Workplace Envy by B. VidailletWorkplace Envy by B. Vidaillet

Workplace Envy

byB. Vidaillet, Bénédicte Vidaillet

Hardcover | July 31, 2008

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Workplace envy can affect everyone. This book reveals that workplace envy is an omnipresent emotion in contemporary organizations. The factors that are likely to reinforce envy in the workplace are explored in depth, along with possible solutions to prevent envy from developing in such a way that it becomes harmful to an organization.
BÉNÉDICTE VIDAILLET is Associate Professor of Organizational Behaviour at the Institute for Business Administration at the University of Lille, France. Her research focuses on irrationality in organizational decision making as well as on emotion at work.
Title:Workplace EnvyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:183 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.74 inPublished:July 31, 2008Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230205496

ISBN - 13:9780230205499


Table of Contents

Introduction The complexity of envy The effects of envy on the organization Envy, desire and mimetism How management systems produce envy Envy and narcissism in contemporary organizations Identifying situations that might generate envy, so as to avoid emotional toxicity Healthier organizations Conclusion