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Each member silently and independently ranks the ideas Highest aggregate ranking determines final decision Permits groups to meet formally but also allows independent thinking oExhibit 12-3 Pg. 427 Exhibit 12-4 Pg. 428 Evaluating group effectiveness Creativity in organizational decision making (Exhibit 12-5 pg. 428) Decision maker needs creativity Ability to produce novel and useful ideas Creativity allows decision maker to more fully appraise and understand problems, even the ones others cant see Exhibit 12-5 pg. 428 find more resources at oneclass.comfind more resources at oneclass.comfind more resources at oneclass.comfind more resources at oneclass.com
Three Stage Model of Creativity oCreative Behavior Four steps Problem Formulation oIdentify problem or opportunity that requires a solution as yet unknown Information gathering oPossiďle solutioŶs to a proďleŵ iŶĐuďate iŶ aŶ iŶdiǀidual’s mind Have to go beyond routine Idea Generation oDevelop possible solutions to a problem from relevant information and knowledge Collaborative Idea Evaluation oEvaluate potential solutions to identify the best one Method of choosing can be innovative oCauses of creative behavior Creative Potential People have some characteristics shared by exceptionally creative people oHigher creative potential Intelligence is related to creativity oGreater ͞ǁorkiŶg ŵeŵory͟ Recall information related to task at hand Big Five personality trait of openness to experience correlates with creativity oOpen individuals are less conformist in action Self-confidence, risk taking, tolerance Expertise foundation for all creative work oMost important predictor of creative potential Require expertise to have potential Creative environment Environment where creative potentical can be realized RequireoMotivation Need to be interested and have desire to workoRewards and recognizes creative work find more resources at oneclass.comfind more resources at oneclass.comfind more resources at oneclass.comfind more resources at oneclass.com
Org. should foster free flow of ideas, including fair and constructive judgment Freedom encourages creativityoGood Leadership Encourage development of employees Recent study proved diverse teams are more creative oCreative Outcomes (Innovation) Ideas or solutions judged to be novel and useful by relevant stakeholders Solutions are creative only if they help solve the problem oIdeas are useless unless used team creativity improved when translate idea into practice occurs when organizational climate supports translating ideas into practice creative ideas do not implement themselvestranslate them into creative outcomes is a social process that require various processes What about ethics in decision making? Ethics study of moral values or principles that guide our behavior and inform us whether actions are right or wrong oFour Ethical Decision Criteria Utilitarianism Decisions made solely based on outcomes, ideally to provide greatest good for greatest number Dominates business decision making o

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