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Type of Work
Work is the task performed to add value to the company. Performing the work involves the use of resources (e.g., time, money, energy, tools, human efforts, technologies, and facilities) and applicable procedures. There are three types of work:
Chain of Command
The chain of command refers to the chain of direct authority relationships between superiors and subordinates. This is derived from the traditional military systems.
Principle of Unity of Command
According to this principle, an individual worker reports to a single superior.
Efficiency refers to the accomplishment of a given task with the least amount of effort. Being efficient means not wasting resources (e.g., time, money, equipment, facilities, skills, talents, and management attention).
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