What is usually the major problem associated with a manager’s claim to having an open door policy? Why? Why is a department manager’s visibility and availability to employees considered important? Why is it necessary for a department manager to pay any particular attention to employees who steadily fulfill their responsibilities and cause no problems Explain the cost of turnover? Explain how a manager can use an employee assistance program? Reading resources: Fallon and McConnell: Read Chapter 5, 14, 15 How to manage an employee disciplinary situation http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=itfE-0BjVTw
Top manager visibility captures the degree to which those in command of an organization are physically visible in the workplace. Top management visibility is important because it serves a symbolic function, signaling that someone is actively in command of the organization. Visibility helps increase revenue in a cost-effective manner. This one is no secret. More visibility equals more potential customers, and more people who can refer you to others. It's important that potential customers can locate your business.