Unlocking Organizational Commitment through Individual Traits and Job Satisfaction: A Millennial and Gen Z Perspective in West Borneo

Yulianto *

Institut Bisnis dan Ekonomi Indonesia, Indonesia.

Yusron Toto

Institut Bisnis dan Ekonomi Indonesia, Indonesia.

Udin Saryono

Institut Bisnis dan Ekonomi Indonesia, Indonesia.

Silpanus Dian Sapala

Institut Bisnis dan Ekonomi Indonesia, Indonesia.

*Author to whom correspondence should be addressed.


Abstract

Background and Purpose: This study aims to investigate the combined effects of individual characteristics, job redesign, and transformational leadership on various outcome variables, including job satisfaction, job stress and organizational commitment.

Methodology: This research is a descriptive quantitative research with a sample size of 110 millennial and generation Z workers. Data testing was carried out using the PLS-SEM method.

Findings: The research results show that individual character variables have a significant effect on job satisfaction, job stress, and organizational commitment. Transformational leadership style is proven to have a significant effect on job satisfaction, job redesign, and organizational commitment, but does not have a significant effect on individual character. Job redesign was found to have a significant effect on job satisfaction, individual character, and job stress. Job satisfaction has a significant effect on organizational commitment, but does not have a significant effect on job stress. For the mediation effect, individual character is able to mediate the relationship between job redesign and job satisfaction and job stress, while job satisfaction is only able to mediate the relationship between transformational leadership style and organizational commitment.

Contributions: Similar research conducted in developing countries and open in city centers is still very rare, even though the existing phenomena are interesting to study because there will be many differences that can be found both from individuals and even the environment, therefore this research facilitates this so that results can be obtained. this research.

Keywords: Millennials, generation z, individual character, job redesign, transformational leadership


How to Cite

Yulianto, Yusron Toto, Udin Saryono, and Silpanus Dian Sapala. 2024. “Unlocking Organizational Commitment through Individual Traits and Job Satisfaction: A Millennial and Gen Z Perspective in West Borneo”. Asian Journal of Economics, Business and Accounting 24 (6):172-80. https://doi.org/10.9734/ajeba/2024/v24i61351.

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