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Unformatted text preview: n, Robbin, & Judge, Organizational Behaviour: Concepts, Controversies, Applications 5 Cdn Edition 10 Chapter 1 What is OB? Comm 292 , Eiston Lo and turnove ers, and increasing employee job satisfaction and organi tional commit 3. Isn't organizational behaviour common sense? Or just like psychology? OB uses systematic study to improve predictions of behaviou Prepared by: Eiston Lo, University of British Columbia th Source: Langton, Robbin, & Judge, Organizational Behaviour: Concepts, Controversies, Applications 5 Cdn Edition 11 Chapter 1 What is OB? Comm 292 , Eiston Lo EXHIBITS Prepared by: Eiston Lo, University of British Columbia th Source: Langton, Robbin, & Judge, Organizational Behaviour: Concepts, Controversies, Applications 5 Cdn Edition 12 Chapter 1 What is OB? Comm 292 , Eiston Lo Prepared by: Eiston Lo, University of British Columbia th Source: Langton, Robbin, & Judge, Organizational Behaviour: Concepts, Controversies, Applications 5 Cdn Edition 13 Chapter 1 What is OB? Comm 292 , Eiston Lo Prepared by: Eiston Lo, University of British Columbia th Source: Langton, Robbin, & Judge, Organizational Behaviour: Concepts, Controversies, Applications 5 Cdn Edition 14 Chapter 1 What is OB? Comm 292 , Eiston Lo Prepared by: Eiston Lo, University of British Columbia th Source: Langton, Robbin, & Judge, Organizational Behaviour: Concepts, Controversies, Applications 5 Cdn Edition 15 Chapter 1 What is OB? Comm 292 , Eiston Lo TEXTBOOK ANSWERS TO REVIEW QUESTIONS (p.26) 1. Define organizational behaviour. Organizational behaviour studies the impact that individuals, groups, and structure have on behaviour within organizations for the purpose of applying such knowledge toward improving an organization's effectiveness. OB is best understood as a tool in the skills repertoire of both employees and managers. 2. What is an organization? Is the family unit an organization? Explain. An organization is a consciously coordinated social unit, composed of two o...
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