Frequently asked questions
What qualifies a person to be an operations manager?
Operations managers must have a degree in business administration or in a related course of study. Candidates must also have the required experience.
How can I know if I am being paid fairly as an operations manager?
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What skills must an operations manager have?
An operations manager needs:
- Leadership skills and the ability to mentor people
- The ability to set goals and take responsibility
- The ability to communicate effectively
- Organization skills
- Time management skills
- A complete understanding of the company's policy