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Organizational practices are learned through socialization at the workplace. In order to show that the management team is in favor of the change, the change has to be notable at first at this level. It is a matter of being able to care about the same things, and it applies to nations as well as to associations and organizations within nations. Members that are defiant are often turned down or seen as a negative influence by the rest of the group because they bring conflict. Individuals tend to be attracted to and remain engaged in organizations that they perceive to be compatible.

Hofstede listed some of the

Organizational culture is reflected in the way people perform tasks, set objectives, and administer the necessary resources to achieve objectives. The term corporate culture became widely known in the business world in the late s and early s. Using Schein's model, understanding paradoxical organizational behaviors becomes more apparent. These are the elements of culture that are unseen and not cognitively identified in everyday interactions between organizational members. Stress that comes from internal politics and stupidity of the system.

At this level, local and personal values are widely expressed within the organization. Rituals, the collective interpersonal behavior and values as demonstrated by that behavior, constitute the fabric of an organization's culture. For companies with a very strong and specific culture it will be even harder to change. If the culture is valuable, then it holds the potential for generating sustained competitive advantages.

Additionally internal integration

Additionally, internal integration is an important function since social structures are required for organizations to exist. Hofstede listed some of the rituals as the memos and reports, some parts of the accounting system, a large part of the planning and control systems, and the nomination of experts. Changes in culture can lead to tensions between organizational and individual interests, which can result in ethical and legal problems for practitioners. This model of organizational culture provides a map and context for leading an organization through the five stages. Each organization has its own unique culture and most often, when brought together, these cultures clash.

They reflect a long-standing tension between cultural and structural or informal and formal versions of what organizations are. Daniel Denison describes artifacts as the tangible aspects of culture shared by members of an organization.

They exhibit great respect for traditions, a relatively small propensity to save for the future, and a focus on achieving quick results. Low stress, plodding work, comfort and security. The top of the organization should be very much in favor of the change in order to actually implement the change in the rest of the organization.