Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Economic Management and Trade Cooperation

The Influence of Political Skill on Workplace Friendship Based on the Social Capital Theory

Authors
Gao Jing, Wang Hui-Hui
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Gao Jing
Available Online April 2014.
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https://doi.org/10.2991/emtc-14.2014.48How to use a DOI?
Keywords
Political skill, Workplace friendship, Social capital.
Abstract

The workplace friendship plays a significant role in the development of individuals and organizations. Although there is a considerable body of literature on organizational political skill and workplace friendship respectively, scholars hasn’t paid enough attention to the influence of political skill on the workplace friendship. So, based on social capital theory, the influence of political skill on the workplace friendship has been studied, the origins and essence of political skill, and dimensions division has been listed. The study collects 124 valid questionnaires and verifies the hypothesis by multiple hierarchical regressions. The results suggest that political skill have significant positive influence on workplace friendship.

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Volume Title
Proceedings of the 2014 International Conference on Economic Management and Trade Cooperation
Series
Advances in Intelligent Systems Research
Publication Date
April 2014
ISBN
978-94-6252-008-0
ISSN
1951-6851
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/emtc-14.2014.48How to use a DOI?
Copyright
© 2014, the Authors. Published by Atlantis Press.
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/).

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