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line management

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(Industrial Relations & HR Terms) commerce those managers in an organization who are responsible for the main activity or product of the organization, as distinct from those, such as transport, accounting, or personnel, who provide services to the line management
line manager n
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Noun1.line management - administration of the activities contributing directly to an organization's output
administration, disposal - a method of tending to or managing the affairs of a some group of people (especially the group's business affairs)
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A telephone call or an e-mail of the employee to the line manager suffices to arrange for telework:
This last point is crucial as an important part of ensuring that staff members are engaged, not just with the organisation but also with their line manager - isn't it said that people leave managers, not always organisations?
I know the line manager would be happy to pass the talent baton over to HR, and I appreciate the weight on the shoulders of clients.
He was most recently with Cognis Nutrition and Health as a regional product line manager.
"As Valentine's day approaches, Maritz, the performance improvement company, reveals that the majority of workers in the UK enjoy close relationships at work, In a national workplace survey, 62 per cent of UK workers say they have a positive relationship with their team and line manager, While flowers and chocolates are popular gifts at this time of year, Maritz suggests that companies looking to engage employees should consider offering out-of-the-ordinary reward experiences or gifts such as a cookery course, a trip to a theme park, a spy-skills day or the chance to 'meet the meerkats', which will really stick in their minds," Maritz.
Q I CAUGHT a glimpse of an email from my boss to my line manager saying I was useless.
Uwe Kausch, product line manager for Stanley LaBounty, Two Harbors, Minn., has also noticed an increase in the popularity of the multi-processor, particularly in high-reach applications, which have been very popular in Europe for some time and are beginning to catch on in North America.
She had asked her line manager to tell police she was racing to an emergency.
The case revolved around an employee of Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, who claimed he had been bullied and harassed by his line manager for about 18 months from November 1996.
I don't recommend that a trainer ever report solely to a line manager, because a line manager is not qualified to evaluate a trainer's performance in the development or delivery of training material.
During the last three years as logic analyzer product line manager for Tektronix, David Bennett led his team in maintaining the product line's growth momentum, and led his team to deliver all time record orders during the last fiscal year.
Quick couplers can cut attachment change-outs from hours to minutes, according to Uwe Kausch, product line manager at Stanley LaBounty, Two Harbors, Minn., which manufacturers a quick coupler called the Rapid Tach III.