TITLE

A Clarification of the Goal Setting And Appraisal Processes in MBO

AUTHOR(S)
McConkie, Mark L.
PUB. DATE
January 1979
SOURCE
Academy of Management Review;Jan1979, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Under the guise of Management by Objectives, "goal setting" and "performance appraisal" have assumed many different shapes and purposes. To clarify the concept of MBO, this review examines the writings of leading MBO experts, extracts those elements common to their respective definitions of goal setting and performance appraisal, and joins them into a single definition of MBO.
ACCESSION #
4289175

 

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