Example sentences for: accountable

How can you use “accountable” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Results can also be used to hold managers accountable for their information security responsibilities.

  • While agencies will need to tailor their performance management systems to their unique organizational requirements and climates, they nonetheless are to: hold executives accountable for results; appraise executive performance on those results balanced against other dimensions, including customer satisfaction and employee perspective; and use those results as the basis for performance awards and other personnel decisions.

  • The latitude which may exist for restrictions on speech where the govern-ment's own message is being delivered flows in part from our observation that, "[w]hen the government speaks, for instance to promote its own policies or to advance a particular idea, it is, in the end, accountable to the electorate and the political process for its advocacy.

  • Congress and the executive branch continue to explore formal ways to hold individual managers accountable for results.

  • But even those who insist that the legal system is out of control are afraid to challenge it: Every time they have done so, Clinton and the Democrats have trounced them, depicting them (with some justice) as shills for big corporations that don't want to be accountable to employees and customers.

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