Tom has just been promoted to chief technology officer at his company, Global Tech Solutions,
Inc. His first assignment is to identify four project managers in the company who are likely to
successfully manage new projects. Tom selects Robert, Frank, Sue,
Sophie is in charge of recruitment at her company. During a particular interview, the first thing Sophie
noticed about the applicant was that he was improperly attired. Though the candidate possessed the
necessary qualifications and effectively answered a
Which of the following is an example of a procedure?
A Without exception, all employees in customer-facing roles must be formally attired at all times.
B Before going on a leave of absence, fill in the application form available on the companys online lea
Kari is a manager at MySize Clothing. Her job is very complex and she feels that she does not have
enough time to identify and/or process all the information she needs to make decisions. Karis situation is
most consistent with which of the following conce
Bierderlack has a policy stating that more than three absences in a six-month period shall result in a
suspension. Erin, the manager, has just decided to suspend one of her shift employees for violating this
policy. This is an example of _.
A a programmed
Which of these is a major criticism of scientific management?
A It ignored the impact of compensation on performance.
B It overemphasized individual differences.
C It overemphasized the intelligence of workers.
D It ignored the social context of work.