The Impact of On-The-Job Pilates Exercise on Job Satisfaction among the Female Employees of Urmia Electricity Distribution Company

  • Razieh Alizad Arablouye Bishe Islamic Azad University – Iran
  • Mehrdad Moharramzadeh University of Mohaghegh Ardabili – Iran
  • Sirous Ahmadi Islamic Azad University – Iran
Keywords: Pilates exercise, job satisfaction, female employees

Abstract

This study intends to investigate the effect of on-the-job pilates exercise on job satisfaction. The study follows a quasi-experimental design with a pre-test and post-test method with a focus on control and experimental groups. The statistical population comprises of all female employees working at Urmia Electricity Distribution Company. The experimental group received 8 weeks of exercise doing sessions (3 sessions per week, 30 minutes per session) in Electricity Distribution Company gym while the control group did not receive any treatment.  According to the results obtained, one can conclude that on-the-job Pilates exercise as sports technology had an effect on the job satisfaction of female employees at Urmia Electricity Distribution Company.

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Author Biographies

Razieh Alizad Arablouye Bishe, Islamic Azad University – Iran

PhD Student of sport management, Hamedan Branch, Islamic Azad University, Hamedan, Iran.

Mehrdad Moharramzadeh, University of Mohaghegh Ardabili – Iran

Corresponding author. Professor of Sports Management, University of Mohaghegh Ardabili, Ardabil, Iran.

Sirous Ahmadi, Islamic Azad University – Iran

Assistant Professor of Sports Management ,Department of Physical Education, Hamedan Branch, Islamic Azad University, Hamedan, Iran.

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Published
2019-12-30
How to Cite
Arablouye Bishe, R. A., Moharramzadeh, M., & Ahmadi, S. (2019). The Impact of On-The-Job Pilates Exercise on Job Satisfaction among the Female Employees of Urmia Electricity Distribution Company. Religación. Revista De Ciencias Sociales Y Humanidades, 4(22), 57-62. Retrieved from http://revista.religacion.com/index.php/religacion/article/view/551