Fundamentals of Organizational Behaviour, Canadian Edition

Fundamentals of Organizational Behaviour, Canadian Edition

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Appropriate for one-semester courses in Organizational Behaviour at the university or college level. Appropriate for a one semester course, this new Fundamentals of Organizational Behavior text presents all the essential topics in Organizational Behavior, but in a concise and very readable format. It's brevity and streamlined approach will make it particularly appropriate for colleges and some universities looking for a shorter, more applied text. Fundamentals of Organizational Behaviour takes a very practical approach, focusing on what is happening in today's organizations, and making it relevant to everyone-not just managers. It covers a variety of Canadian organizations and emphasizes current issues, concerns, and realities.show more

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  • Paperback | 458 pages
  • 203 x 279 x 25mm | 894g
  • Pearson Canada, Toronto
  • Prentice-Hall (Canada)
  • Scarborough, Canada
  • 0130271500
  • 9780130271501

Table of contents

Preface. I. DEVELOPING AN UNDERSTANDING OF THE WORKPLACE. 1. What Is Organizational Behaviour? Chapter 2 Perception, Personality, and Emotions. Chapter 3 Values, Attitudes, and the Effects in the Workplace. Part 1- Progressive Case Rob Gareau: Background and Reflections on Developing a Business. OB On the Edge Dealing with Stress. II. STRIVING FOR PERFORMANCE. 4. Motivating Self and Others. 5. Working in Teams. Part 2- Progressive Case Rob Gareau: Managing and Inspiring Individuals and Teams. III. THE UNEASY SIDES OF INTERACTION. 6. Interacting with Others. 7. Power and Politics. Part 3- Progressive Case Rob Gareau: Communication, Conflict, and Politics. OB On the Edge The Toxic Workplace. IV. SHARING THE ORGANIZATION VISION. 8. Leadership. 9. Decision Making, Creativity, and Ethics. 10. Organizational Culture and Change. Part 4- Progressive Case Rob Gareau: Creating and Maintaining the Organization Vision. OB On the Edge Working in a Dot-Com World. Appendix. Endnotes. Glossary/Subject Index. Name and Organization Index. Photo Credits.show more

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