Learning Objectives

By the end of this chapter, you will be able to:

14.1  Describe the basic characteristics of organizational culture
14.2  Discuss the various artifacts of organizational culture
14.3  Identify the functions of organizational culture
14.4  Compare various types of organizational cultures
14.5  Identify key ways in which organizations adapt their practices across cultures
14.6  Describe how international assignments can be used for employee development
14.7  Contrast differing approaches for shaping organizational culture