The Need for Another Decision-Making Methodology

  • Enrique MuEmail author
  • Milagros Pereyra-Rojas
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Operations Research book series (BRIEFSOPERAT)


Henry Mintzberg defined three types of management roles: interpersonal, informational, and decisional (1989). Interpersonal refers to the ability of the manager of being a figure head, motivational, and a liason with the public (e.g., Steve Jobs at Apple). Informational refers to the manager’s role as information broker and disseminator. Decisional refers to the power and ability of making decisions.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Carlow UniversityPittsburghUSA
  2. 2.University of PittsburghPittsburghUSA

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