Diversity in Organizations
Ethical Dilemma: Board Quotas
Given that women participate in the labor force
in roughly the same proportion as men, why do
you think women occupy so few seats on boards
Do you agree with the quotas estab
Attitudes and Job Satisfaction
Discuss Most Important Job Factors Assignment
Discuss VALS Survey
Homework Discussion: Important Job
Autonomy and independence
Foundations of Group Behavior
Define group and differentiate between different types of
Identify the five stages of group development.
Show how role requirements change in different situations.
Perception and Individual
Define perception and explain the factors that influence it.
Explain attribute theory and list the three determinants of attribution.
Identify the shortcuts individuals use in making ju
Understanding Work Teams
Analyze the growing popularity of using teams in
Contrast groups and teams.
Compare and contrast four types of teams
Identify the characteristics of effective teams.
Identify the main functions
Describe the communication process
and distinguish between formal and
Contrast downward, upward,
and lateral communication,
and provide e
Week 1 (Aug. 15-21)
Sunday, Aug. 21 Participation Chapter 14 due by 11:55 PM (Cengage)
Sunday, Aug. 21 - Introductions Assignment due by 11:55 PM (Moodle)
Week 2 (Aug. 22-28)
Monday, Aug. 22 Participation Chapter 16 due by 11:55 PM (Cengage)