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The Resource Organizational Behaviour

Organizational Behaviour

Label
Organizational Behaviour
Title
Organizational Behaviour
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Clear, concise, and written by experts currently lecturing in the field, Organizational Behaviour focuses exclusively on what you need to know to achieve success in your business course and today's global economy
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Farmer, Marilyn
Dewey number
302.35
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD58.7
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Yellowley, Wendy
  • Smith, Paul
Series statement
360S
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Organizational behavior
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Organizational behavior
Label
Organizational Behaviour
Instantiates
Publication
Note
10.4 Soft skills in the workplace
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Book title; Contents; Acknowledgements; Series preface; Preface; Guide to the book; 1 ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOUR: AN INTRODUCTION; 1.1 Introduction: the meaning of organizational behaviour; 1.2 Differing perspectives on organizational behaviour; 1.3 Theory and practice in organizational behaviour; 1.4 Levels of organizational behaviour; 1.5 The employment relationship; 1.6 Summary; 2 ORGANIZATION AND MANAGEMENT; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 Approaches to organization and management; 2.3 The classical approach; 2.4 The human relations approach; 2.5 The systems approach
  • 2.6 Contingency approaches2.7 Other approaches to organization and management; 2.8 Summary; 3 THE INDIVIDUAL: PERSONALITY, PERCEPTION AND ATTITUDES; 3.1 Introduction; 3.2 Individual differences and personality; 3.3 Type A and Type B personalities; 3.4 The nomothetic debate and personality testing; 3.5 The idiographic debate; 3.6 The 'big five' personality characteristics; 3.7 Emotional intelligence; 3.8 Stress and personality; 3.9 Attitudes, perception and the psychological contract; 3.10 Summary; 4 MOTIVATION AND ENGAGEMENT; 4.1 Introduction; 4.2 What is motivation?
  • 4.3 Content theories of motivation4.4 Process theories of motivation; 4.5 Employee engagement; 4.6 Motivating and engaging different generations of employees; 4.7 Summary; 5 GROUPS AND TEAMS; 5.1 Introduction; 5.2 Definitions of a team; 5.3 Why are teams important?; 5.4 Types of teams; 5.5 Stages of team development; 5.6 Does team size matter?; 5.7 Team roles; 5.8 Effective team-working; 5.9 Team competencies; 5.10 Summary; 6 LEADERSHIP; 6.1 Introduction; 6.2 Leadership and management; 6.3 Leadership in history: implications for business; 6.4 Trait theories of leadership; 6.5 Style approaches
  • 6.6 Contingency approaches6.7 Recent approaches to leadership; 6.8 Critical perspectives on leadership; 6.9 Gender and leadership; 6.10 Summary; 7 ORGANIZATIONAL PROCESSES; 7.1 Introduction; 7.2 Communication; 7.3 Employee voice; 7.4 Power in organizations; 7.5 Management control; 7.6 Conflict in organizations; 7.7 Conflict-handling techniques; 7.8 Summary; 8 ORGANIZATIONAL DESIGN AND STRUCTURE; 8.1 Introduction; 8.2 Structure: definitions and importance; 8.3 Early approaches to organizational design; 8.4 Key elements of organizational structure; 8.5 Types of structure
  • 8.6 Organizational relationships8.7 A continuum of organizational forms; 8.8 Contingency approach to organizational structure; 8.9 Trends and issues in organizational structure; 8.10 Summary; 9 ORGANIZATIONAL CULTURE AND CHANGE; 9.1 Introduction; 9.2 How is organizational culture defined?; 9.3 Typologies of organizational culture; 9.4 Change in organizations; 9.5 Change models; 9.6 Changing organizational culture; 9.7 Summary; 10 CONTEMPORARY TRENDS AND DEVELOPMENTS IN ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOUR; 10.1 Introduction; 10.2 Work/life balance; 10.3 Happiness at work
Control code
799764304
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (226 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781444135343
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)799764304
Label
Organizational Behaviour
Publication
Note
10.4 Soft skills in the workplace
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Book title; Contents; Acknowledgements; Series preface; Preface; Guide to the book; 1 ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOUR: AN INTRODUCTION; 1.1 Introduction: the meaning of organizational behaviour; 1.2 Differing perspectives on organizational behaviour; 1.3 Theory and practice in organizational behaviour; 1.4 Levels of organizational behaviour; 1.5 The employment relationship; 1.6 Summary; 2 ORGANIZATION AND MANAGEMENT; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 Approaches to organization and management; 2.3 The classical approach; 2.4 The human relations approach; 2.5 The systems approach
  • 2.6 Contingency approaches2.7 Other approaches to organization and management; 2.8 Summary; 3 THE INDIVIDUAL: PERSONALITY, PERCEPTION AND ATTITUDES; 3.1 Introduction; 3.2 Individual differences and personality; 3.3 Type A and Type B personalities; 3.4 The nomothetic debate and personality testing; 3.5 The idiographic debate; 3.6 The 'big five' personality characteristics; 3.7 Emotional intelligence; 3.8 Stress and personality; 3.9 Attitudes, perception and the psychological contract; 3.10 Summary; 4 MOTIVATION AND ENGAGEMENT; 4.1 Introduction; 4.2 What is motivation?
  • 4.3 Content theories of motivation4.4 Process theories of motivation; 4.5 Employee engagement; 4.6 Motivating and engaging different generations of employees; 4.7 Summary; 5 GROUPS AND TEAMS; 5.1 Introduction; 5.2 Definitions of a team; 5.3 Why are teams important?; 5.4 Types of teams; 5.5 Stages of team development; 5.6 Does team size matter?; 5.7 Team roles; 5.8 Effective team-working; 5.9 Team competencies; 5.10 Summary; 6 LEADERSHIP; 6.1 Introduction; 6.2 Leadership and management; 6.3 Leadership in history: implications for business; 6.4 Trait theories of leadership; 6.5 Style approaches
  • 6.6 Contingency approaches6.7 Recent approaches to leadership; 6.8 Critical perspectives on leadership; 6.9 Gender and leadership; 6.10 Summary; 7 ORGANIZATIONAL PROCESSES; 7.1 Introduction; 7.2 Communication; 7.3 Employee voice; 7.4 Power in organizations; 7.5 Management control; 7.6 Conflict in organizations; 7.7 Conflict-handling techniques; 7.8 Summary; 8 ORGANIZATIONAL DESIGN AND STRUCTURE; 8.1 Introduction; 8.2 Structure: definitions and importance; 8.3 Early approaches to organizational design; 8.4 Key elements of organizational structure; 8.5 Types of structure
  • 8.6 Organizational relationships8.7 A continuum of organizational forms; 8.8 Contingency approach to organizational structure; 8.9 Trends and issues in organizational structure; 8.10 Summary; 9 ORGANIZATIONAL CULTURE AND CHANGE; 9.1 Introduction; 9.2 How is organizational culture defined?; 9.3 Typologies of organizational culture; 9.4 Change in organizations; 9.5 Change models; 9.6 Changing organizational culture; 9.7 Summary; 10 CONTEMPORARY TRENDS AND DEVELOPMENTS IN ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOUR; 10.1 Introduction; 10.2 Work/life balance; 10.3 Happiness at work
Control code
799764304
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (226 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781444135343
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)799764304

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