- Students, 14 nations, 2014
- N = 2398
- Non Response
- Questionnaire: paper
- Authors's Label
- Our Classification
- Verticality Index (Smith et al.,2002)
- Related specification variables
- Respondents were asked to indicate on
five-point rating scales for each of these
events, how much they relied on each of eight
sources of guidance. These were:
1 one’s own experience and training
3 others at the same level as oneself
6 formal rules and procedures
7 informal rules about ‘how things are usually done around here’
8 ‘beliefs which are widespread
in my country as to what is right’.
a Appointing a new subordinate in your department.
b When one of your subordinates is doing
consistently good work.
c When one of your subordinates is doing
consistently poor work.
d When some of the machinery or
equipment in your department seems to
e When another department does not
provide the resources or support that
f When there are differing opinions within
g When you see the need to introduce new
work procedures into your department.
h When the time comes to evaluate the
success of new work procedures.