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human Resource

Posted: Thu Oct 16, 2014 6:16 am
by Lakshmi
hi, can you please clarify your answer with supporting details..

7. You are the project manager for a project that has high visibility. Your manager wants you to prepare a presentation for him to present at a conference. Most of the material in the presentation will be facts that are the results of your project. Your manager intends to present the material under his own name. Your name will not appear. What should you do?

a. Refuse to work on the presentation unless you are listed as a coauthor
b. Do the work as you were told by your manager
c. Present your own presentation
d. Meet with your manager’s manager and discuss the problem

What would be right answer. a or d

Re: human Resource

Posted: Thu Oct 16, 2014 12:29 pm
by umeshbww
Answer is D

as PM - first you need to confront problem - and find ways for solution. Refusing to work on presentation does not seems valid option.

Re: human Resource

Posted: Fri Oct 17, 2014 1:23 am
by saket
Its bit gray one... yes we need to look our for negative words like refuse to suspect. I did not get option C well... like what are we the other manager doing in it... may be just presenting the presentation without modification. So it looks good to go when we compare others

Re: human Resource

Posted: Fri Oct 17, 2014 5:36 am
by bs_pani
I will go with option D because of Responsibility- report unethical behavior and violation. I believe if we go with C then you will be doing an unethical behavior and it can be reported in the contrary.