May 282015
 

What is the supportive model? The supportive model approach states that employees are self-motivated and have value and insight to contribute to the organization, beyond just their day-to-day role. It is built around the concept of leadership. In this model, the concept of leadership is presented with a managerial point of view, where the manager [read more…]

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May 272015
 

What is the custodial model? The custodial model is based around the concept of providing economic security for employees – through wages and other benefits – that will create employee loyalty and motivation. The custodial model mainly focuses on the financial reward aspects of being employed by the organisation. The underpinning concept of this model [read more…]

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May 272015
 

What is the collegial model? The collegial model is based around teamwork – everybody working as colleagues (hence the name of the model). Collegial refers to a highly co-operative set of people working together by dividing the labour among themselves for the sake of efficient working and to achieve organisational goals. This model is a [read more…]

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May 192015
 

The five models of organisational behaviour are the: autocratic model, custodial model, supportive model, collegial model and system model. Autocratic model Autocratic model is the model that depends upon strength, power and formal authority. In an autocratic organisation, the people (management/owners) who manage the tasks in an organisation have formal authority for controlling the employees [read more…]

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Job Design in Organisations

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Feb 142011
 
Job Design in Organisations

Job Design Definition:  Job Design, which can also be called Work Design or Task Design, is the process of assigning tasks to a job, including the interdependency of those tasks with other jobs. It is to help improve the employees relationship with the job in hand and increase the quality of the product or service [read more…]