What is a General Manager?

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Jaap de Jonge
Editor, Netherlands
🔥NEW A General Manager (GM) is an executive / senior role within a company, overseeing most or all of a firm's functions. Contrary to functional managers, GMs have a broad, overall responsibility for profit and loss in a company (or a major part of it), and they manage across all or at least multiple functions (i.e., finance, marketing, operations). DEFINITION OF A GENERAL MANAGER A general manager is a person who has a broad, overall, general management responsibility for a particular business or organization or some substantial area of it. JOB TITLES of GENERAL MANAGERS Persons having a general management responsibility may be called in various ways and hold many different job titles, including (but not limited to): President Senior Vice-President (SVP) Vice-President (VP) Regional Vice-President (Regional VP) CEO Senior Partner Partner Managing Director (MD) Director General Manager (GM) Manager Country Manager Segment Manager Regional (...) Read more? Sign up for free

  srinivas
Lecturer, India
 

Should a GM be Paid Equal on Par with CFO?

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  Blondeel
Consultant, Morocco
 

What is the Key Role of a General Manager

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  Loh Tean Hin
CxO / Board, Indonesia
 

Renumeration of General Manager Role

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  Mark Buzan
Canada
 

Use of Term GM in Non-profit Organizations?

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  Maurice Hogarth
Consultant, United Kingdom
 

The Function of General

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