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Western's Metaphor Of The Ideal Family

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The metaphor of the "ideal family" allows individuals to feel connected to something that consumes majority of their life. Creating a work environment where individuals feel as though their supported and accepted for who they are is something that has an impact on their performance and the quality of their work. The concept of being a part of a family helps with the idea of being a team. Western talks about the idea of family also having family type roles (140). This ties into the roles within the corporation and helps create a sense of hierarchy but, not one that is overstepping the roles of those closer to the bottom, more so, a way of encouraging and helping achieve their best. The metaphor expands on the work experience in ways of production
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