43.Which philosophical view of the U.S. management recognizes that people influence the future to a large extent and that they control their own fates? A. Independent enterprise as the instrument of social actionB. Wide sharing in decision makingC."Master of destiny" viewpointD. Natural selection theoryE. Competition produces efficiencyThe "master of destiny" philosophy is fundamental to U.S. management thought. Simply stated, people can substantially influence the future; they are in control of their own destinies. This viewpoint also reflects the attitude that though luck may influence an individual's future, on balance, persistence, hard work, a commitment to fulfill expectations, and effective use of time give people control of their destinies.
AACSB: Analytical ThinkingAccessibility: Keyboard NavigationBlooms: RememberCateora - Chapter 05 #43Difficulty Level: 1 EasyLearning Objective: 05-01 The necessity for adapting to cultural differencesTopic: The Impact of American Culture on Management Style