Micromanaging in the Workplace

By Robert Half on July 1, 2014 at 3:00pm

MICROMANAGING IN THE WORKPLACE

Have you ever worked for a micromanager?

Yes 59%
No 41%

How did the micromanaging behavior affect your productivity?*

Decreased your productivity 55%
Increased your productivity 8%
Had no effect on your productivity 36%
Don’t know 1%

How did the micromanaging behavior affect your morale?

Decreased your morale 68%
Had no effect on morale 26%
Increased your morale 6%

Source: Accountemps survey of more than 450 workers in the United States.

*Accountemps survey of 266 employees who said they’ve worked for a micromanager.

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