Analyzing Workplace Arrogance and Organizational Effectiveness: Emerging Research and Opportunities

Analyzing Workplace Arrogance and Organizational Effectiveness: Emerging Research and Opportunities

Khaled Tamzini (IHEC of Sousse, Tunisia) and Tahar Lazhar Ayed (Umm Al-Qura University, Saudi Arabia)
Indexed In: PsycINFO®, SCOPUS
Release Date: March, 2018|Copyright: © 2018 |Pages: 194
ISBN13: 9781522555254|ISBN10: 1522555250|EISBN13: 9781522555261|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-5525-4


Arrogance plays a problematic role in organizations, and it is a unique and difficult challenge to address. Taking proper steps towards recognizing and measuring the effect of arrogance in job performance becomes an important step in improving workplace environments.

Analyzing Workplace Arrogance and Organizational Effectiveness: Emerging Research and Opportunities provides emerging research on the effects entitlement and superiority have in the workplace, particularly from those in managerial and administrative positions. Highlighting a range of pertinent topics, such as contextual performance, strategic scope, and workplace arrogance scale, this book is an important resource for academics, researchers, students, and managers seeking current research on the relationship between performance and arrogance in the workplace.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Competence
  • Contextual Performance
  • Epistemological Position
  • Job Satisfaction
  • Organizational Functioning
  • Strategic Scope
  • Workplace Arrogance Scale

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Khaled Tamzini received his Master’s degree in Management sciences and his Post-graduate diploma in Human Resource Management from the High Institute of Management of Tunis (1997-1999). He received his PhD degree with honors from the Faculty of Economic Sciences and management Sciences of Tunis in 2014. He founded and directed during 5 years (2006-2011) a recruitment agency. He justifies an experience of over 10 years (since 2001) as a senior trainer for the account of several national companies in the field of Human Resources Management. Dr. Tamzini is actually an Assistant professor of Strategic Human Resource Management at the IHCS of Sousse (Tunisia) where he teaches Human Resource management and Strategic management. He is a member of the Research laboratory "LARIME" and panel member of the International Association of Strategic Management (France). He is a reviewer for several international scientific meeting as the Academy of Management Meeting, the Academy of International Business, the European Academy of Management Conference. His research interests include the Resource-Based View, Knowledge Management, Talent management, Employer branding, Human resource marketing, Human Capital, Sustained Competitive Advantage and Strategic Human Resource Management.
Tahar Lazhar Ayed received his B.Sc. in Economics and Social Sciences from Tunis El Manar University 1997 and his MBA in Marketing and Data Analysis from the University of Quebec At Montreal, Canada in 2002. He earned his Ph.D. in Business strategies from Tunis Al Manar university in 2009. He is now serving as an Assistant Professor (Visitor) of Strategies and Data analysis in College of Business at Umm Al-Qura University, KSA where he joined in 2012 and a senior consultant at the Institute of Consulting, Umm Al Qura University, KSA. He worked as a Marketing Manager at CFH Security in Canada from 2000 to 2004, a Lecturer at the School of Economics and Commerce (Tunis, Tunisia) from 2004 to 2006, a lecturer and assistant Professor at the School Of Commerce (Sfax, Tunisia) from 2006 to 2012. He teaches Principles of Management, Data Analysis, Research methodology, cost accounting, Business and Marketing strategies, etc. Dr Ayed has published books and scientific papers in international indexed journals.