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    Yerkes-Dobson model of stress and performance

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    1. I-O psychologist conduct research to use in aiding organizations to become better, write a research question that could be used to study an organization, a hypothesis to test and describe the independent and dependent variables.

    2. Please describe the Yerkes-Dobson model of stress and performance?

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    I-O Questions

    1. I-O psychologist conduct research to use in aiding organizations to become better, write a research question that could be used to study an organization, a hypothesis to test and describe the independent and dependent variables.

    An organizational psychologist is one who works with businesses, companies, and industries as a whole to optimize workplace productivity and cohesion amongst employees. There are many things employers utilize I-O Psychologist for; finding ways to increase productivity, eliminate waste, decrease turn-over, evenly divide workloads, boost morale among workers, and of course enlarge profit while shirking loss.
    One research question that could be studied and tested at an organization is: Does casual Friday boost moral among workers?
    My hypothesis is that in an organization where business attire (suit with tie and jacket for men and business suits, dress, skirts for women) is required all week long if giving one day allowed to wear casual ...

    Solution Summary

    The expert examines I-O psychologists that conduct research for aiding organizations. The solution is 450 words answering two questions. References are provided.

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