OB Ch 4 - Values Attitudes and Work Behaviour Achieving...

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Values, Attitudes, and Work Behaviour Achieving Desired Work Attitudes: Organizational  Commitment, Job Satisfaction   Chapter Four
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What Are  Values  and  Attitudes ? n Enduring and long lasting beliefs/preferences/principles  about what is worthwhile and desirable.  n A fairly stable evaluative tendency to respond consistency  to some specific object, situation, person, or category of  people.
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Hofstede’s Five Cultural Dimensions n Hofstede questioned over 116,000 IBM employees in  40 countries about their work-related values. n He discovered four basic dimensions along which  work-related values differed across cultures: n Power distance n Uncertainty avoidance n Masculinity/femininity n Individualism/collectivism n Time Orientation
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n Exporting OB theories. n Importing OB theories. n
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