Managing and Leading in Business: Homework Help Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Major McCarthy shares personal stories of his first time in battle and his rate of successful missions with his nervous troops. By taking this action, he demonstrated what result of good leadership?

Question 2 2. Which of the following statements is FALSE regarding the role of employees in the Management by Objective (MBO) process?

Question 3 3. Which of these is the end result of the organizing process?

Question 4 4. How is Management by Objective (MBO) BEST defined?

Question 5 5. Marisol is using an organizing process in her business. How will the final outcome of this process address Marisol's position as the boss of the company?

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Question 6 6. An employee drug test is best described as an example of:

Question 7 7. A leader can BEST motivate employees by _____.

Question 8 8. Which category of roles does Sara the store manager use when she makes up the weekly schedule for her employees?

Question 9 9. _____ is often called the fifth function of management. It involves the evaluation, recruitment, selection, training and placement of individuals in specific job roles.

Question 10 10. The four types of plans a manager will use include

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Question 11 11. Which term describes the act of monitoring the organization's internal and external environments for early signs that a change may be needed?

Question 12 12. You're a novice teacher and expect your supervisor to show you how to create more effective lessons. In order for this to occur, your boss will need to possess _____.

Question 13 13. Controlling is the fourth step in a larger management process that involves which of the following?

Question 14 14. Pick the answer choice that represents an example of organizing:

Question 15 15. The three managerial skills a manager should possess are:

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Question 16 16. Types of external factors include:

Question 17 17. Ricky is a new employee with years of experience in planning. He is committed to the processes and creates a plan that looks one week into the future. Which of his characteristics would be considered a barrier to effective planning?

Question 18 18. Organizational changes are generally:

Question 19 19. Empowerment is thought to come from the _____.

Question 20 20. Which of the following organizational changes focuses on overall workflow efficiency and productivity within an organization?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following changes occur as a result of structural, strategic, people, and process changes in an organizational environments?

Question 22 22. A formal leadership role refers to:

Question 23 23. Individuals become leaders based on their _____.

Question 24 24. Where does planning fall in the order of managerial functions?

Question 25 25. Which of the following statements about the MBO approach to communication is FALSE?

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Question 26 26. A leader who influences employees to conceptualize the future state of the organization is _____.

Question 27 27. Which of the following organizational changes involves amending the overall goals, purpose, strategy, or mission of an organization?

Question 28 28. At what level are technical skills in a manager most important?

Question 29 29. The following are representative of an organization's external environment EXCEPT _____.

Question 30 30. When Mark the manager communicates his department's resource needs to company headquarters, which interpersonal role is he fulfilling?

Managing and Leading in Business: Homework Help Chapter Exam Instructions

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