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Why companies need middle managers

6 mins | Oct 6, 2021

Organisations embrace flat hierarchies at their peril. Reducing management tiers is now a popular trope in the working world, with even big firms boasting about “delayering” their ranks. Here, The Economist presents their argument in defence of the middle manager. Because, for all the joys of ridiculing them, someone still needs to be in charge.

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