Which of the following statements is true regarding a management by objective (MBO) program?
elements in MBO programs match propositions of cognitive evaluation theory.
B) MBO strongly advocates that the goals should be assigned by the managers without the employees participating in the goal setting process.
C) MBO programs set generalized rather than specific goals
D) MBO programs involve explicit time periods.
E) MBO programs strongly discourage providing performance feedback because it can have negative effects on employee motivation.