Accession Number:

ADA128999

Title:

Observing Managers at Work: A Statistical Analysis of the Behavior of Successful Managers

Descriptive Note:

[Technical Report, Interim Report]

Corporate Author:

NEBRASKA UNIV LINCOLN

Report Date:

1983-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

26

Abstract:

Trained participant observers using the Leadership Observation System LOS recorded the behaviors of 52 managers in 3 diverse organizations. The behaviors were then related to a manager success index consisting of level over tenure. A hierarchical multiple regression analysis found two of the behavioral categories on the LOS were significantly related to the successful managers interacting with outsiders and socializingpoliticking.

Descriptors:

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology

Distribution Statement:

[A, Approved For Public Release]