Productivity and the Self-Fulfilling Prophecy: The Pygmalion Effect (Second Edition)

  • 1988 ----- color ----- 27 min ----- 16mm///
  • This revision shows the evolution of the self-fulfilling prophecy and how a manager's or instructor's expectations alone can influence and dramatically improve another person's performance. Updates the history of the Pygmalion effect, showing how it has been both a useful and a destructive tool throughout time, and how it can be harnessed to positively influence the behavior of people at all ages.
  • Topics: (Business Administration, Educational Psychology, Personnel Management)