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Industrial and Organizational Psychology

Industrial and Organizational (I/O) Psychology

The focal point of this discussion is to show the importance of industrial and organizational (I/O) psychology in bringing organization to businesses and the role it has played in improving how people work since its advent.

Industrial/organizational psychology overview

1) Describe the history of industrial/organizational psychology. 2) Organizations often consider on-staff industrial/organizational psychologists as cost with no revenue return. What can industrial/organizational psychologists do to demonstrate their value to organizational leaders?


1. Organizations often consider new employees to be a liability. Please explain why. 2. Compare and contrast productive and counterproductive work behavior and organizational citizenship behavior. 3. What is the difference between Campbell and Murphyâ??s job performance models? 4. Mental ability, job experience and personal

Organizational psychology

1. Organizational psychology is a branch of industrial-organizational psychology. Describe the areas that fall under the industrial and organizational side and identify which most interest you and why? 2. Frederick Winslow Taylor, Max Weber, and Kurt Lewin are recognized for significant early contributions to the field or o

Industrial/organizational psychologist

Assume that an industrial/organizational psychologist is using integrity tests to advise an organization about employee selection and promotion. What ethical conflicts might this create in terms of his/her responsibilities to the organization and/or its employees?

Industrial and organization psychology

What is industrial/organizational psychology? How is it different from general psychology? I need help in answering these questions. I am writing a short essay. How would I answer these questions 1. Imagine that you have been hired as a staff member of a reality TV series. As an industrial/organizational psychologist, wh

Tests Used in Organizational Psychology

An explanation of the role of testing and assessment in cognitive ability tests or employment interview. Describe two specific tests that you might use in this setting and why. Finally, explain one issue related to testing or one implication of tests and measurement in the setting you selected.

The Hawthorne Effect in organizational business

Explain the premise of business psychology, can you include the origins of the field and how you think the Hawthorne Effect may apply today, also how individual difference affect the workplace, and can you help me discuss business Psychology's relationship to three learning theories. Utilize a least one outside source in this di

Industrial/Organizational Psychology

Descrbe how industrial/organizational psychology can be used in the field of hospice nursing. Provide three specific examples on how it can be applied to this field.

Organizational Psychology

What are some techniques management could use to increase motivation or decrease the unwanted employee behaviors? Please can you help me with this question with a few suggestions and brief decription of the techniques will work?

Field of Organizational Psychology

Examine the field of organizational psychology. In your examination, be sure to address the following items: o Define organizational psychology. o Explain the role of research and statistics in organizational psychology. o Describe how organizational psychology can be used in organizations.

Organizational psychology

1. What is organizational psychology? How is it different from general psychology? 2. How has the Civil Rights Act 1964 and the American with Disabilities Act of 1991 affected organizational psychology? 3. If you were a manager of an organization, what would you expect from an organizational psychologist? 4. What does a

Organizational Psychology.

How can a job analysis contribute to career development? Which type of job analysis is most useful in this respect? Why? What are some advantages and disadvantages of using an interview rather than an application form to screen prospective employees?

The Field of Organizational Psychology

Examine the field of organizational psychology and address the following things: 1. Define organizational psychology. 2. Explain the role of research and statistics in organizational psychology. 3. Describe how organizational psychology can be used in organizations.

Organization Psychology and Management

1. What is meant by the term motivation? Describe the most important theory of motivation. Describe also the central theory of stress. Discuss on this foundation, how to ensure a high level of motivation among employees in organizations without at the same time to arouse negative stress. 2. Define the term personality and dis

Compare and contrast organizational models

Prepare a 1-2 page outline for the project that compares/contrasts the features found in the old and transformed organizational models of a selected organization. This needs to be based on networking within the organization. I am unclear as to what this means.

Role of Industrial Organisational psychologist

This job examines how can industrial/organizational psychologists instill the necessary motivation and skills in workers necessary to maintain flexibility in a modern organization. Personal ideas are generated.

Industrial-Organizational Psychology and the 'Scientist-Practitioner' Model.

If a development executive is employed at a large communications company, an international communications and technology company. He has completed his PhD in I/O psychology and has been working at this communications company for seven years. Although he did research during his PhD studies, he has not been involved in academics s

Organizational Communication in Scenarios

Organizational Communication is illuminated through this scenario: Durhan Rao is an assistant of management who specialize in management communication, corporate ethics, and global economics. Born in New Delhi, India, he came to the Unites States for college and never left. He became a U.S. citizen in 1995 and three years l

Social Psychology - Fundamental Attribution Error

I need help with the questions in preparation for my final copy. Thank you. Overview: Please review the scenario below. You will use this in each unit of the course. In this scenario, you are Director of Operations for Faraday Enterprises and have worked for the company for three years. As a director, you have nine