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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
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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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This paper explores line manager responsibility for human resource management (HRM) and human resource development (HRD) in an international hotel organisation.
He joined ADM in 1979 and previously served as corn product line manager for the Grain Group.
Knowing that they overspent the previous month's budget 17 days into the following month, rather than 20 days in, is unlikely to be a revelation to any line manager.
The line manager is not equally well served by our MPA programs.
Further, in relation to implementing practices such as empowerment, there was a degree of line manager resistance because of an inability to see the benefits of such change.
Tenders are invited for First Line Manager of Maintenance.
The questionnaire has been administered among 250 line managers (a manager who deals with any of the functional areas other than HR is considered as line manager for the purpose of the study).
Worse still, when a line manager consciously or unconsciously undermines good coaching activity, it can feel very difficult.
An area line manager said: ``The directors held a meeting for all the regional managers at 9pm.
An area line manager, responsible for a sales team of 11, said last night: ``The directors held a meeting for all the regional managers this evening at nine o'clock.
The availability of certified Emulex HBAs will increase choice and maximize confidence for customers," said Vish Mulchand, product line manager, HP Business Critical Systems.