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What is Management? Related Career Titles
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What is Management?

Management is the organizational process that includes strategic planning, setting; objectives, managing resources, deploying the human and financial assets needed to achieve objectives, and measuring results. Management also includes recording and storing facts and information for later use or for others within the organization. Management functions are not limited to managers and supervisors. Every member of the organization has some management and reporting functions as part of their job.

Related Career Titles

Account Executive Government Services Admin. Media Planner
Bank Manager Health Services/Hospital Admin Mortgage Loan Officer
Benefits Manager Hotel Manager Occupational Analyst
Branch Mgmt-Any Industry Human Resource Manager Operations Manager
Budget Officer Industrial Relations Director Outside Property Agent
Commodity - Industry Analyst Information Systems Manager Payroll Officer
Communications Officer Insurance Agent Personnel Manager
Compensation Manager Itnl. Business Manager Personnel Recruiter
Construction Supervisor Job Analyst Promotions Manager
Consultant Labor Relations Manager Provisioning Manager
Credit Analyst Loan Officer Public Utilities Manager
Credit and Collections Mgr Management Analyst Purchasing Agent
Employment Counselor Management Trainee Purser
Entertainment Agent Manufacturing Supervisor Quality Control Auditor
Financial Analyst Market Information Specialist Real Estate Agent/Broker
Foreign-Exchange Trader Market Research Analyst Recreation Manager
Restaurant/Food Service Mgr Media Planner Reports Analyst
Retail Sales Manager Stock Broker Training Manager
Sales Manager Supervisor Transportation Director
Securities Trader Telecommunication Marketer Travel Agent
Service Org. Manager Telecommunications Coord. Trust Administrator
Wholesale Sales Rep. Traffic Manager Voice/Data Service Operations

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Related Major Skills

Leadership Critical thinking
Problem solving Numerical computation
Sound decision-making Oral & written communication
Organizing activities Computer literacy
Planning activities Flexibility
Team player Coordinating activities
Directing activities and staff Cross-cultural skills
Interpersonal skills Analyze and interpret data

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Job & Internship Search Links

Handshake -- UNCW's Online Job & Career Portal

Job Search Resources

MonsterTRAK (formerly JobTrak)

Job Listings Sites

After College

Business Job Finder

Business Jobs Thousands of new jobs in business from local companies - updated daily

Executive and Management Job List

The Business Journal

Raleigh News & Observer

North Carolina Press Association


Washington Center Internships


Career Planning Links

Candid Career Videos

Occupational Outlook Handbook

O*NET OnLine

NC Tower

Health Management Careers

Career Builder

Small Business Technology and Development Center

Culinary/Hospitality Careers

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Professional Associations Links

American Management Association

National Management Association

American Marketing Association

Public Relations Society of America

Miscellaneous Resources

UNCW Post-Graduate Survey - coming soon

Hospitality Net

US Bureau of Labor Statistics

University of Virginia Career Center

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