Developing a passion for work passion: Future directions on an emerging construct

Pamela L. Perrewé, Wayne A. Hochwarter, Gerald R. Ferris, Charn P. Mcallister, John N. Harris

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Abstract

Although the passion that people demonstrate at work would appear to be a topic of considerable interest and importance to organizational scholars and practitioners, we know virtually nothing about it. In response, we introduce the work passion construct, discuss what we currently understand, and provide needed directions for future research.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)145-150
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Organizational Behavior
Volume35
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 2014
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Emotion
  • Job performance
  • Stress
  • Work passion

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Applied Psychology
  • Sociology and Political Science
  • Psychology(all)
  • Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management

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