The Psychological Capital at the Akhism

Kara A. U. , Aydogan E.

BILIG, ss.217-237, 2017 (SSCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: Konu: 80
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Dergi Adı: BILIG
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.217-237


This study is carried out to examine whether the psychological capital with its conceptual analysis and sub-dimensions, hope, self-efficacy, durability and optimism existed in the Akhism Organization application which was founded in Kayseri in Anatolia about 810 years ago. The aim of this article is to emphasize the key importance of psyhological capital in creating organizational success and competitive advantage at present and draw attention to the similarities between the applications at the same time as the Akhism Organization regarding the development of psychological capital. In this context, this study includes some exminations concerning the possibility of Akhism Organization' being a source, a guide for the present businesses for the development and the share of psychological capital.