Inthis project, individual students will conduct primary research to analyze howmanagers utilize key elements of organizational behavior concepts such asleadership, decision making, motivation, etc. in their organizations.
Toaccomplish this task, students will interview one manager from one of the threedifferent levels in order to determine how the manager utilizes organizationalbehavior techniques in their organization. Interview should be from one of thefollowing:
Topmanager (conceptual with human skills)
Middlelevel manager (conceptual, human and technical skills)
Linemanager (human and technical skills).
Themanagers do not need to be from a specific type of organization or industry.
Wheninterviewing your managers, be sure to cover all relevant organizationalbehavior issues and get specific examples of how these managers implement OB intheir organization. Relate your interview responses directly to organizationalbehavior topics.
Interviewquestions should be designed using the issues in the course and include(butNOTbe limited to):
Eachstudent is required to provide contact information for each of the manager.Managers may be contacted to ensure that each student successfully completed thepaper.