The following covers the objectives which we need to learn for the topic of ‘OB’. The notes below are guidelines to what we should know; they do not go into detail, to find more detail please use the search at the top and find the corresponding theory on the website.
Objective: To define the terms: Organisation and Organisational Behaviour.
- An organisation is a collection of like minded people who control performance to reach the same goals. (Bratton)
- Organisational Behaviour is the systematic study of formal organisations and of what people think, feel and do in organisations. (Bratton)