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Optimum number of subordinates a manager Optimum supervises or should supervise; supervises Usually between 7 and 15; Can be increased when Jobs are routine and/or low skilled Information technology Greater managerial experience Jobs are unique and/or highly skilled Jobs require extended periods of face-to-face Jobs communication communication Little managerial experience Must be reduced when Coordinating and separating roles Coordinating
Gatekeeper Someone who controls access to something Organizational members who link their organization Organizational with the external environment. Boundary spann...
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- Spring '06