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Mr. Larson's tendency to micromanage was getting on Brad's nerves.
"Guess you were right, chief--I just needed to be burped."
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The worker/the man who monitors the worker/the man who wrote the draft policy guidelines on how to monitor the man monitoring the worker.
"Thank you for neglecting your work long enough to listen to my thoughts on efficiency."
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"I'm not trying to micro-manage – I'm just plain old snooping."
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'Coach, are you done with the parents yet?'
Tags:baseball, little league, coaches, helicopeter parent, helicopter parents, coach, coaching, children, sports, sport, softball, training, kids, overenthusiastic, games, parents, arguments, complaining, whining, instructions, arguing, sideline, interference, micromanage, micromanaging, family, involvement, children, childhood, playing sport, competitive, competition
"Production's down. You need to pick up the tempo."
Tags:production, management, performance review, drumming, pick up the tempo, work faster, do more with less, cutbacks, slave ship, gallows, slave driver, slave drivers, task master, task masters, taskmaster, taskmasters, pick up the pace, picking up the pace, efficiency, workplace efficiency, micromanage, micromanager, micromanagers
'So we content, yer Honor, that this so-called law against armed robbery is just another 'government effort to micromanage the behavior of adults'...'
"You know, I reaallllly hate it when he micromanages."
'He micromanages all our trades.'
"I'm tired of being micromanaged."
Tags:puppet, puppets, puppet string, puppet strings, puppeteers, marionettes, control freak, control freaks, micromanage, micromanaging, micromanages, supervisor, supervisors, puppet master, puppet masters, puppeteer, marionette, strings, controlling, micromanagement, manager, supervision, freedom, defiance
"Our investigation has concluded that your boss isn't stalking you, Mr. Beamon. He's just micromanaging."
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Micromanage / Nanomanage
"I hate it when the boss hovers."
Tags:boss, bosses, micromanage, micromanages, micro-manage, micro-manages, micromanager, micromanagers, micro-manager, micro-managers, hover, hovers, hovering, annoyance, annoyances, annoying, irritate, irritates, irritation, irritations, frustrate, frustrates, frustration, frustrations, drone, drone, unmanned, spy, spies, spying, watch, watches, watched, workplace, cubicle, cubicles
"Dad, stop saying you have a stake in this because you have to pay for the wedding!"
Tags:families, father, fathers, dad, dads, overprotective, child, daughter, daughters, boyfriend, fiance, fiancee, fiances, fiancees, propose, marriage, proposal, proposals, proposing, wed, weds, weddings, helicopter parenting, wedding, micromanage, micromanaging, micro-manage, micro-manages, micro-managing, father of the bride, asking permission, permission, marry, wedding cost, wedding payment, wedding costs, wedding payments
"Well, I'm sorry, but that's what happens when you micromanage!"
Tags:micromanage, micromanages, micromanaging, micro-managing, micro-manage, micro-manages, manager, managers, management, managements, santa, santa claus, father christmas, saint nick, saint nicholas, st nick, st nicholas, st. nick, st. nicholas, supervisor, supervisors, workshop, workshops, elf, elves, north pole, santa's workshop
'I THOUGHT I had the wind at my back, but it was only the boss breathing down my neck.'
'Must you also micromanage my firing?'
'I've planned our date,,,'
"I TOLD you all to sell more stuff and make a huge profit. . . DO I have to micromanage everything!"
"I consider restroom breaks leisure time. You'll be timed and docked accordingly."
Tags:work, employment, job, office, boss, employee, corporate, timekeeping, timekeeper, timekeepers, time-keeping, work ethic, workload, workloads, boss, bosses, strict, strictness, time management, time-management, restroom, restrooms, bathroom, bathrooms, bathroom break, restroom break, toilet break, toilet breaks, bathroom breaks, manager, managers, management, micromanage, micromanaging, micromanagement, worker rights, workers, workers
"Don't worry, I'll invite everyone but him to your birthday party."
Tags:bullies, bullying, playgrounds, playmate, playmates, childhood, bully, jerk, children, child, kid, kids, play, plays, playing, playground, mom, moms, parent, parents, family, families, social, social issue, share, uninvite, invite, inclusion, exclusion, revenge, spite, not invited, conflict, birthday, birthday party, single out, overreact, overreacting, protect, protecting, involved, helicopter parent, parenting, payback, mean, behave, behaving, behavior, conflict resolution, micromanage, misbehave
"I preferred it when you micromanaged more openly."
Tags:micromanager, micromanage, micromanagement, micromanaging, micromanagers, micro-manager, micro-managers, micro-management, management style, management styles, supervisors, bosses, office politics, supervisor, manager, boss, hiding, plant, disguise, office, desk, spy, spying, espionage, work ethic, workload, performance review, performance reviews.