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Q: What does your direct Manager most need to improve?

Answered by 5000+ others in All Departments

The most common answer was "Communication" (50%)

Communication
50%
Accountability
20%
Positivity
14%
Honesty
9%
Work Ethic
7%
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Gender

Male

Communication
50%
Accountability
20%
Positivity
14%
Honesty
9%
Work Ethic
7%
Answered by 5000+ Male employees
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Female

Communication
47%
Accountability
20%
Positivity
15%
Honesty
9%
Work Ethic
9%
Answered by 1000+ Female employees
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Ethnicity

52%
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Communication

Caucasian answered Communication the most among all other ethnicities.

Asian or Pacific Islander answered Work Ethic the least among all other ethnicities.

  • Caucasian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • African American
  • Asian or Pacific Islander
  • Native American
  • Other
Communication
52%
Accountability
20%
Positivity
13%
Honesty
8%
Work Ethic
7%
Answered by 5000+ Caucasian
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Communication
46%
Accountability
18%
Positivity
16%
Honesty
13%
Work Ethic
7%
Answered by 500+ Hispanic or Latino
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Communication
41%
Accountability
18%
Positivity
17%
Honesty
12%
Work Ethic
12%
Answered by 500+ African American
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Communication
44%
Accountability
23%
Positivity
16%
Honesty
11%
Work Ethic
6%
Answered by 1000+ Asian or Pacific Islander
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
35%
Accountability
18%
Positivity
25%
Honesty
9%
Work Ethic
13%
Answered by 100+ Native American
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Communication
50%
Accountability
20%
Positivity
12%
Honesty
12%
Work Ethic
6%
Answered by 100+ Other
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Department

54%
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Communication

Finance answered Communication the most among all other departments.

Product answered Work Ethic the least among all other departments.

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Design
  • Marketing
  • Executive
  • Operations
  • Admin
  • Business Development
  • Finance
  • Communications
  • Customer Support
  • HR
  • IT
  • Legal
  • Sales
Communication
51%
Accountability
20%
Positivity
13%
Honesty
9%
Work Ethic
7%
Answered by 1000+ working in Engineering department
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Communication
52%
Accountability
20%
Positivity
13%
Honesty
10%
Work Ethic
5%
Answered by 500+ working in Product department
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Communication
46%
Accountability
20%
Positivity
16%
Honesty
10%
Work Ethic
8%
Answered by 500+ working in Design department
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Communication
51%
Accountability
19%
Positivity
14%
Honesty
10%
Work Ethic
6%
Answered by 500+ working in Marketing department
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Communication
48%
Accountability
19%
Positivity
17%
Honesty
10%
Work Ethic
6%
Answered by 100+ working in Executive department
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Communication
47%
Accountability
23%
Positivity
13%
Honesty
9%
Work Ethic
8%
Answered by 100+ working in Operations department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
43%
Accountability
20%
Positivity
13%
Honesty
9%
Work Ethic
15%
Answered by 100+ working in Admin department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
50%
Accountability
19%
Positivity
13%
Honesty
12%
Work Ethic
6%
Answered by 100+ working in Business Development department
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Communication
54%
Accountability
16%
Positivity
15%
Honesty
8%
Work Ethic
7%
Answered by 100+ working in Finance department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
41%
Accountability
22%
Positivity
19%
Honesty
10%
Work Ethic
8%
Answered by < 100 working in Communications department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
44%
Accountability
19%
Positivity
18%
Honesty
10%
Work Ethic
9%
Answered by 100+ working in Customer Support department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
49%
Accountability
19%
Positivity
17%
Honesty
8%
Work Ethic
7%
Answered by 100+ working in HR department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
54%
Accountability
21%
Positivity
12%
Honesty
8%
Work Ethic
5%
Answered by 500+ working in IT department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
45%
Accountability
25%
Positivity
19%
Honesty
6%
Work Ethic
5%
Answered by < 100 working in Legal department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
44%
Accountability
19%
Positivity
16%
Honesty
9%
Work Ethic
12%
Answered by 500+ working in Sales department
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Age

58%
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Communication

56-60 answered Communication the most among all other age groups.

46-50 answered Work Ethic the least among all other age groups.

  • 18-25
  • 26-30
  • 31-35
  • 36-40
  • 41-45
  • 46-50
  • 51-55
  • 56-60
  • 61-65
  • 66+
Communication
45%
Accountability
17%
Positivity
18%
Honesty
9%
Work Ethic
11%
Answered by 500+ aged 18-25
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Communication
47%
Accountability
22%
Positivity
13%
Honesty
11%
Work Ethic
7%
Answered by 1000+ aged 26-30
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Communication
49%
Accountability
20%
Positivity
15%
Honesty
8%
Work Ethic
8%
Answered by 1000+ aged 31-35
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Communication
50%
Accountability
20%
Positivity
15%
Honesty
8%
Work Ethic
7%
Answered by 1000+ aged 36-40
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Communication
52%
Accountability
17%
Positivity
15%
Honesty
10%
Work Ethic
6%
Answered by 1000+ aged 41-45
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Communication
55%
Accountability
18%
Positivity
13%
Honesty
9%
Work Ethic
5%
Answered by 500+ aged 46-50
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
53%
Accountability
20%
Positivity
12%
Honesty
8%
Work Ethic
7%
Answered by 100+ aged 51-55
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
58%
Accountability
13%
Positivity
13%
Honesty
11%
Work Ethic
5%
Answered by 100+ aged 56-60
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Communication
47%
Accountability
26%
Positivity
11%
Honesty
11%
Work Ethic
5%
Answered by < 100 aged 61-65
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Communication
31%
Accountability
16%
Positivity
23%
Honesty
15%
Work Ethic
15%
Answered by < 100 aged 66+
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Education

52%
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Communication

Bachelor's answered Communication the most among all other education levels.

