Management by Exception and Stages of Management Development
Darryn Jarrett, Project Manager, United States
I believe that management by exception would have vastly different positive or negative affects in organizations, that are in early stages of business growth.
In younger organizations, management must have a firmer hold on guiding subordinates towards goals that must be met to satisfy financial supporters.
In more mature organizations who have a proven history of success many management exceptions exist that may come from the delegation of authority given to subordinates.
Not that management by exception would not work in younger organizations, just that it may be more difficult to support that type of deligated authority.