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Schedule for Week 1 Course syllabus Introductions Your core beliefs Group formation Chapter 1
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Nature Vs Nurture - Talents and abilities are innate and cannot be taught Vs. we all have more or less similar talent and the question is whether we are motivated to learn new talent and ability. Concern for others Vs Concern for self - People are basically good and kind and have a natural tendency to help others Vs. People are hard wired to fend for themselves and thus, to compete and not cooperate Alike Vs Different - People are more alike than different Vs Each person is unique as no two people are the same Core beliefs
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Chapter ONE An Introduction to Organizational Behavior
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Organization A consciously coordinated social unit,  composed of two or more people, that  functions on a relatively continuous basis to  achieve a common goal or set of goals.
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Example of an Organization
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Enter Organizational Behavior Organizational behavior (OB) A field of study that investigates the impact that  individuals, groups, and structure have on behavior  within organizations, for the purpose of applying such  knowledge toward improving an organization’s 
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This note was uploaded on 06/17/2011 for the course BUS 365 taught by Professor Anjalichoudhry during the Fall '10 term at St. Xavier.

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Ch1 AC(2) - Schedule for Week 1 Course syllabus...

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