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Chapter 8 of The Performance Consultant's Fieldbook provides important details about interventions. After reviewing this, discuss two potential pitfalls that may occur during an organizational intervention In your responses to your peers, propose solutions to the pitfalls or ideas to prevent the pitfalls from occurring. Support your position with the use of one additional outside source. One potential pitfall that could occur during organizational intervention is addressing the issue. For example, if an organization has trouble with their employees producing products in a certain time so they try to incorporate a new process targeted at the employees’ performance. The problem, however, isn’t particularly with the employees’ performance, but rather with the way that the work is distributed to each employee by the manager. If the real source of the problem isn’t addressed, then it could result in the intervention not being effective (Nielsen, Taris & Cox, 2010). Another potential pitfall that could occur during an organizational intervention is failure to
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