Improving Management by Objectives: A Diagnostic Change Program

Tosi, Henry; Carroll Jr., Stephen J.
September 1973
California Management Review;Fall73, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p57
Academic Journal
One hundred fifty managers from all functional areas and levels of a large company were surveyed about their perceptions of goal characteristics, the review process, supervisory relationships and reactions to Management by Objectives. Generally, the data indicate changed perceptions of how MBO was used¿changes which were in desirable directions.


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