Organizational Behavior and Leadership Quiz Questions
Employee A exhibits an external locus of control, and employee B exhibits an internal locus of control.
Employee B was upset by Employee A's behavior at the department's planning meeting.
Which factors will influence Employee B's perception in this situation?
Situation, Target, & Perceiver
A person is broadminded, courageous, and forgiving.
Which type of values are these?
An employee enjoys having a large span of responsibility and is motivated to do well because of personal feelings.
Which kind of reward is this?
Which theory is a reworking of Maslow's need hierarchy and is better supported by additional research than is Maslow's theory?
Manager A supervises 10 district units with 100 employees and receives $100,000 in compensation. Manager B supervises 5 district units with 50 employees and also receives $100,000 in compensation. Manager A is upset by this relationship and is looking for a new job.
Which theory explains A's motivation to look for a new job?
A manager challenged an employee to produce an average of 24 assemblies each day for a week. This production goal was higher than the employee had ever achieved during any week. The manager gave the employee a tally sheet to mark after each assembly was completed.
Considering the goal-setting theory of motivation, the manager was counting on which factors to influence