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Definition of "micromanagement" [micromanagement]

  • The direct management of a project etc to an excessive degree, with too much attention to detail and insufficient delegation (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "micromanagement" in a sentence
  • "He wants to redefine the role of local board members to end what he calls micromanagement of personnel, facilities and details best left to the superintendent."
  • "I'd argue that micromanagement is generally a bad idea."
  • "It supports public spending but knows micromanagement from the centre does not work."