considers his primary affiliation to be the group/team
French translation: se considérant d'abord et avant tout comme un élément (partie/composant) d'un groupe/équipe
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10:11 Nov 28, 2006
English to French translations [PRO] Social Sciences - Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc.
English term or phrase:considers his primary affiliation to be the group/team
Collectivism or individualism – cultures and individuals differ in their need to affiliate and align with group- or team efforts.
Even positive feedback delivered to an individual who considers his/her primary affiliation to be the group/team, can lead to great discomfort, embarrassment, and lessened motivation.
Particularly in a global cultural contexts, managers need to ensure they understand the cultural conditions and adjust their feedback practices accordingly.