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Business & management
In the modern era, business management not only comprises the basic concepts like planning, organisation, staffing, communication, motivation, leadership and control, but also includes a plethora of other concepts like change management, learning organisation, business process outsourcing, liberalisation and globalisation, modern control techniques and contribution of modern management experts to the existing pool of management wisdom.
This book covers the various aspects of management, ranging from the fundamentals of business organisation to emerging issues, in a clear and concise manner. Topics are explained in a simple language and lucid manner free from technical jargon. Suitable examples relevant to the current Indian business and management scenario are given wherever necessary to help the readers relate the theoretical concepts to practical situations.
This book attempts to provide a comprehensive coverage of the various contemporary issues related to the field of Business Organisation and Management. It would be an ideal textbook for the students of graduate and postgraduate courses in Management.
About the Author
R.C. Bhatia, M.A. (Economics), M.Com., Ph.D., teaches in Shyam Lal College (Eve.), Department of Commerce, University of Delhi. He has 35 publications to his credit besides many articles in leading newspapers, magazines and U.G.C. journals.
He is associated with Institute of Company Secretaries of India; Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India; Indira Gandhi National Open University; Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University; Uttarakhand Open University, Bareilly; All India Management Association; The Institute of Electronic and Telecommunication Engineers; National Institute of Open Schooling; and Board of Technical Education in Delhi, Haryana and U.P.
He is a member of several expert examination bodies and syllabus committees at Central and State levels.
K. Natesa Priya, is a member of the Editorial team at Atlantic Publishers and Distributors (P) Ltd. that writes and edits textbooks on various subjects. She holds two master's degrees, one a Master in Journalism and Mass Communication (MJMC), and the other a Master in Business Administration (MBA), both obtained from Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar.
Table of Contents
1. Foundation of Indian Business;
2.Entrepreneurial Opportunities in Contemporary Business Environment;
3. Opportunity and Idea Generation;
4. Forms of Business Ownership;
5. Business Size and Location Decisions;
7. Functional Aspects of Business;
8. Schools of Management Thought;
9. Development of Management Thought;
10. Planning Corporate Strategy;
11. Decision Making;
12. Contemporary Organisational Formats;
13. Motivation--Concept and Theories;
14. Leadership--Concept and Theories;
15. Communication Networks;
16. The Control Process;
17. Management in Perspective