transitive + intransitive
: to manage (a group, organization, etc.) with excessive control and supervision
… seemed to overmanage his bullpen in a couple of games when he didn't have to.—David Schoenfield If stress is caused by parents overmanaging their children, then mindful parenting seems like the opposite of the solution.—Hanna Rosin Control the tendency to overmanage.—Charles Curran and Lewis Miller
… leadership thinkers … who may have overemphasized overmanagement …
In practice, the overmanager physically or virtually hovers over her employees as they work on projects.