Once organizational change has begun initial excitement can usually be easily

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Once organizational change has begun, initial excitement can usually be easily sustained, even in the face of everyday problems Selected Answer: Fals e Correct Answer: Fals e Question 43 2 out of 2 points What term describes a situation in which organizational members react spontaneously to external and internal forces but do little to modify these forces or their behaviors? Selected Answer: Reactive change Correct Answer: Reactive change Question 44 2 out of 2 points In mass technology, the firm makes small numbers of goods in response to a specific customer request. Selected Answer: Fals e Correct Answer: Fals e Question 45 2 out of 2 points What is meant by role negotiation? Selected Answer: Entails structuring interactions between interdependent persons or groups to clarify and negotiate role behaviors and expectations
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Correct Answer: Entails structuring interactions between interdependent persons or groups to clarify and negotiate role behaviors and expectations Question 46 2 out of 2 points You fire Pauly and Lucci, two of your employees for drinking on the job. Soon you have to fire four more, then six more. You threaten remaining employees with legal action if they drink on the job. Your policy is based on Selected Answer: escalation of commitment. Correct Answer: escalation of commitment. Question 47 2 out of 2 points Which of the following characteristics relates to life and career planning? Selected Answer: Involves the use of structured counseling and group discussions, often accompanied by skill and interest testing, to assist employees in planning career paths and integrating life and career goals Correct Answer: Involves the use of structured counseling and group discussions, often accompanied by skill and interest testing, to assist employees in planning career paths and integrating life and career goals Question 48 2 out of 2 points What is meant by incremental change? Selected Answer: A relatively small change in processes and behaviors within just one or a few systems or levels of the organization Correct Answer: A relatively small change in processes and behaviors within just one or a few systems or levels of the organization Question 49 2 out of 2 points Which of the following refers to the grouping of jobs according to similar economic activities,
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such as finance, production and operations, and marketing? Selected Answer: Functional structure Correct Answer: Functional structure Question 50 2 out of 2 points Joe is trying to prove that his marketing program will work, even though it has been unsuccessful for the last 6 months. He continues his marketing actions and costs the company another $500,000 in expense, with little results. Which answer bests describes Joe's actions? Selected Answer: Escalation of commitment Correct Answer: Escalation of commitment
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