Articles by Keyword: Job Embeddedness

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  1. Psychological Career Resources, Career Adaptability and Hardiness in Relation to Job Embeddedness and Organizational Commitment

    Psychological Career Resources, Career Adaptability and Hardiness in Relation to Job Embeddedness and Organizational Commitment

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The study examined the relationship between employees' psychological career meta-capacities and their job retention-related dispositions. Participants were a convenience sample (n=355) of managerial and staff levels in the human resource management field. They completed the Psychological Career Resources Inventory (PCRI),...
  2. Household Enterprise in Base-of-the-Pyramid Markets: the Influence of Institutions and Family Embeddedness

    Household Enterprise in Base-of-the-Pyramid Markets: the Influence of Institutions and Family Embeddedness

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Africa Journal of Management
    Nearly half of the population in Africa lives on less than $1.25 per day in what scholars refer to as base-of-the-pyramid (BOP) markets. More broadly, BOP markets account for two billion of the world's population living in extreme poverty. Household...
  3. What's culture got to do with it? Examining job embeddedness and organizational commitment and turnover intentions in South Africa

    What's culture got to do with it? Examining job embeddedness and organizational commitment and turnover intentions in South Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Africa Journal of Management
    Using a longitudinal design this study examines the relationship between job embeddedness, organizational commitment and turnover intentions using a sample of South African professionals. Results show that job embeddedness had a positive relationship on organizational commitment and a negative relationship...
  4. Job stress and attitudes toward change: The mediating effect of psychological attachment

    Job stress and attitudes toward change: The mediating effect of psychological attachment

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Journal of Psychology in Africa
    The present study explores the indirect effect of job stress on attitudes toward change through individuals’ psychological attachment (organisational commitment mindsets and job embeddedness). The sample comprised N = 350 employees (black African: 67%; males: 69%; 26–40 years: 67%) who...
  5. Business Incubation in Dar es Salaam

    Business Incubation in Dar es Salaam

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Africa Journal of Management
    Business incubation is increasingly emphasized on development agendas globally as a tool for entrepreneurship, employment and economic growth. Previous studies focus on comparing European and US business incubators, and outcomes of business incubation in sub-Saharan African settings are comparatively unknown...
  6. Why husbands matter: Review of spousal influence on women entrepreneurship in sub-Saharan Africa

    Why husbands matter: Review of spousal influence on women entrepreneurship in sub-Saharan Africa

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Africa Journal of Management
    This article seeks to advance our understanding of successful women entrepreneurship in sub-Saharan Africa by examining how husbands contribute to women's entrepreneurial activity and performance. Little is known about husbands’ influence in this region, although sub-Saharan women entrepreneurs are deeply...