Ashford 6: - Week 5 - Discussion 2
Your initial discussion thread is due on Day 3 (Thursday) and you have until Day 7 (Monday) to respond to your classmates. Your grade will reflect both the quality of your initial post and the depth of your responses. Reference the Discussion Forum Grading Rubric for guidance on how your discussion will be evaluated.
In American society, it is not uncommon for employees to leave an organization for another promising job opportunity. Typically, a complex combination of various organizational factors is involved in any decision to change jobs. In your own words, describe the key organizational factors that influence organizational commitment and job satisfaction. Assess the value of the following factors (co-workers, boss, salary, the work, and the location) as predictors of job satisfaction within your current organization (if you do not currently have an organization, you may use a past experience or interview a friend or family member who has one). Explain.
Your initial post should be a minimum of 250-300 words. You must use at least one scholarly, peer-reviewed source that was published within the past five years and is cited according to APA guidelines as outlined in the Ashford Writing Center.
Guided Response: Review several of your classmates’ posts. Respond substantively to at least two of your peers who chose different organizational factors than you.
Although we work for a living, your job should be a skill that you are learning to perfect. One important factor of organization commitment should be managing and developi