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Attitudes and OrganizationaRasmussen College

Author Note This research is being submitted on 10/10/2013 for John Gallagher’s B370 Organizational Behavior Analysis.

The main goal in any organization is to succeed. Organizational Behavior covers a wide range of topics, such as leadership, change, teams, and human behavior. “Organizational Behavior is an academic discipline concerned with describing, understanding, predicting, and controlling human behavior is an organizational environment”. (Hillstrom, 2002). It interprets employee and employer relationships in terms of the whole person, group, organization, and social system. Its purpose is to better build relationships by achieving individual, organizational, and social objectives. Challenges in organizational behavior consist of technology, diversity and ethics. Technology plays a very important role in how employees communicate in the workplace; the role of communication can affect how employees behave and interact with each other. Newer employees may find the latest technology gadgets as efficient, beneficial and fast, but veteran and older employees may feel as if technology has replaced human interaction and alienated employee and organization contact. Diversity is a huge challenge in the work place because employees are of various races, religions and ages. Organizations have to learn to be adaptive and open to learning new ideas and cultures; in today’s diverse world employers must not treat all people the same, but treat all situations equally. Diversity brings about compromise and understanding. Organizations should establish, promote and follow ethical principles in order to maintain the ever changing challenges of the world and workplace. Opportunities in organizational behavior are the changes of social and cultural environment, advancing information technology, improving customer service,…...

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