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ERIC Number: EJ630455
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0001-8791
From Scientific Work to Organizational Leadership: Predictors of Management Aspiration among Technical Personnel.
Mael, Fred A.; Waldman, David A.; Mulqueen, Carey
Journal of Vocational Behavior, v59 n1 p132-48 Aug 2001
A survey of 256 members of a science institute found that those who aspire to management tend to be more motivated by power, influence, upward mobility, security, respect, and the need for dominance. Some of these qualities describe persons willing to make decisions, influence others, and deal with interpersonal issues. Current managers and aspirants differed on some characteristics. (Contains 44 references.) (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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