Access published September 2, 2011
Change-Oriented Organizational Citizenship Behavior in Public Administration: The Power of Leadership and the Cost of Organizational Politics
Eran Vigoda-Gadot, Itai Beeri
University of Haifa
ABSTRACT Using a well-grounded theory of organizational citizenship behavior...
narcissist mechanism and interaction with the environment.
Based on the model we will give recommendations on how to positively influence
narcissistic effects on the performance and survival of organizations are also provided
by our studies.
In 1998, the once very successful...
Personal Leadership Paper
As I move further into the Sustainability MBA program, I am learning much more about the leadership styles and attributes that contribute to success in the field, and I am more excited about my choice to pursue this concentration...
there was no link between the amount of governmental monetary resources given to schools and student achievement. In other words, more money does not equal higher student achievement rates. The question is: Since monetary resources are not linked to the positive increase of student achievement, then how...
have used governmental documents or the pronouncements of officials as the data sources. Level of complexity is important because it indicates differences in decision-making strategies: for example, sever- al studies have confirmed the association between reduced complexity of governmental communications...
Strategic Leadership and Decision Making
POWER AND POLITICS
The challenges faced by strategic leaders in implementing complex and long-range consequential decisions demand that they be sophisticated with respect to issues of leadership, power and influence. The changes...
of shared acceptance of basic political framework, i.e. consensus of values, democratic traditions, procedures & principles |
| economic and governmental institutions are separate not overlapping power sources |
| tension between necessity for strong, modernizing, central coordinator on one hand...
emotional intelligence, organizational culture, job design and the work environment are important causal agents in determining human behavior. Cause and effect relationship plays an important role in how an individual is likely to behave in a particular situation and its impact on productivity.
journalists in broadly similar terms, bemoaning what they regard as the undesirable extent of governmental control over the media's news agenda, facilitated by the cooperation and compliance of many (though not all) journalists. The authors ought to know what they are talking about, since both books were...
individual differences ,belief in personal relevance, governmental regulation and legislation and an escalation of commitment, influence what choices people make. Understanding the factors that influence decision making process is important to understanding what decisions are made. That is, the factors that...
Figure . World Production of coal (Hubbert, 1949)
Fossil Fuel Consumption
At the increasing rate of negative impact of fossil fuel consumption on the global climate, the effects will be irrecoverable (Hopwood & Cohen, 2008). Fossil fuels production and development create, damaged landscapes...
governments. We use new data from a national survey to analyze citizens’ attitudes toward the general and policy-specific activities of the respective governmental levels.We find that people want all levels of government to do more. But, they also differentiate among national, state, and local responsibilities...
participation vis a vis the management of higher education institutions
(HEI) with their academic programs and other stakeholders on public administration, leadership and
According to Delica (1999) the key elements of good local governance is transparency in operation,
accountability to the people...
INTRODUCTION TO ORGANIZATIONAL POLITICS
This piece consists heavily of quotations from and adaptations of material from several sources (see references at the end). There still may be some unreferenced quotations because I have lost track of their genesis over many years of moving content through various...
explain or simplify complicated phenomenon- it explains what might happen
* Model- a theoretical structure of how something works – the PMR process- simplifying the complicating phenomenon
* Explanation of what has happened and what might happen
* Good theory characteristics:
Gender, Hierarchy, and Leadership: An Introduction
Linda L. Carli*
Alice H. Eagly
Although women’s status has improved remarkably in the 20th century in many
societies, women continue to lack access to power and leadership compared with
INTRODUCTION TO ORGANIZATIONAL POLITICS
This piece consists heavily of quotations from and adaptations of material from several sources (see references at the end). There still may be some unreferenced quotations because I have lost track of their genesis over many years of moving content through...
involvement in a political demonstration in Dallas, lead him to
express his political concerns with the nations leaders and
governmental policies. The State of Texas' conviction of Johnson
was carried out due to Johnson's conduct, a physically expressive act,
rather than a written...