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Org+Behavior+and+Work_Session+3 - Jan 26 2011 LSER...

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LSER 37:575:345 ORGANIZATIONAL LSER 37:575:345 ORGANIZATIONAL Diversity in Organizations Kaumudi Misra (kmisra@rci.rutgers.edu) Jan 26 2011
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Diversity Diversity Misra: OB & Work 2-2
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Biographical Characteristics Biographical Characteristics Objective and easily obtained personal characteristics. Age Older workers bring experience, judgment, a strong work ethic, and commitment to quality. Gender Few differences between men and women that affect job performance. Misra: OB & Work 2-3
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Biographical Characteristics (Continued) Biographical Characteristics (Continued) Contentious issue: differences exist, but could be more culture based than race based. Tenure People with job tenure (seniority at a job) are more productive, absent less frequently, have lower turnover, and are more satisfied. Misra: OB & Work 2-4
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Other Biographical Characteristics Other Biographical Characteristics Religion May impact the workplace in areas of dress, grooming and scheduling
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This note was uploaded on 11/20/2011 for the course LABOR STUD 575:345 taught by Professor Misra during the Spring '11 term at Rutgers.

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