B Pilot conditions

Our four orderings of items were randomized within dimension (Affective, Behavioral, Cognitive or Dedication, Absorption, Vigor), “block” (Qualtrics designation for groupings of items), and item. The elements that were randomized are identified in the following tables by randomized element (A, B, C, or D):

Table B.1: Pilot administration ordering Condition 1
Condition1 Substantive Attitudinal Dimension Block Item
I’m able to concentrate on my work without distractions Absorption Cognitive A A A
I have a hard time detaching mentally from my work Absorption Cognitive A A B
Time passes quickly while I’m working Absorption Cognitive A A C
I find it difficult to mentally disconnect from work Absorption Cognitive A A D
I enjoy thinking about work even when I’m not at work Absorption Affective A B A
Most days, I feel happiest when the workday is soon to be complete (r) Absorption Affective A B B
I am happiest when I am immersed in a project Absorption Affective A B C
I love starting my workday. Absorption Affective A B D
I devote more time than is expected of me. Absorption Behavioral A C A
I have to be reminded to take breaks while I’m at work Absorption Behavioral A C B
I never miss a work deadline. Absorption Behavioral A C C
I never allow distractions to interfere with my work Absorption Behavioral A C D
I devote my full attention to my work tasks throughout the day Vigor Cognitive B A A
Thinking about work saps my energy (r) Vigor Cognitive B A B
I would rather direct my focus toward a work task than a personal task Vigor Cognitive B A C
I’m able to maintain good levels of energy throughout the workday Vigor Cognitive B A D
I enjoy spending time completing my job tasks. Vigor Affective B B A
Most days I feel enthusiastic about starting my work day. Vigor Affective B B B
I feel motivated to go beyond what is asked of me Vigor Affective B B C
This job drains my energy (r) Vigor Affective B B D
When work is slow I find ways to be productive. Vigor Behavioral B C A
I express enthusiasm for my job while at work Vigor Behavioral B C B
I try my best to perform well at work Vigor Behavioral B C C
If I notice my energy level is low, I take corrective steps to re-energize. Vigor Behavioral B C D
I plan my future with this company. Dedication Cognitive C A A
I believe this company cares about my career goals Dedication Cognitive C A B
I often think about finding another job (r) Dedication Cognitive C A C
This organization challenges me to work at my full potential Dedication Cognitive C A D
I am proud to be a member of this organization. Dedication Affective C B A
I feel supported by my supervisor when I fail at a task Dedication Affective C B B
I feel proud of my accomplishments within this organization Dedication Affective C B C
My job makes me feel like I’m part of something meaningful Dedication Affective C B D
I make valued contributions to the organization Dedication Behavioral C C A
I embrace challenging situations at work. Dedication Behavioral C C B
I speak positively about this organization to others. Dedication Behavioral C C C
This organization provides the resources necessary for me to successfully perform my job Dedication Behavioral C C D
Table B.2: Pilot administration ordering Condition 2
Condition2 Substantive Attitudinal Dimension Block Item
I’m able to concentrate on my work without distractions Absorption Cognitive A A A
I have a hard time detaching mentally from my work Absorption Cognitive A A B
Time passes quickly while I’m working Absorption Cognitive A A C
I find it difficult to mentally disconnect from work Absorption Cognitive A A D
I devote my full attention to my work tasks throughout the day Vigor Cognitive A B A
Thinking about work saps my energy (r) Vigor Cognitive A B B
I would rather direct my focus toward a work task than a personal task Vigor Cognitive A B C
I’m able to maintain good levels of energy throughout the workday Vigor Cognitive A B D
I plan my future with this company. Dedication Cognitive A C A
I believe this company cares about my career goals Dedication Cognitive A C B
I often think about finding another job (r) Dedication Cognitive A C C
This organization challenges me to work at my full potential Dedication Cognitive A C D
I enjoy thinking about work even when I’m not at work Absorption Affective B A A
Most days, I feel happiest when the workday is soon to be complete (r) Absorption Affective B A B
I am happiest when I am immersed in a project Absorption Affective B A C
I love starting my workday. Absorption Affective B A D
I enjoy spending time completing my job tasks. Vigor Affective B B A
Most days I feel enthusiastic about starting my work day. Vigor Affective B B B
I feel motivated to go beyond what is asked of me Vigor Affective B B C
This job drains my energy (r) Vigor Affective B B D
I am proud to be a member of this organization. Dedication Affective B C A
I feel supported by my supervisor when I fail at a task Dedication Affective B C B
I feel proud of my accomplishments within this organization Dedication Affective B C C
My job makes me feel like I’m part of something meaningful Dedication Affective B C D
I devote more time than is expected of me. Absorption Behavioral C A A
I have to be reminded to take breaks while I’m at work Absorption Behavioral C A B
I never miss a work deadline. Absorption Behavioral C A C
I never allow distractions to interfere with my work Absorption Behavioral C A D
When work is slow I find ways to be productive. Vigor Behavioral C B A
I express enthusiasm for my job while at work Vigor Behavioral C B B
I try my best to perform well at work Vigor Behavioral C B C
If I notice my energy level is low, I take corrective steps to re-energize. Vigor Behavioral C B D
I make valued contributions to the organization Dedication Behavioral C C A
