Iscusion 2 Paragraphs and Analyze case study

Due by Sunday at 11:59 P.M. ET

Discussion must be at least 2 paragraphs
-Each posting should have at least two (2) sources, one of which must be scholarly (peer-
reviewed)
-You should include you opinions, analysis, examples or personal experiences as they relate to the questions
-Please make the subject or title/headline relevant so that all know the topic
-Posts should be written in APA style

Organizational Behavior and Management, 10th Edition.

(2014). Ivancevich, John M., Konopaske, Robert & Matteson, Michael T. New York: McGraw-Hill.
Discussion
1 Describe some differences between scientific research and some informal research that you have done. Give an example of how your informal research activity could be done using a formal scientific approach.
2 If you were going to study some aspect of Organizational Behavior, what would it be, and why?
3 Discuss some of the differences and relationships between behaviorism and organizational psychology. Why do you think Organizational Behavior has tried to accommodate both?

Case Study

Analyze the case study at the end of Chapter 1 (Case 1.1: Drexleri??s World Famous Bar-B-Que), summarize the case, and answer the three questions about the case in your textbook. Be thorough.

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Iscusion 2 Paragraphs and Analyze case study

Due by Sunday at 11:59 P.M. ET

Discussion must be at least 2 paragraphs
-Each posting should have at least two (2) sources, one of which must be scholarly (peer-
reviewed)
-You should include you opinions, analysis, examples or personal experiences as they relate to the questions
-Please make the subject or title/headline relevant so that all know the topic
-Posts should be written in APA style

Organizational Behavior and Management, 10th Edition.
(2014). Ivancevich, John M., Konopaske, Robert & Matteson, Michael T. New York: McGraw-Hill.

1.Discussion must be at least 2 paragraphs
4. Discuss some differences between organizational culture and organizational climate. Give at least one example of some aspect of each in a place where you have worked or observed. Do the distinctions between these concepts make a difference to you? Explain.
5. Discuss the practicality of changing an organizationi??s culture. Do you think iti??s possible? What are some of the issues and difficulties?
6. Using Hofstedei??s conceptualizations of culture described in your textbook, discuss an example of a i??cultural conflicti?? you have observed or read about.

2..Discussion must be at least 2 paragraphs
7. Discuss some differences between content theories and process theories and include how these relate to validity and reliability. Using your explanation, present some aspect of how theory informs organizational practice. Give an example of a practice at your workplace or a place of business you have observed that you believe drew from either content or process theory.

3..Discussion must be at least 2 paragraphs

8. Discuss some of the different perspectives on motivation, and explain which perspective you find most compelling, and why. Using the perspective you found most compelling, describe how managers might utilize that perspective to motivate workers where you work or an organization with which you are familiar.
9. Consider the topic of job design from your textbook. Pick one component in job design and discuss a variation of it that you have seen utilized, and explain whether you thought it was or was not effective.

4..Discussion must be at least 2 paragraphs
10. Consider the relationships between organizational citizenship behaviors (OCB) and counterproductive behaviors. Give an example of a situation you have observed where one of the OCB factors contributed to a counterproductive behavior.
11. Discuss some ways that managers can misbehave.

5..Discussion must be at least 2 paragraphs

12. Discuss the difference between compromise and consensus (or collaboration). When is compromising acceptable, from your point of view, and argue why.
13. Discuss how organizational structure and conflict relate to each other, and provide an example.

6..Discussion must be at least 2 paragraphs

14. Discuss what empowerment means to you, and provide an example of how managers can facilitate it.