OpsMan_Module8Discussion - The role of a manager is to...

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Module 08 Discussion - Managing Resources In one descriptive paragraph, cite recent examples of poor resource management by businesses that you might have read about in the newspaper or business magazine. What recommendations do you have for a more effective resource management plan? The effects of poor management can be quite devastating on the performance of a department/company. Often times, managers blame employees for the failure to meet objectives, but poor service, financial losses and low quality products are the result of poor management.
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Unformatted text preview: The role of a manager is to achieve results through the efforts of others. The manager must understand the needs of the organization as well as his or her own field. Traditionally, the role of the manager has been defined as controlling, planning and organizing. The manager must plan what needs to be done, organize his resources to enable the job to be done and to control the entire process....
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This note was uploaded on 04/30/2011 for the course ECON 101 taught by Professor Smith during the Spring '11 term at University of Phoenix.

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