The purpose of this assignment is to give you the opportunity to conduct an interview with a manager to enable you to better understand a manager’s day-to-day responsibilities, examine the approaches the manager uses on the job, and identify how these approaches are related to theories and concepts in organizational behavior.
First, you should identify a manager who is willing to be interviewed. For purposes of this assignment, a manager is a member of an organization with three or more subordinates who report directly to him or her. Any type of organization is acceptable.
Second, you should ask the following introductory questions to get general information:
· How long have you been with the company? Held your current position?
· What are the three most important tasks you are responsible for accomplishing?
· What do you lime most about being a manager? Least?
However, the majority of the interview should focus on determining how the man