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Author Wagner, John A., 1952-

Title Organizational behavior : securing competitive advantage / John A. Wagner III, John R. Hollenbeck
Published New York : Routledge, 2009
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Contents Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Brief Contents; Contents; About the Authors; Preface: Competing for Advantage; Part I Introduction; Chapter 1 Organizational Behavior; Chapter 2 Management and Managers; Part II Micro Organizational Behavior; Chapter 3 Managing Diversity and Individual Differences; Chapter 4 Perception, Decision Making, and Creativity; Chapter 5 Work Motivation and Performance; Chapter 6 Satisfaction and Stress; Part III Meso Organizational Behavior; Chapter 7 Efficiency, Motivation, and Quality in Work Design; Chapter 8 Interdependence and Role Relationships
Chapter 9 Group Dynamics and Team EffectivenessChapter 10 Leadership of Groups and Organizations; Part IV Macro Organizational Behavior; Chapter 11 Power, Politics, and Conflict; Chapter 12 Structuring the Organization; Chapter 13 Technology, Environment, and Organization Design; Chapter 14 Culture, Change, and Organization Development; Part V Conclusion; Chapter 15 International Organizational Behavior; Chapter 16 Evidence Based Management: Critical Thinking and Continuous Learning; Notes; Index
Summary In today's business environment, competition arises when other organizations seek to do something your company does, only better. Competitive advantage is€further secured when competitors cannot duplicate your company's special advantage at all. Authors John Wagner and John Hollenbeck contend, based on solid research, that an especially strong competitive advantage rests in the hands of the people who make up your organization. One of the most effective ways to secure competitive advantage lies in the best use of the knowledge, skill, and other human assets possessed by your company's emp
Notes Revised edition of: Organizational behavior : securing competitive advantage. 5th ed. 2005
Title from PDF title page (viewed Oct. 1, 2009)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Organizational behavior.
Form Electronic book
Author Hollenbeck, John R.
ISBN 020387353X (electronic bk.)
0415998514 (paperback)
0415998522 (hbk.)
9780203873533 (electronic bk.)
9780415998512 (paperback)
9780415998529 (hbk.)
(paperback; alk. paper)
(hbk. ; alk. paper)