Doctoral or professional answered Work Ethic the least among all other education levels.

  • High school
  • Some college
  • Associate's
  • Bachelor's
  • Master's
  • Doctoral or professional
Communication
35%
Accountability
18%
Positivity
21%
Honesty
11%
Work Ethic
15%
Answered by 500+ with High school education level
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Communication
46%
Accountability
18%
Positivity
17%
Honesty
9%
Work Ethic
10%
Answered by 1000+ with Some college education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
47%
Accountability
19%
Positivity
15%
Honesty
10%
Work Ethic
9%
Answered by 500+ with Associate's education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
52%
Accountability
20%
Positivity
13%
Honesty
9%
Work Ethic
6%
Answered by 1000+ with Bachelor's education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
50%
Accountability
20%
Positivity
14%
Honesty
10%
Work Ethic
6%
Answered by 1000+ with Master's education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
51%
Accountability
21%
Positivity
14%
Honesty
9%
Work Ethic
5%
Answered by 100+ with Doctoral or professional education level
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Experience

52%
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Communication

Over 10 Years answered Communication the most among all other segments.

  • Entry Level
  • 1 to 3 Years
  • 3 to 6 Years
  • 6 to 10 Years
  • Over 10 Years
Communication
40%
Accountability
16%
Positivity
19%
Honesty
12%
Work Ethic
13%
Answered by 100+ with Entry Level experience
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Communication
46%
Accountability
20%
Positivity
15%
Honesty
9%
Work Ethic
10%
Answered by 1000+ with 1 to 3 Years experience
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Communication
49%
Accountability
21%
Positivity
14%
Honesty
9%
Work Ethic
7%
Answered by 1000+ with 3 to 6 Years experience
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Communication
50%
Accountability
21%
Positivity
14%
Honesty
8%
Work Ethic
7%
Answered by 1000+ with 6 to 10 Years experience
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
52%
Accountability
19%
Positivity
14%
Honesty
9%
Work Ethic
6%
Answered by 1000+ with Over 10 Years experience
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Location

57%
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Communication

Dallas answered Communication the most among all other locations.

Portland answered Work Ethic the least among all other locations.

  • Atlanta
  • Austin
  • Boston
  • Chicago
  • Dallas
  • Denver
  • Los Angeles
  • Minneapolis
  • New York
  • Phoenix
  • Portland
  • San Diego
  • San Francisco
  • Seattle
  • Washington, DC
Communication
49%
Accountability
18%
Positivity
13%
Honesty
10%
Work Ethic
10%
Answered by 100+ in Atlanta
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Communication
54%
Accountability
20%
Positivity
14%
Honesty
7%
Work Ethic
5%
Answered by 100+ in Austin
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
52%
Accountability
18%
Positivity
14%
Honesty
10%
Work Ethic
6%
Answered by 100+ in Boston
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Communication
49%
Accountability
19%
Positivity
16%
Honesty
10%
Work Ethic
6%
Answered by 100+ in Chicago
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
57%
Accountability
15%
Positivity
15%
Honesty
7%
Work Ethic
6%
Answered by 100+ in Dallas
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Communication
56%
Accountability
21%
Positivity
13%
Honesty
5%
Work Ethic
5%
Answered by 100+ in Denver
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
47%
Accountability
20%
Positivity
14%
Honesty
11%
Work Ethic
8%
Answered by 500+ in Los Angeles
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
47%
Accountability
24%
Positivity
11%
Honesty
8%
Work Ethic
10%
Answered by 100+ in Minneapolis
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
51%
Accountability
20%
Positivity
13%
Honesty
9%
Work Ethic
7%
Answered by 500+ in New York
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
46%
Accountability
24%
Positivity
15%
Honesty
7%
Work Ethic
8%
Answered by 100+ in Phoenix
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
54%
Accountability
24%
Positivity
11%
Honesty
7%
Work Ethic
4%
Answered by 100+ in Portland
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
51%
Accountability
14%
Positivity
18%
Honesty
10%
Work Ethic
7%
Answered by 100+ in San Diego
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
50%
Accountability
22%
Positivity
12%
Honesty
11%
Work Ethic
5%
Answered by 1000+ in San Francisco
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
50%
Accountability
20%
Positivity
14%
Honesty
10%
Work Ethic
6%
Answered by 500+ in Seattle
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
Communication
56%
Accountability
18%
Positivity
13%
Honesty
6%
Work Ethic
7%
Answered by 100+ in Washington, DC
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
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