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After studying this chapter, you should be able to:
1.Explain the nature of the individual-organizationrelationship.2.Define personality and describe personality attributesthat affect behavior in organizations.3.Discuss individual attitudes in organizations and howthey affect behavior.4.Describe basic perceptual processes and the role ofattributions in organizations.5.Discuss the causes and consequences of stress anddescribe how it can be managed.6.Describe creativity and its role in organizations.7.Explain how workplace behaviors can directly orindirectly influence organizational effectiveness.