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Are You a Micromanager? Take this quiz!

ΤΑΚΕ ΤIS QUIΖ: ARE YOU A MICROMANAGER? 1 Weekly meetings are typically. a you listening as your manager sets priorities b just you talking to a silent room an exchange of ideas between you and your colleagues 2 Brainstorming sessions are. an opportunity to hear new a suggestions to create the best solution b an easy way to learn about good ideas and discard the bad ones C a waste of time, since none of the ideas will be taken seriously When new people join the team, you.. wait for the boss to make formal introductions b offer your assistance and maybe ask for their opinion on a few topics HELLO, I'M Billy walk them through every task for a couple of days until they learn the ropes 4 When someone asks for your help, you.. solve the problem for them so a they don't have to worry about extra work refer them to your manager; she'll know the exact answer teach them how to solve their problem 5 When delegating tasks, you. a think, "Delegate tasks? No need, I can just do it myself." As Follow up b assign the task and provide an overview of the details and expectations C pass them to your manager; he will decide who should take over 6 When a new project is getting started, you. a provide a general overview, list of expectations, and offer your help NEW b give a detailed list of priorities, expectations, and action steps CREATE ask for a detailed list of priorities, expectations, and action steps 7 1 When making project decisions, you.. a ask the project manager how they want it done b ask for the opinions of your colleagues C just do what seems right 8 8 When you notice your team member's project is almost done, you. a ask if they need any last-minute help with the project b make sure they have the manager's approval before they move on recheck every detail to make sure everything is in order 9 When commenting on your teammate's work, you. point out every error and suggest improvements b defer to your manager for a final opinion swing by her cubicle and give a few points of constructive criticism 10 When choosing a movie, you prefer films in which. everyone gets a happy ending b authority figures are prominent the big villain gets his due TOTAL YOUR POINTS: ADD UP THE POINT VALUES FOR YOUR SELECTED ANSWERS. BE HONEST! A В C A В C 1 3 6 3 3 1 3 7 2. 3 2 3 3 2 4 3 2) 1 2 1 10 RESULTS: 21-30 POINTS 10-20 POINTS 1-9 POINTS YOU MAY BE A MICROMANAGER YOU'RE PROBABLY A GREAT TEAM PLAYER SOUNDS LIKE YOU'RE BEING MICROMANAGED ll It may be time to revise how you work with others. It's important to give people's ideas a fair chance. Ask for opinions (and actually consider them) next time you work on a project. You know when to input your own ideas and when to appreciate a colleague's work. You support your teammates and expect the same in return. Oh my. Maybe it's time to talk to the people micromanaging you and ask them to treat your suggestions with more respect. You have great ideas too - don't let your creativity suffocate! Sure, nobody is perfect, but you're doing a great job. BROUGHT TO YOU BY Wrike If you want to how to improve your management style, check out this link: Award-winning project management and collaboration software.

Are You a Micromanager? Take this quiz!

shared by wriketeam on Sep 30
Micromanagement is one of the leading causes of employee unhappiness at work. If you're worried that YOU'RE being a micromanager at work, take this short, fun quiz to get some insight into your work style.




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