Organizational Behavior: A Practical, Problem-Solving Approach
Publication Date 9 Jan 2015
OverviewThis powerhouse author team brings their award-winning teaching styles, research, and professional consulting experience to help studentsÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢ better understand and use Organizational Behavior to flourish both professionally and personally. Kinicki/Fugate, Organizational Behavior, 1e uses a conversational writing style with a visually engaging layout to appeal to todays student. This provides a ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œchunkingÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â of the content and introduces students to what they are about to learn through a ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œMajor Question/Bigger Picture.ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â To bring the concepts through to application, Kinicki/Fugate 1e employs a problem-solving approach. This is presented through the ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œProblem-Solving ApplicationsÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â (30 total boxed items appearing throughout each chapter) that present a business situation. Students work through these scenarios in the ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œYour CallÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â featureÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â‚¬Âa three-step problem solving approach. These are designed to help students apply concepts and strengthen their problem-solving skills. The self-assessments are integrated in the content as well as assignable in Connect through the Interactive Application Self-Assessment tool. These have been hand picked and researched by the author team to ensure quality and research-based assessments. With this Self-Assessment tool, students will be able to immediately assess personal characteristics related to Organizational Behavior concepts being discussed in class.