What Does Management Do?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 4, 2020 8:12:27 AM ET
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Managers typically function as the top supervisors in a specific department of an organization and carry out a variety of duties. Management directs and delegates tasks to employees, plans and organizes the scope of work for the department they oversee, and monitors the progress of assignments and projects. Managers also work as intermediaries between their reporting staff and the company's executive-level leadership.

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