Week 1 Overview _ Personality

Week 1 Overview _ Personality - Chapter 1 I. What is...

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Chapter 1 I. What is organizational behavior? a. The study of what people think, feel, and do in and around organizations. II. What is an organization a. Groups of people who work interdependently towards some purpose. III. Organizational Behavior Trends a. Globalization b. Work force diversity i. Improves decision making and team performance ii. But can lead to communication problems c. Evolving employment relationships d. Virtual work i. Telecommuting 1. Reduces stress 2. But can lead to a lack of resources and recognition e. Workplace values and ethics i. Values-stable, long-lasting beliefs about what is important in a variety of situations that guide our decisions and actions IV. Five anchors of organizational behavior a. Multidisciplinary b. Systematic research c. Contingency d. Multiple levels of analysis e. Open systems V. Knowledge management & intellectual capital
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a. Know the definitions Chapter 2 I. Four drivers of individual behavior a. Motivation b. Ability c. Role perceptions
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