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Irene manages bakers who work for a large bakery chain. The morning shift always seems to accomplish more than the afternoon shift. Irene decides to study the afternoon shift to see where the problem may originate. Irene is surprised to learn that the afternoon shift's productivity is now higher than that of the morning shift. Why did this happen?
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This phenomenon is known as the Hawthorne effect. In 1932, Elton Mayo studied the physical influences and the psychological aspects of the workplace. His major finding was that no matter what experimental changes were made workers' production improved just because they were being studied.

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