42. The socialization process refers to all of the following EXCEPTa) helping employees adapt to their new organizations.b) learning the ropes.c) retraining workers with obsolete skills.d) making new employees fully productive as soon as possible.e) helping new employees adapt to work responsibilities.Ans: cDifficulty: EasyResponse: See page 196Ref: INTRODUCTION43. Rodríguez, a production manager, wants to eliminate the socialization process for college students with business degrees. He says they know what to do. They should hit the ground running. Which of these statements would defend the socialization program?44. Socialization can be conceptualized as a process made up of:
45. All of the following are assumptions about the process of socialization EXCEPT:46. Raymond, a new employee at XYZ, Inc., has become comfortable with the values and norms of his organization. Raymond is in what stage of the socialization process?a) Postarrival stageb) Maturity stagec) Encounter staged) Metamorphosis stage.e) Insider stageAns: dDifficulty: EasyResponse: See page 197Ref: The Socialization Process47. Ramona manages editors for specialty books, such as gifts, children, poetry, in a religious publishing house. Although nearly 80% of her new employees stay with the organization and progress, 75% of the graduates of a local private college have to be dismissed or quit within 90 days because they are unable to adapt to the firm. Failure has occurred in which socialization stage?
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