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In line with these perspectives, the current study also examines the influences that some preexisting characteristics such as the BMI index, self-esteem, and internationalizations of societal thin ideals have on body dissatisfaction and drive for thinness (see also Kim & Lennon, 2007; Tiggemann, 1994, 2003, 2006).
Adolescents at the onset of puberty are believed to be more sensitive to their physical appearance, particularly vulnerable to the thin-promoting message of thin ideals, and at risk of experiencing body dissatisfaction (Ashbach, 1994).
What health professionals can do to identify and resolve patient dissatisfaction. It Comm J Qual Improv.
Dissatisfaction is consistently associated with higher levels of labor turnover.
Dissatisfaction and opportunity to quit are always more closely related than are dissatisfaction and the act of quitting.
It's the mental discipline and curiosity to examine every event to see if it contains a "dissatisfaction factor" and to ask how this dissatisfaction might be overcome.
You just need to momentarily freeze each happening as it passes in review and ask yourself if there's any dissatisfaction buried in it.
The test of hypothesis was limited to dissatisfactions resulting from grocery, automotive repair, and medical care problems.
When consumers voice their dissatisfactions and sellers are responsive, the use of private actions (exit and negative W-O-M) is likely to be less frequent.
CCB has become a topic of increasing interest to consumer behaviourists[6], and the level of perceived satisfaction and dissatisfaction in the marketplace is presumed to influence subsequent attitudes, intensions and complaint behaviour[7].
Consumer dissatisfaction often arises from poor business practices and is an area retailers must address in their efforts to provide good customer service and encourage repeat sales[8] and store loyalty[9].
Researchers using the personality/attitude model found positive correlations between community involvement and public complaints (Warland, Herrmann, and Moore 1984), that consumerism is associated with public complaints (Bearden 1983), that when consumers attribute the cause of dissatisfaction to themselves public complaints decrease (Valle and Wallendorf 1977), and that consumer perceptions as to controllability of a problem by a seller positively influences the desire to complain (Folkes, Koletsky, and Graham 1987).