MANAGEMENT

POSDCORB: Functions of the Chief Executive

The chief executive in the public service is the administrative head of a government established, be it a ministry, department of parastatals, for examples, the Permanent Secretary, Director General, Accountant General, Auditor General, General Manager, Vice Chancellor, Rector, Provost, Government Printer etc. Luther Guilick, an American scholar condensed the duties of the Chief Executive into …

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Budget Monitoring and Price Intelligence Unit (Due Process)

Budget Monitoring and price intelligence unit in the presidency, otherwise known as Due Process office is rooted in the financial practices of inflated costs of government expenditure and other unscrupulous practices, which characterized public programme implementations. The corrupt scenario was properly captured by the genuine and patriotic observation of Dr Oby Ezekwesili, the former senior …

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Socialism | Characteristics | Advantages & Disadvantages

Socialism is an economic cum political system which aims at the collective organization of the community in the interest of the people through the public ownership and control of means of production, distribution and exchange. In other word, it is an economic, political or philosophical theory which states that land, transport, industries, natural resources, production, …

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Management as Art and Science

Management is the act of getting things done through and with people to achieve organizational objectives. It could be more scientifically referred to as co-ordination of all the resources of an organization in order to attain organizational objectives. Management could be regarded as the process of guiding and directing human beings to achieve organizational objectives …

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Approaches to the study of organizational behaviors

There are various approaches to the study of organizational behaviors. These approaches are as follows: Traditional approach The contingency approach A system approach TRADITIONAL APPROACH Based on the traditional approach, there are various sub approaches to the study of organizational behaviors namely: Scientific management Bureaucracy Human relation Scientific management F.W Taylor advocated scientific management; he …

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Causes of Poverty in Nigeria

Many factors have contributed to the high increase of poverty in Nigeria. These factors are: Macro-economic distortions Effects of globalization Governance Corruption Debt burden Low productivity Unemployment High population growth rate Poor human resources development Macro-economic distortions: Poor macro-economic and monetary policies results in low economic growth. For government to achieve poverty reduction, government must …

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