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CONFLICT OF OFFICIAL AND SOCIAL RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN A SECRETARY AND HER BOSS

ABSTRACT

 

 

This research work focused it attention on The Conflict of Official and Social Relationship between a Secretary and her Boss (A Case Study of Osun State Government Secretariat Osogbo). The population consists of 25 secretaries and their boss is in Osun State Government Secretariat. A well structured questionnaire was designed and administered on the subjects. The following research questions were used for the study (i) Does intimate personal relationship between the secretary and her boss undermine the boss’s authority in the organization? (ii) How far is it true that secretaries who keep late office hours are suspected of having immoral dealing with their bosses? (iii) Is it true that illicit affairs between a secretary and his/her boss can create room for leakage of important office secret? (iv) Can close relationship between the secretary and her boss lead to disorder in the office? Simple mean method was used to analysis the data collected. Data analysis revealed that the major causes of conflict between the secretary and the boss is unhealthy relationship between them and it was concluded that relationship between boss and secretary should be official of partners in business.    

 

 

 

 

 

 

TABLE OF CONTENT

 

 

Title page                                                                                                                   i

 

Certification                                                                                                              ii

 

Dedication                                                                                                                 iii

 

Abstract                                                                                                                      iv

 

Acknowledgement                                                                                                   v

 

Table of content                                                                                                        vi

 

 

 

CHAPTER ONE

 

INTRODUCTION    

 

1.1       Background of the Study                                                                           1

 

1.2       Statement of Problem                                                                                 1

 

1.3       Research Questions                                                                                   2

 

1.4       Significance of Study                                                                                 2

 

1.5       Scope of Study                                                                                             2

 

1.6      Limitations of the Study                                                                              2

 

 

 

CHAPTER TWO

 

LITERATURE REVIEW

 

2.0       Definition of Secretary                                                                                3

 

2.1       Qualities of a Secretary                                                                              4

 

2.2       Duties and Responsibilities of a Secretary                                             8

 

2.3       Secretarial Code of Conduct                                                                     13

 

2.4       Causes of Social Conflict Between the Secretary and her Boss        14

 

 

 

CHAPTER THREE

 

 

  1. Research Methodology 17

3.1       Population of the Study                                                                              17

3.2       The Study Sample                                                                                       17

 

3.3       The Research Instrument                                                                          18

 

3.4       Method of Data Collection                                                                                     18

 

3.5       Method of Data Analysis                                                                            18

 

 

 

CHAPTER FOUR

 

PRESENTATION AND ANALYSIS OF DATA                                                    19

 

 

  1. Presentation 19

4.1       Analysis of Response Bio-Data

4.2       Analysis of Data                                                                                           19

 

 

 

CHAPTER FIVE

 

SUMMARY OF FINDINGS, CONCLUSION AND RECOMMENDATIONS

 

 

  1. Summary of Findings 24

5.1       Conclusion                                                                                                   24

5.2       Recommendations                                                                                      25

 

References                                                                                                   26

 

Appendix                                                                                                       27

 

 

 

 

ABSTRACT

 

 

Over the years, Public Relations have continued to thrive well in Nigeria. Every organization needs to communicate, relate well, Retain and maintain mutual understanding between them and their various publics. According to British Institute or Public Relations (BIPR) Public Relations is defined as a deliberate, planed and sustained effort to establish and mutual understanding between organization and its Publics. This project tends to examine the use of Print Media as a tool for Public Relations with International Breweries Plc Ilesha. As a significance the research work try to provide satisfactory answers to some questions on how effective is the use of Print Media (Newspaper and Magazine). Conclusively, survey method was used for the project which includes the use of questionnaire.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CHAPTER ONE

 

 

 

INTRODUCTION    

 

1.1       Background of the Study           

 

The secretary is defined by 20th Century Dictionary as “one who is employed to write or transact business for another”.

 

The role of the secretary has changed with advent of civilization and word processing equipment.

 

The role played by a secretary in an organization is beyond writing for the employer.

 

A secretary is expected to handle minor issue of an organization.

 

                When the employer is away from he office, the secretary is the one that takes care of the office on behalf of the boss. He/she will be responsible for the handling of matters, such as handling mails (internals and external), telephone calls and the welcoming of visitors to the office. In view of this there can be ineffective administration in an organization if there is immoral relationship between the secretary and her boss. This is because the familiarities between them make the secretary to take her job lightly. The official relationship is referred to the duties to the that are expected to be performed buy the secretary and her boss in connection with each other, while the social relationship means illicit affair that exist between the two. The main purpose of the research work is to identify the ways in which the relationship affects the nature of their work.

 

 

 

1.2           Statement of Problem

 

                It is a common belief that we have more female secretaries both in the private and public services and because of the closeness between the secretaries and their immediate bosses, there tends to be some illicit affairs, which may affect the performance of their work.

 

                Therefore the researchers wish ton determine how social relationship between the secretary and her boss conflicts with their official and formal relationship.

 

1.3           Research Questions

 

The aim of this research project is to find out the impact which the relationship between a secretary and her boss has in an organization and home. To find out these impacts the following research questions will be sued.

 

 

  1. Does intimate personal relationship between the secretary and her boss undermine the boss’s authority ion the organization?

 

  1. How far is it true that secretaries who keep late office hours are suspected of having immoral dealing with their bosses?

 

  1. Is it true that illicit affair between a secretary and his/her boss can create room the leakage of important office secret?

 

  1. Can the close relationship between the secretary and her boss lead to disorder in the office?

 

1.4           Significance of Study

 

The purpose of this study is to identify the factors that are responsible for the social relationship that normally exists between the secretaries and their bosses and its affect on the performance of their official duties.

 

 

 

1.5           Scope of Study

 

The research on this subject matter is formed only on some few civil servants in Osun State Government secretariat who are high enough in their positions to have secretaries who work with them.

 

 

 

1.6           Limitations of the Study

 

It is not possible to interview al the highly placed civil servants and their secretaries because of lack of sufficient funds and time, knowing fully well that the researcher are full time students who are faced with some other serious academic work.

 

The work findings may be used to organize and determine the level of performance of some secretaries as a result of their social relationship with their supervisor.

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