The work of a manager involves planning, directing, and coordinating the activities of a company. Within any organization, managers may direct authority for a staff management area (finance, public relations, and accounting) or line management area (manufacturing and sales). A manager also oversees the work of others by building cooperation and performance among workers.
Managers are employed in various sectors of the economy, such as government, education, or private industry.
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The School of Business Administration at Columbia College is an Educational Member of the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), and has affirmed its commitment to excellence in business education.