Micromanagement

Please choose the most appropriate answer for each sentence.
  • 1

    Estienne de Beer, author of Boosting Your Career, warns that sooner or later you will report to a micromanager who ..... controls and manipulates you to the point of desperation.

  • 2

    Harry Chambers explains that micromanagers always have their ..... up, trying to detect violations.

  • 3

    If you get frustrated and tell the boss to back ....., you get accused of having a bad attitude and not being a team player.

  • 4

    It feels as if you are controlled like a robot and ..... every step of the way.

  • 5

    Everything needs to get approved beforehand and ..... afterwards.

  • 6

    It is important to understand what motivates a micromanager to command and control, even if it is ......

  • 7

    Most micromanagers tend to have a controlling tendency and simply don't believe that outstanding work will be done without their constant ......

  • 8

    ..... skills and effective communication are the keys to successfully managing your micromanager.

  • 9

    One of the best lines of defence is your diligence in clarifying expectations and keeping a(n) ..... of everything that you have done.

  • 10

    Micromanagers need to learn how to transform themselves into leaders; micromanagers just twist your arm, but leaders ..... your opinion.

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