Psychological capital development: toward a micro-intervention
Article first published online: 27 MAR 2006
Copyright © 2006 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
Journal of Organizational Behavior
Volume 27, Issue 3, pages 387–393, May 2006
How to Cite
Luthans, F., Avey, J. B., Avolio, B. J., Norman, S. M. and Combs, G. M. (2006), Psychological capital development: toward a micro-intervention. J. Organiz. Behav., 27: 387–393. doi: 10.1002/job.373
- Issue published online: 27 MAR 2006
- Article first published online: 27 MAR 2006
- Manuscript Accepted: 6 DEC 2005
- Manuscript Revised: 15 NOV 2005
- Manuscript Received: 10 SEP 2005
After first providing the meaning of psychological capital (PsyCap), we present a micro-intervention to develop it. Drawn from hope, optimism, efficacy, and resiliency development, this PsyCap Intervention (PCI) is shown to have preliminary support for not only increasing participants' PsyCap, but also financial impact and high return on investment. Copyright © 2006 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.