Given below are eight items. Each item describes a situation and is followed by four possible responses. Indicate the response you find most appropriate. Choose only one response for each item. The responses will be evaluated based on the level of appropriateness for the given situation.
Your direct subordinate, who is returning to school full-time in three weeks, has a very negative attitude toward the company. She was counseled about it before, but her negative attitude continues. She is now beginning to be late for work and is showing disrespect to you and other staff. How effective is each of the following actions you could take?