Research shows that the effectiveness of transformational leadership hinges on several key characteristics of the followers.
The authors examined boundary conditions of the relationship between firm-level high-investment human resource systems and objective small-firm labor productivity in a sample of small, for-profit, Canadian firms.This study investigates the extent of the influence of these systems on small-firm labor productivity.
In this study, authors move beyond the “dark triad” to assess aberrant personality tendencies at work via an alternative methodology. Indicators of aberrant personality tendencies were calculated using 6 five-factor model (FFM) aberrant compounds. Results reveal that FFM aberrant personality tendencies could be useful for personnel psychologists looking to form new linear combinations of FFM facets.
When designing a job, consider the values of the occupation within which the job resides, according to research by Erich C. Dierdorff of DePaul University & Frederick P. Morgeson of Michigan State University. For example, imagine that you’re designing an internal consultant job that you expect to be filled by
Topic: Personality Publication: Personnel Psychology (1991) Article: The big five personality dimensions and job performance: A meta-analysis Authors: Murray R. Barrick & Michael K. Mount Reviewed By: Scott Charles Sitrin Personality and job performance are related, according to a study performed by Murray Barrick of Texas A & M University
Topic: Work-life Balance Publication: Personnel Psychology (WINTER 2012) Article: Borrowing from sleep to pay work and family: Expanding time-based conflict to the broader nonwork domain Authors: Barnes, C. M., Wagner, D. T., & Ghumman, S. Reviewed by: Alexandra Rechlin Pretend for a minute that you have a lot you want
Topic: Diversity Publication: Personnel Psychology (Winter 2012) Article: Crossing the threshold: The spillover of community racial diversity and diversity climate to the workplace Authors: B. R. Ragins, J. A. Gonzalez, K. Ehrhardt, & R. Singh Reviewed by: Alexandra Rechlin Organizations are looking to increase diversity in the workplace, and the