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English definition of “task-oriented”

task-oriented

adjective
 
 
( UK also task-orientated)
HR a task-oriented leader, manager, etc. focuses on getting a job done without worrying about the personal development or satisfaction of the team: Task-oriented leaders can have difficulties in motivating and retaining staff. task-oriented leadership/approach/management
IT task-oriented programs are designed do particular jobs, such as calculations, creating text and images, etc.: task-oriented applications/software
(Definition of task-oriented from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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