Let’s discuss what it means to define what your mission is as a manager
Relevance of mission to mgt
Every successful organization has a clear notion of what it does and what it does not do. That is, successful businesses clearly understand what business they are in. Organizations that have a clear sense of purpose tend to be much more successful than organizations that wander aimlessly from project-to-project, gig-to-gig, and situation-to-situation.
Who defines? It is the duty of every leader to understand the mission of the organization and communicate that mission to its employees and other interested parties.
are by-products of very well run companies. The organization exists to serve customers, provide outstanding products and do these things better than competitors. The reward to the owners for providing excellence to the marketplace is wealth.
All employees should know the mission of the organization and how the mission adds purpose to his/her efforts. Even suppliers should know how their relationship is founded on mutually satisfying missions of the two companies. Even customers should know the mission.
The most important aspect of the mission and its associated mission statement is that it influences the behavior of all the people involved in the enterprise. All decisions, no matter how small or seemingly insignificant, should be made consistent with the mission of the organization.