ERIC Number: EJ363213
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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An Exploration of Climates for Technical Updating and Performance.
Kozlowski, Steve W.; Hults, Brian M.
Personnel Psychology, v40 n3 p539-63 Fall 1987
Assessed efficacy of concept of updating climate to prevent obsolescence in professional knowledge and skills, gathering data from engineers and their supervisors. Showed technical updating climate construct distinguished among organizations under different pressures for technological innovation; demonstrated interobserver consensus within organizations; and was associated with relevant organizational context features, and affective performance and updating responses. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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