Unformatted text preview: 3. What is the di±erence between responsibility and authority? Responsibility is the duty to perForm an assigned task and authority is the power to make the decisions necessary to complete that task. 4. Why do some managers have di²culTes in delegaTng authority? Because they Feel that others can’t do anything as well as they can, Fear that that employee will “show up” the manager, like to be in control, or don’t know how to delegate. 5. Why is a company’s inFormal organizaTon important? InFormal structure among employees can exceed Formal job-related rela±onships, crea±ng a powerFul dynamic that can either support or disrupt a frm’s e²ec±veness....
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- Spring '14
- Management, complex organizational structures, definitive decision-making hierarchy, formal job-related relationships