Paper Details
Title The Role of Organizational Politics, its Impact on Employee Job Attitude and Creativity: Exploration and Implications for the Higher Education Institutions
AuthorsNOOR UN NISA, MUHAMMAD NAWAZ and TAYYABA RAFIQUE MAKHDOOM
Abstract

The aim of this study to put a light on basics of organizational politics and its negative and positive effects on the employee work related attitudes, more specifically in education sector. In universities administration and faculty are busy in dirty political games rather to pay more attention towards facilitating students for their educational purposes. In universities politics is considered as a dangerous element as the ultimate victim of this politics will be students. Although some studies claimed that politics could be a positive element in organizational growth and development. But, the negative side is heavier than imagination that needs more consideration. A survey has been conducted through a well-structured questionnaire among 100 respondents as well as teaching and administrative staff from different public universities of Sindh Province. The study concluded some significant work related attitudes and outcomes of politics. The main effects of analysis have also revealed that perceptions of politics have significant its impact on employee job attitude and creativity.
Keywords: Organizational Politics, Job Attitude, Creativity, Work Related Attitude, Higher Education.

Pages 183-191
Volume 10
Issue 1
Part 1
File Name Download (236)
DOI 10.30543/10-1(2021)-14