Staff Empowerment as a Tool for Increasing Orgarnizational Performance: A Study of Non–Academic Junior Staff in Federal Polytechnic of Oil and Gas Bonny

Authors

  • Nwachukwu Precious Ikechukwu Lecturer, Department of Petroleum Marketing and Business Studies, Federal Polytechnic of Oil and Gas Bonny, Rivers State, NIGERIA
  • Pepple Christiana Ihuoma Lecturer, General Studies Unit, Federal Polytechnic of Oil and Gas Bonny, Rivers State, NIGERIA
  • Epelle Ezekiel Sopirinye Student, Ignatius Ajuru University of Education, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, NIGERIA
  • Kalu, Livinus Achi Lecturer, Department of Petroleum Marketing and Business Studies, Federal Polytechnic of Oil and Gas Bonny, Rivers State, NIGERIA
  • Pepple Margaret Sotonye Administrative Officer, Federal Polytechnic of Oil and Gas Bonny, Rivers State, NIGERIA

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.31033/ijemr.9.4.7

Keywords:

Empowerment, Employees, Performance

Abstract

The purpose of this paper was to investigate the influence of staff empowerment on organizational performance. The research design was descriptive survey to investigation and observed the influence of staff empowerment on  organizational performance .It is of  utmost important for the  institution management  to empower junior staff in their institution since this have not only been served as  a motivational tool  but also as a strategy to improve  work performance .Findings from the research shows that employees empowerment helps in workers retention ,  workers motivation and serves as performance boaster in the organization . the study find out that  this  strategy has helped many organizations to  improve their performance by delegating functions , entrusting , trusting and giving power and authority to employees to take certain decision as regards to their work , so as to improve their performance .  Sequel to the above , it is very important for this institution  to ensure that it provides environment that promote employees empowerment  and policies that guide this strategy .Some recommendations were put forward to resolve the issues of the research.

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Published

2019-08-31

How to Cite

Nwachukwu Precious Ikechukwu, Pepple Christiana Ihuoma, Epelle Ezekiel Sopirinye, Kalu, Livinus Achi, & Pepple Margaret Sotonye. (2019). Staff Empowerment as a Tool for Increasing Orgarnizational Performance: A Study of Non–Academic Junior Staff in Federal Polytechnic of Oil and Gas Bonny. International Journal of Engineering and Management Research, 9(4), 40–46. https://doi.org/10.31033/ijemr.9.4.7

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