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task-orientedadjective

uk   us   ( UK also task-orientated)
HR a task-oriented ​leader, ​manager, etc. ​focuses on getting a ​job done without worrying about the ​personaldevelopment or ​satisfaction of the ​team: Task-oriented ​leaders can have difficulties in ​motivating and ​retainingstaff. task-oriented ​leadership/​approach/​management
IT task-oriented ​programs are ​designed do particular ​jobs, such as ​calculations, ​creatingtext and ​images, etc.: task-oriented ​applications/​software
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