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Unformatted text preview: MGT 3013 Exam 1 Review 1.Managers, in today's work environment, rely less on command and control and more on coordination and communication . 2. One of the important ideas in the text's definition of management is the management functions of planning, organizing, leading, and controlling. 3. The degree to which an organization achieves a stated goal refers to effectiveness. 4. Organizations often lose good employees because front-line managers fail to show respect. 5. Critical management missteps include: poor communication skills suppressing dissenting views inability to build a team treating people as instruments all of these 6. A manager in for-profit business focuses primarily on the bottom-line , while a manager of a non-profit focuses on social impact. 7. Today's best managers embrace ambiguity and create organizations that are all of these EXCEPT command-and- control directed. 8. A(n) analytical perspective provides a broader way of thinking, a way of searching for patterns and determining...
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This note was uploaded on 05/02/2011 for the course MGMT 3013 taught by Professor Anderson during the Fall '10 term at The University of Texas at San Antonio- San Antonio.
- Fall '10