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Concept of Unity of Command and Unity of Direction and difference between Unity of Command and Unity of Direction with its comparison.

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 In this article we will discuss about Concept of Unity of Command and Unity of Direction and difference between Unity of Command and unity of Direction with its comparison.


Unit of Command

According to this principle only one boss passed order to employees because when employees get order from more than one boss that cause confusion with employees which are harmful to business. So, to reduction of confusion, the order must come from one boss.

Concept of Unity of Command and Unity of Direction and difference between Unity of Command and unity of Direction with its comparison.

 

Positive effects

  • Improve efficiency.
  • No confusion created
  • No ego clashes

Unity of Direction

Concept of Unity of Command and Unity of Direction and difference between Unity of Command and unity of Direction with its comparison.

According to this principle employees and members of the organization should be in one direction that is achievement of an organization common goal. It means one unit means one plan, which simply defines that the direction of working employees and the members of an organization must be in same direction because it maintains coordination and decrease confusion with employees and members of an organization; they are directed toward a common organizational

Positive effects

  • Maintenance of coordination
  • Directed toward common goal

Difference between Unity of Command and Unity of Direction with its comparison.

Concept of Unity of Command and Unity of Direction and difference between Unity of Command and unity of Direction with its comparison.

Basis of difference Unity of command Unity of Direction
Meaning According to this principle only one boss passed order to employees because when employees get order from more than one boss that cause confusion with employees which are harmful to business. According to this principle employees and members of the organization should be in one direction that is achievement of an organization common goal.
It insists One boss on one subordinate One unit one plan
Purpose To avoid confusion and fix responsibility on employees To direct employee efforts in one direction for achievement of department goal
Relation Function of employees with clear mind Function of organization as a whole or as one unit
Emphasis Systematic working and improve efficiency Coordinate activities of different personnel’s.

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