Manager

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A manager is a person who manages or is in charge of something. Managers can control departments in companies, or guide the people who work for them. Managers must often make decisions about things.

According to Henri Fayol [1], a French management theorist, managers must be able to do:

  1. planning
  2. organizing
  3. leading
  4. co-ordinating
  5. controlling

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  1. Administration industrielle et générale - prévoyance organisation - commandement, coordination – contrôle, Paris : Dunod, 1966