Being Successful in a Creative Profession: The Role of Innovative Cognitive Style, Self-Regulation, and Self-Efficacy

@inproceedings{Beeftink2012BeingSI,
  title={Being Successful in a Creative Profession: The Role of Innovative Cognitive Style, Self-Regulation, and Self-Efficacy},
  author={Flora Beeftink and Wendelien Van Eerde and Christel G. Rutte and J. Will M. Bertrand},
  booktitle={Journal of business and psychology},
  year={2012}
}
PURPOSE: The purpose of this study was to test a model that proposes that innovative cognitive style and self-regulation (setting priorities, planning work activities, and monitoring time and task progress) are related to the self-reported success of architects. We investigated two aspects of the success: as designers and as business people. To this end, we examined the mediating role of self-efficacy in these relationships. DATA/METHODOLOGY/APPROACH: We collected data using a web-based survey… CONTINUE READING