Variable Details:

Source:

Wilk, Steffanie L. (2005), "Display Rule "Regulators": The Relationship Between Supervisors and Worker Emotional Exhaustion", Journal of Applied Psychology, 90, 917-927.
[Endnote]


Variable



Definition:

  • Belief in one’s ability to succeed.


Item(s):

  • I am certain that I can meet the performance standards for this job.
  • I am confident that I am able to successfully perform my current job.
  • I feel I have the skills and knowledge necessary to complete my job effectively.


Citations:

  • Jones, G.R (1986), "Socialization tactics, self-efficacy, and newcomers' adjustments to organizations", Academy of Management Journal, 29, 262-279. [Endnote]
  • Bandura , Albert (1982), "Self-Efficacy Mechanism in Human Agency ", American Psychologist, 37, 122-147. [Endnote]