as a perceptual process in which a person or an individual assign characteristics to an identifiable group and then automatically transfer those features to anyone we believe is a member of that group. It is a process of generalizing beliefs,

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