Linking Selective Hiring to Organizational Commitment: Evidence From the Hotel Industry of Malaysia
School of Management Universiti Sains Malaysia
2 Graduate School of Business Universiti Sains Malaysia
This study investigates the relationship between selective hiring and organizational commitment. Analysis using Partial Least Squares technique of data from 290 frontline hotel employees in Peninsular Malaysia revealed that selective hiring has a significant positive effect on organizational commitment. Theoretical discussion, practical implications, limitations, and directions for future research are provided.
Key words: Organizational commitment / selective hiring / frontline employees / hotels / Malaysia
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