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Mr. Larson's tendency to micromanage was getting on Brad's nerves.
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"Dammit, Johnson! Delegate!"
"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?'
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'Look, I said I'd bring you the report on micromanaging. Just give me a chance.'
"At least they're not micromanaging you anymore."
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"I can't stand microwave managers."
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"In retrospect, that crack about micromanagement probably didn't help the situation."
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"That was quick. Did you even bother to read his note?"
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'So we content, yer Honor, that this so-called law against armed robbery is just another 'government effort to micromanage the behavior of adults'...'
'He micromanages all our trades.'
"I'm tired of being micromanaged."
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Micromanage / Nanomanage
"Dad, stop saying you have a stake in this because you have to pay for the wedding!"
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"Well, I'm sorry, but that's what happens when you micromanage!"
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'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 read by your corporate rag female supervisors are to retain their triple M status. I wonder what that means.'
'We can give you a view of the water, gentlemen, but I'm afraid we have nothing 'overlooking a middle manager.''
'The cruises and long vacations ensure I'm not micro-managing.'
'Well, we were told he has a penchant for micro managing
I have the feeling we are being micromanaged...
'I have the feeling we are being micromanaged...'