Package Title: Test Bank
Course Title: Sample Schermerhorn OB 12e
Chapter Number: 08
Question Type: True/False
1. An essential criterion of a true team is that the members feel collectively accountable for
what they accomplish.
File: ch01, Chapter 1: Introducing Organizational Behavior
1. Organizational behavior is the study of human behavior in organizations.
Heading: Introducing Organizational Behavior
True / False Questions
1. Evaluating an employee's performance based on results alone gives an accurate
picture of which employees are worth more to the organization.
2. Job performance is formally defined as the valu
Case Memo for Harmon Foods
Harmon Foods faced many issues. These issues included the funds they spent on advertising and
the forecasting models they used, which created a domino effect amongst all of their financial
decisions. John MacIntyre had difficult
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Professor Eric Cartaya
Case 5: It isnt fair
Too many times in companies, they have new hires that seem to get started with a
higher salary than those that started the year before. It keeps going the next y
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What is Organizational Behavior?
True / False Questions
1. Strategic management focuses on the product choices and industry characterist
Thomas Green: Power, Office Policies, and a Career
What are the work styles and personalities of Thomas Green and
It is clear from the text that Thomas Green has some characteristics of a
Machiavellian personality. For example, he h
General Electric (GE) is an American multinational conglomerate corporation
incorporated in New York. As of 2015, the company operates through the following segments:
Appliances, Power and Water, Oil and Gas, Energy Management, Aviation, Healthcare,
Setting a standard. Karen Leary is not one to play games and quickly took her role as branch
manager at Elmville to the next level. In a management position, one must recognize when there
is a problem with the current structure and one must de
Since the beginning of the 20th century, cola has defined the American beverage. Established
respectively in 1886 and 1903, Coke and Pepsi have ever since competed for consumers and
shelf space. Today, they almost equally share the beverage market. The ar
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (GT) is predominantly involved in the
manufacturing of tires for automobiles, trucks, SUVs, race cars, airplanes, farm
equipment and heavy earth-mover machinery. Along with its subsidiaries, it is also
engaged in the dev
We tend to accept at face value information that is consistent with our preconceived views,
while we are critical and skeptical of information that challenges these views. This represents the _ bias.
1. Martha su
Human skills such as emotional intelligence are indispensable in the new
age of organizations. Identify and define five important dimensions of
emotional intelligence that can and should be developed by any manager
2. How you respond to a decision depends on the situation. You can make decisions based off
your intuition however, all decisions should not be enforced that way. One should not avoid
their intuition. Your intuition is the first step in your de
"S" in the S.M.A.R.T. goals stands for: specific
"M" in the S.M.A.R.T. goals stands for: measurable
"A" in the S.M.A.R.T. goals stands for: achievable
"R" in the S.M.A.R.T. goals stands for: results-based.
"T" in the S.M.A.R.T. goals stands for: time-sens
HARMON FOODS CASE
Through analysis of the Harmon Foods case, we have concluded that the
companys biggest challenge is that their forecasts are inaccurate. As a
result, their production schedules, advertising budgets, dividend policies, and
When I am upset with someone I will: Refrain from addressing the
situation right away and give ourselves time to think about the
One way I can
Arredondo, P. (1996). Successful diversity management initiatives: A blueprint for planning and
implementation.Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
Kassandra Ramirez &
Dr. Jack Perry has had difficulty throughout the last few months maintaining a high level of morale
amongst the employees in his dental
Henry Tam & the MGI Team
1. What is your evaluation of the MGI teams process? What were
the root causes of teams process problem?
The MGI team was comprised of seven members: Henry, Dana, Sasha, Igor,
Roman, Dav, and Alexander, all of them with different
What are some special challenges that virtual teams face? For virtual teams to be effective, what
should management ensure? Explain how organizations can create team players.
Much has been written about the importance and challenges of virtual teams in a
Professor: Samantha Paustian-Underdahl
The key factors that affect employee performance at St. Judes are that managers only
used the two ratings categories when evaluating their employees performance, ignoring the
bottom three catego
Ability refers to the relatively stable capabilities people must perform a range of
different but related activities
o A function of both genes and the environment
o Relatively stable
Cognitive Ability is the capabilities related to the
Personality is defined as the structures inside of a person thats explains the
characteristic patterns of thought, emotion, and behavior.
o It captures what people are like
Traits are recurring trends in peoples responses to their environment.