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) Suppose you are interviewing the CEO of a large company. The CEO is telling you about his or her job as a manager and how he or she spends time. Using the description below, which function of management is the CEO most likely describing in this example? "My job, for some part of each day, is to empower our employees to think of things in new and different ways, not just to come to work and complete the tasks on a list."
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Updated 1/24/2012 6:54:34 PM
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In my opinion, the CEO is describing the "innovative" function of management. Because his/her job is to empower their employees to think of things in new and different ways, not just to come to work and complete the tasks on a list.
Added 1/24/2012 10:02:28 AM
sujaysen, innovative is not a function of management. Innovative is descriptive of a managerial style. The four functions of management are: Plan, Organize, Lead and Control.
Added 1/24/2012 10:10:24 AM
@debnjerry, thanks for your knowledgeable explanation.
Added 1/24/2012 10:13:36 AM
Deb rocks :)
Added 1/24/2012 5:26:31 PM
It is definitely 'DIRECTION'

When one traditionally hears the word direction, they think of giving orders, opinions, etc.

To quote from:

"Direction is that inert-personnel aspect of management which deals directly with influencing, guiding, supervising, motivating sub-ordinate for the achievement of organizational goals. Direction has following elements: Supervision, Motivation, Leadership, Communication"

The CEO is trying to guide, encourage, motivate their employees to be the best that they can be through 'DIRECTION'
Added 1/24/2012 6:54:35 PM
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