Category: *Journal of Organizational Behavior

Discrimination in selection: Who’s most at risk? (IO Psychology)

Topic: Selection, Discrimination Publication: Journal of Organizational Behavior (MAY 2012) Article: Multiple categorization in resume screening: Examining effects on hiring discrimination against Arab applicants in field and lab settings Authors: Eva Derous, Ann Marie Ryan, & Hannah-Hanh D. Nguyen Reviewed by: Alexandra Rechlin You’re probably aware that discrimination can occur

Are you being treated badly by coworkers? It might just be affecting your home life (IO Psychology)

Topic: Counter-Productive Work Behavior, Work-Life Balance, Stress Publication: Journal of Organizational Behavior (MAY 2012) Article: You cannot leave it at the office: Spillover and crossover of coworker incivility Authors: M. Ferguson Reviewed by: Alexandra Rechlin Do you have a coworker who is rude to you? Ignores you? Is condescending to

Bring Your Partner to Work Day (Human Resource Management)

Topic: Work-Life Balance Publication: Journal of Organizational Behavior Article: The costs and benefits of working with one’s spouse: A two-sample examination of spousal support, work-family conflict, and emotional exhaustion in work-linked relationships Authors: Halbesleben, J. R. B., Wheeler, A. R., & Rossi, A. M. Reviewed by: Larry Martinez Unlike many

To Satisfy or Maximize? Understanding the Needs of Older Workers

Topic:  Diversity, Work Environment Publication:  Journal of Organizational Behavior (JAN 2011) Article:  Profiles of mature job seekers: Connecting needs and desires to work characteristics Authors:  Yoshie Nakai, Boin Chang, Andrea F. Snell, and Chris D. Fluckinger Reviewer:  Kerrin George With the difficult economy, organizations are facing the retention of an

Relax! Weekend Recovery Does a Career Good!

Topic: Work-life Balance, Stress, Recovery, Affect
Publication: Journal of Organizational Behavior (NOV 2010)
Article: The weekend matters: Relationships between stress recovery and affective experiences
Authors: Fritz, C., Sonnentag, S., Spector, P. E., & McInroe, J.
Reviewed by: Charleen Maher

Go Ahead, Take That Vacation – It’s Good For You…and Your Company!

Topic: Burnout, Wellness, Work-Life Balance
Publication: Journal of Organizational Behavior (JAN 2011)
Article: How long do you benefit from vacation? A closer look at the fade-out of vacation effects
Authors: J. Kuhnel and S. Sonnentag
Reviewed By: Benjamin Granger