Principle of One Boss

Principle of One Boss - - Duplication of work- Overlapping...

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Principle of One Boss a. A sub-ordinate should receive orders and be accountable to one and only one boss at a time. b. In other words, a sub-ordinate should not receive instructions from more than one person because - - It undermines authority - Weakens discipline - Divides loyalty - Creates confusion - Delays and chaos - Escaping responsibilities
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Unformatted text preview: - Duplication of work- Overlapping of efforts c. Therefore, dual sub-ordination should be avoided unless and until it is absolutely essential. d. Unity of command provides the enterprise a disciplined, stable & orderly existence. e. It creates harmonious relationship between superiors and sub-ordinates....
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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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