I embrace challenging situations at work. Dedication Behavioral C C B
I speak positively about this organization to others. Dedication Behavioral C C C
This organization provides the resources necessary for me to successfully perform my job Dedication Behavioral C C D
Table B.3: Pilot administration ordering Condition 3
Condition3 Substantive Attitudinal Dimension Item
I’m able to concentrate on my work without distractions Absorption Cognitive A A
I enjoy thinking about work even when I’m not at work Absorption Affective A B
I devote more time than is expected of me. Absorption Behavioral A C
I have a hard time detaching mentally from my work Absorption Cognitive A D
Most days, I feel happiest when the workday is soon to be complete (r) Absorption Affective A E
I have to be reminded to take breaks while I’m at work Absorption Behavioral A F
Time passes quickly while I’m working Absorption Cognitive A G
I am happiest when I am immersed in a project Absorption Affective A H
I never miss a work deadline. Absorption Behavioral A I
I find it difficult to mentally disconnect from work Absorption Cognitive A J
I love starting my workday. Absorption Affective A K
I never allow distractions to interfere with my work Absorption Behavioral A L
I devote my full attention to my work tasks throughout the day Vigor Cognitive B A
I enjoy spending time completing my job tasks. Vigor Affective B B
When work is slow I find ways to be productive. Vigor Behavioral B C
Thinking about work saps my energy (r) Vigor Cognitive B D
Most days I feel enthusiastic about starting my work day. Vigor Affective B E
I express enthusiasm for my job while at work Vigor Behavioral B F
I would rather direct my focus toward a work task than a personal task Vigor Cognitive B G
I feel motivated to go beyond what is asked of me Vigor Affective B H
I try my best to perform well at work Vigor Behavioral B I
I’m able to maintain good levels of energy throughout the workday Vigor Cognitive B J
This job drains my energy (r) Vigor Affective B K
If I notice my energy level is low, I take corrective steps to re-energize. Vigor Behavioral B L
I plan my future with this company. Dedication Cognitive C A
I am proud to be a member of this organization. Dedication Affective C B
I make valued contributions to the organization Dedication Behavioral C C
I believe this company cares about my career goals Dedication Cognitive C D
I feel supported by my supervisor when I fail at a task Dedication Affective C E
I embrace challenging situations at work. Dedication Behavioral C F
I often think about finding another job (r) Dedication Cognitive C G
I feel proud of my accomplishments within this organization Dedication Affective C H
I speak positively about this organization to others. Dedication Behavioral C I
This organization challenges me to work at my full potential Dedication Cognitive C J
My job makes me feel like I’m part of something meaningful Dedication Affective C K
This organization provides the resources necessary for me to successfully perform my job Dedication Behavioral C L
Table B.4: Pilot administration ordering Condition 4
Condition4 Substantive Attitudinal Dimension Item
I’m able to concentrate on my work without distractions Absorption Cognitive A A
I devote my full attention to my work tasks throughout the day Vigor Cognitive A B
I plan my future with this company. Dedication Cognitive A C
I have a hard time detaching mentally from my work Absorption Cognitive A D
Thinking about work saps my energy (r) Vigor Cognitive A E
I believe this company cares about my career goals Dedication Cognitive A F
Time passes quickly while I’m working Absorption Cognitive A G
I would rather direct my focus toward a work task than a personal task Vigor Cognitive A H
I often think about finding another job (r) Dedication Cognitive A I
I find it difficult to mentally disconnect from work Absorption Cognitive A J
I’m able to maintain good levels of energy throughout the workday Vigor Cognitive A K
This organization challenges me to work at my full potential Dedication Cognitive A L
I enjoy thinking about work even when I’m not at work Absorption Affective B A
I enjoy spending time completing my job tasks. Vigor Affective B B
I am proud to be a member of this organization. Dedication Affective B C
Most days, I feel happiest when the workday is soon to be complete (r) Absorption Affective B D
Most days I feel enthusiastic about starting my work day. Vigor Affective B E
I feel supported by my supervisor when I fail at a task Dedication Affective B F
I am happiest when I am immersed in a project Absorption Affective B G
I feel motivated to go beyond what is asked of me Vigor Affective B H
I feel proud of my accomplishments within this organization Dedication Affective B I
I love starting my workday. Absorption Affective B J
This job drains my energy (r) Vigor Affective B K
My job makes me feel like I’m part of something meaningful Dedication Affective B L
I devote more time than is expected of me. Absorption Behavioral C A
When work is slow I find ways to be productive. Vigor Behavioral C B
I make valued contributions to the organization Dedication Behavioral C C
I have to be reminded to take breaks while I’m at work Absorption Behavioral C D
I express enthusiasm for my job while at work Vigor Behavioral C E
I embrace challenging situations at work. Dedication Behavioral C F
I never miss a work deadline. Absorption Behavioral C G
I try my best to perform well at work Vigor Behavioral C H
I speak positively about this organization to others. Dedication Behavioral C I
I never allow distractions to interfere with my work Absorption Behavioral C J
If I notice my energy level is low, I take corrective steps to re-energize. Vigor Behavioral C K
This organization provides the resources necessary for me to successfully perform my job Dedication Behavioral C L