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Work specialization and brainwashing

1. Please elaborate on the statement below:

Work specialization can be best described as "the degree to which activities in the organization are subdivided into separate jobs"

2. Think out of the box. What are the advantages and disadvantages of Brainwashing?

3. Please elaborate on the following statement below:

The main difference between socialization and brainwashing is willingness. In psychology, the study of brainwashing, often referred to as thought reform, falls into the sphere of "social influence." Social influence happens every minute of every day. It's the collection of ways in which people can change other people's attitudes, beliefs and behaviors. (Layton, 2010)

Socialization is taught by people around you with the intent to educate while brainwashing is influencing your decision making against what was learned during socialization.

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Work specialization can be best described as "the degree to which activities in the organization are subdivided into separate jobs"

1. Adam Smith, the father of modern economics, wrote it as division of labor. He said that 'specialization of labor' brought with it the greatest improvement in in the productive powers of labor, and the greater part of the skill, dexterity, and judgment.

Modern business establishment are designed using specialization of labor. The soft drink industry, including Beverage, are employing people with varied talents.

There numerous advantages of work specialization.

Because workers are given only a specific task in the entire production system, they become experts in their particular ...

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This solution describes what is work specialization. It also identifies the advantages and disadvantages of brainwashing in the work environment.

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