A Day in the Life of a District Manager

Francella, Barbara Grondin
February 2007
Convenience Store News;2/12/2007, Vol. 43 Issue 2, p23
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the life and works of Liz Garcia, company account executive for BP PLC. Garcia has a weekly conference call with operations manager and the two other company account executives. She is sending an electronic mail to managers with some points on safety, maintenance, and the audit results. Then, Garcia will spend time with store manager reviewing her audit results.


Related Articles

  • GRUP UYGULAMALARINDA AKTÄ°VÄ°TELER/EGZERSÄ°ZLER; AMAÇLARI, ÇEŞİTLERÄ° VE UYGULAMA ÖRNEKLERÄ°. Güçray, S. Sonay; Çolakkadioğlu, Oğuzhan; Çekıcı, Ferah // Journal of the Cukurova University Institute of Social Sciences;2009, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p194 

    Before starting the group work, the leaders should ask themselves the question, "what kind group am I competent to lead?" The leader's competency is directly affected by his/her training and experience (Chen ve Rybak, 2004). According to Yalom (1992) the leaders must make several decisions about...

  • CEO can control the corporate environment. Golightly, Henry O. // Management Review;Jan80, Vol. 69 Issue 1, p30 

    Focuses on the control of chief executive officers (CEO) in the corporate environment in the U.S. Establishment of the spirit of the place by the CEO; Creation of the spirit in the oratory in the absence of philosophy; Provision of employees with a sense of belongingness.

  • The Overscheduled Executive. Bates, Suzanne // Public Relations Strategist;Spring2007, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p23 

    The article discusses the steps to becoming a strategic leader. Two situations are discussed which shows how managers deal with their leadership roles. One situation shows a senior vice president who transformed from a multitasker into a responsible leader. Another situation is about a promoted...

  • Leaders playing it safe? Get real! Jones, Graham // Training Journal;Jan2011, p54 

    The article reports on leadership as the key to ensure the future health of organizations. It offers information on the difference between real and safe leaders which are evident and pronounced during tough times, about their day-to-day roles and responsibilities and the impacts they made on...

  • Co-operation leads the way. Gough, Pippa; Masterson, Abigail // Nursing Older People;Mar2009, Vol. 21 Issue 2, p3 

    The article presents the author's comments on competent leadership. The author discusses traditional approaches to leadership which are founded on the model of one heroic leader based in an organisation who takes responsibility for driving the whole process and acts as a central focus for...

  • Authority vs. Responsibility. Pollack, Irwin // Fort Worth Business Press;8/29/2003, Vol. 16 Issue 33, p15 

    Gives advice on pursuing successful delegation. Comparison between authority and responsibility; Role of authority in delegation; Factors to consider when delegating effectively.

  • Obstacles to Leadership Effectiveness. WAITS, DAVID // Right of Way;Jul/Aug2015, Vol. 62 Issue 4, p16 

    The article offers information on five mistakes that should be avoided to implement an effective leadership in a business including failure to schedule time for conversations, misdiagnosis, and not taking responsibility.

  • Planning system analysis shows positive approach pays dividend. Morris, Huw // Planning (14672073);4/2/2010, Issue 1862, p11 

    In this article the author discusses the significance of a proper planning system analysis in Great Britain. The author argues that the biggest causes of disrepute within the planning process is where developers jump over every conceivable hurdle to gain the backing of planning officers. He...

  • Leaders look within to awaken the corporate soul.  // Credit Union Magazine;Aug2003, Vol. 69 Issue 8, p16 

    Focuses on the development of executive leadership skills. Identification of the higher purpose of work; Practice of professional ethics; Involvement in the process of mastery and learning.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics