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Business 107: Organizational Behavior has been evaluated and recommended for 3 semester hours and may be transferred to over 2,000 colleges and universities. This self-paced course offers you a convenient way to learn the basics of organizational behavior and get a head start on your degree.
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22 Chapters in Business 107: Organizational Behavior

22 chapters in Business 107: Organizational Behavior

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Ch 1. The Evolution of Organizational Behavior {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[9738].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - Intro to Personality Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[76].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[76].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Personality-Job Fit Theory: Using Traits to Predict Workplace Behavior Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6168].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6168].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Big Five Personality Traits & Workplace Behavior Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6169].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6169].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) Personality Framework: Strengths & Weaknesses Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6170].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6170].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Machiavellianism in Organizations: Justifying the Means by the Ends Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2107].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2107].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Narcissism in Organizations: Definition, Characteristics & Effects on the Workplace Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6172].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6172].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Risk Takers in Business: Description & Effects on Organizational Behavior Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6173].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6173].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Type A and Type B Personalities in Organizations: Definition & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6174].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6174].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Factors that Influence Perception in the Workplace Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10074].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10074].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Perceptual Errors in the Workplace: Factors that Distort Perception Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10075].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10075].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Theory of Attribution In Organizational Behavior: Definition and Three Determinants Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10076].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10076].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Attributional Bias in the Workplace: Self-Serving Bias and Fundamental Attribution Error Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10077].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10077].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Cultural Perceptions of Time in Organizations: Monochronic and Polychronic Time Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10078].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10078].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Cultural Perceptions of Power in Organizations: Low and High Power Distance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10079].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10079].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Cultural Perceptions of Communication in Organizations: Low Context and High Context Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10080].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10080].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Behavioral Management Theory: Understanding Employee Behavior & Motivation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2047].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2047].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Needs Theory: Motivating Employees with Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2049].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2049].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Motivation Theory: Needs-Based & Behavior-Based Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2109].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2109].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Alderfer's ERG Theory & Employee Motivation in the Workplace Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2112].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2112].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Acquired Needs Theory: Need for Achievement, Power & Affiliation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2113].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2113].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Equity Theory of Motivation: Reward & Effort Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2114].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2114].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Vroom's Expectancy Theory of Employee Motivation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2115].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2115].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Thorndike's Reinforcement Theory: Using Consequences to Motivate Employees Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2116].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2116].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Locke's Goal-Setting Theory: Using Goals to Advance Motivation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2117].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2117].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Self-determination & Cognitive Evaluation Theories: Employee Motivation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10174].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10174].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Reward Systems & Employee Behavior: Intrinsic & Extrinsic Rewards Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2118].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2118].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - How to Empower Employees & Improve Employee Performance Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2120].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2120].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Stages of Group Development: Forming, Storming, Norming, Performing & Adjourning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2082].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2082].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Qualities of Group Members: Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7581].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7581].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Roles of Group Members: Perceptions, Expectations & Conflict Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7582].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7582].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Becoming a Cohesive Group: Using Team Building to Increase Group Cohesion Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2083].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2083].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Difference Between Groups and Teams: Definition & Contrasts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7586].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7586].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Types of Work Teams: Functional, Cross-Functional & Self-Directed Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2081].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2081].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Characteristics of Effective Teams: Examples and Qualities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7588].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7588].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Assessing Team Performance & Outcomes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56251].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56251].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Defining Workplace Conflict: Types and Perspectives Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9490].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9490].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Sources of Conflict in the Workplace: Task, Relationship, and Process Conflict Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9491].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9491].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What is the Conflict Process? - Definition and Stages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9493].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9493].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Conflict Resolution: Managing Conflict in Organizations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2086].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2086].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Mediation & Arbitration: Third-Party Interventions in Organizations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2970].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2970].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Bargaining Strategies in Conflict Resolution: Distributive and Integrative Bargaining Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9496].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9496].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What is Negotiation? - The Five Steps of the Negotiation Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9497].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9497].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Leadership: Leaders & Their Role in Organizations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2088].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2088].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Management vs. Leadership: The Difference Between a Manager & Leader Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2089].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2089].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Leading as a Function of Management Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2090].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2090].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Differences Between Power, Leadership, Authority & Influence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10184].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10184].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Positional Power: Legitimate, Coercive & Reward Power Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2102].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2102].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Personal Power: Referent and Expert Power Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2463].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2463].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Dependency as a Source of Power Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10186].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10186].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - The Seven Influence Tactics Used in Organizational Behavior Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10187].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10187].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Legitimate and Illegitimate Political Behavior in Organizations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10188].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10188].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Using Emotional Intelligence in Leadership Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10190].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10190].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Organizational Structure: Definition and Influence on Organizational Behavior Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10272].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10272].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Mechanistic & Organic Organizational Business Structures Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2074].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2074].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Work Specialization in Organizations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2075].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2075].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Types of Traditional Organizational Designs: Simple, Functional & Divisional Designs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2077].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2077].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Types of Contemporary Organizational Designs: Matrix, Team & Network Designs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3001].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3001].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Boundaryless Organization: Structure and Advantages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10273].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10273].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Organizational Downsizing: Definition, Strategies & Business Impacts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7889].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7889].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Technology: How Organizations Turn Inputs to Outputs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10276].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10276].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Organizational Size: Impacts on Structure and Design of an Organization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10277].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10277].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Lean Organizational Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12899].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12899].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Strategy and Organizational Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10274].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10274].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Organizational Design and Organizational Behavior Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10278].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10278].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Organizational Culture? - Definition & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7743].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7743].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Functions of Organizational Culture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7744].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7744].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Organizational Subculture: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7745].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7745].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Creating and Sustaining Organizational Culture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7747].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7747].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Dysfunction in Organizational Culture: Institutionalization & Barriers Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7749].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7749].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Ethical Culture and Positive Culture in Organizations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7750].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7750].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Workplace Spirituality and Organizational Culture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7751].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7751].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Factors that Cause Change in Organizations: Planned and Unplanned Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10291].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10291].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Overcoming Barriers to Change in Organizations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10292].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10292].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Kotter's 8-Step Change Model of Management Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2068].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2068].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Applying Kotter's 8-Step Change Model Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2462].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2462].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What Is Action Research? - Executing Organizational Change Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10293].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10293].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What Is Organizational Development? - Executing Organizational Change Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10294].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10294].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Employee Behavior & Attitudes During Organizational Change Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10295].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10295].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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