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Definition of

middle management

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level of managers neither at top nor bottom the position held by managers who are considered neither senior nor junior in an organization. Middle managers were subject to delayering and downsizing in the 1980s as organizations sought to reduce costs by removing the layer of managers between those who had direct interface with customers and senior decision-makers.

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Definitions of ’middle management’ and meaning of ’middle management’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’middle management’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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