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Article 5.1: Management by Objectives

Satyashankar, P., Rinkoo, A., and Somu G. (2007). Management by objectives as a motivational, appraisal and effective management tool: experience of a tertiary care teaching hospital. Journal of Health Management, 9 (3): 459-465.

This reading relates to Learning Objective 5-3.

Questions that apply to this article:

  1. Have you ever managed a group or organization by implementing management by objectives?
  2. If so, how did it work?  What was effective and what was not?
  3. How can you foresee that management by objectives can benefit the healthcare sector?