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managers do not spend all of their time managing
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T or F: Only supervisors are affected by the principles of management.FT or F: Planning is a function of management that involves setting objectives and determining a course of action for achieving these objectives.TT or F: To be effective at leading, managers must first understand their employees' personalities, values, attitudes, and emotions.TT or F: Reducing waste and pollution is a key indicator of performance.TT or F: Leadership involves the use of power and authority, while management involves the use of non-coercive influence.FT or F: Global trends affect both the style and the substance of management.TT or F: As an economy moved from manufacturing to services, the need of engaging workers' minds and hearts became more important.TT or F: People who behave unethically have a character flaw.FWhat is clearly linked to gaining a competitive advantage?Managing human resourcesTaylorismsometimes referred t as the scientific approach to managementPeople in societies where uncertainty avoidance is high:want strict rules, laws and policiesThe changing demographics are most important to which major challenge?managing diversityPeople in high power distance societies expect:unequal power distributionUnethical behavior stems from:cultual differences, political differences, relativismCountries with low collectivism:Emphasize individual achievementT or F: Managing Diversity is a major challenge facing organizations today.T