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Unformatted text preview: Self determination Meaning Competence Impact • Advantages to MacGregor’s delegation/ empowerment approach: o More personal time o Higher subordinate knowledge o Employee satisfaction o Saves time for leader (long run) o Develops subordinates o Demonstrates confidence in subordinates o Increases subordinate commitment, morale o Enhances managerial influence • Disadvantages: o Can be time consuming (at first anyway) o May reduce managerial control o May create “goal displacement”: focus on worker tasks could take away from organization-wide goals o Can become addictive: to leader and subordinates...
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This note was uploaded on 05/30/2011 for the course BUSI 405 taught by Professor Blackburn during the Fall '10 term at UNC.
- Fall '10