Differences between Authority and Responsibility

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Differences between Authority and Responsibility Authority Responsibility It is the legal right of a person or a superior to command his subordinates. It is the obligation of subordinate to perform the work assigned to him. Authority is attached to the position of a superior in concern. Responsibility arises out of superior-
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Unformatted text preview: subordinate relationship in which subordinate agrees to carry out duty given to him. Authority can be delegated by a superior to a subordinate Responsibility cannot be shifted and is absolute It flows from top to bottom. It flows from bottom to top....
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This note was uploaded on 11/25/2011 for the course MANAGEMENT mg101 taught by Professor - during the Fall '09 term at Montgomery.

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