ThomasJ-Assign Wk. 1

ThomasJ-Assign Wk. 1 - Jan Thomas MGT 4472 Lucas Week 1...

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Jan Thomas MGT 4472 Lucas Week 1 Assignment October 11, 2010 Chapter 1 1. Write a definition of organizational behavior, include why studying this subject is important. Organizational behavior is the study of many factors that have an impact on how people and groups act, feel, and respond to work and organizations, and how they respond to their environments. Studying this subject is important because everyone will work for an organization at some point in their lives and will be affected. 2. Of the four “challenges to organizational behavior”, which one do you think presents management with the “greatest challenge”? Defend your answer. The four challenges to organizational behavior are the changing social and cultural environment, the evolving global environment, advancing information technology and shifting work and employment relationships. I believe that advancing information technology is the greatest challenge for organizational behavior. Not only does one person has to keep up with the ongoing changes that are being made in everyday
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