Essays about: "organizational narcissism"

Found 4 essays containing the words organizational narcissism.

  1. 1. Dark personality traits explain individual differences in organizational preferences

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Lena Schumacher; [2019]
    Keywords : dark personality traits; dark triad; social dominance orientation; military ethics; human rights; self-selection; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Research in personality psychology has shown that individuals choose careers led by their personality. More specifically, dark personality traits seem to drive people towards specific environments—with detrimental effects in the workplace. READ MORE

  2. 2. Life and strife of modern organic farmers : cases from Sweden, Cambodia, and Bali

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Filippo Valsecchi; [2019]
    Keywords : agriculture; WWOOF; ethnography; multicase study; typology; new social movement; risk; habitus;

    Abstract : Organic farming forms an integral part of the current environmental discourse of “saving the planet” through more ecological forms of cultivation and lifestyle. Yet, beneath this common denominator, the global organic movement encompasses an impressive spectrum of experiences varying along such factors as geographical loca-tion, farm size, work organization, personal attributes, institutional framework, busi-ness style, normative ideals, and farming techniques. READ MORE

  3. 3. Narcissistic chief executive officers and corporate acquisitions : An upper echelons perspective

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för handel och företagande

    Author : Stuart White; [2018]
    Keywords : narcissism; upper echelons theory; chief executive officer; corporate acquisitions; merger waves; narcissism; upper echelons teori; verkställande direktör; företagsförvärv; merger waves;

    Abstract : This study investigates how chief executive officer narcissism impacts the organizations strategic decisions and outcomes. Rooted in the idea that the organization is a reflection of its top managers, I theorize that narcissistic chief executive officers may influence the decision process leading to corporate acquisitions. READ MORE

  4. 4. Does your organization have an unhealthy identity?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Elin Wennerström; Adam Carlson; Karin Emilsson; [2014]
    Keywords : organizational identity; identity dynamics; image; organizational culture; organizational health; hyper-adaptation; organizational narcissism; Technology and Engineering; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Issue of study: The Swedish dairy company Vattnadahl is currently going through extensive changes, battling new market demands and internal reorganizations. As a consequence, the organization is facing challenges related to its organizational identity. READ MORE