ISBN 9781259027741,Management: A Real World Approach

Management: A Real World Approach



Tata McGraw - Hill Education

Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9781259027741

ISBN-10 1259027740


Number of Pages 496 Pages
Language (English)

Management Science

Many principles of management textbooks make the assumption that students already have a stable understanding of the subject. Management: A Real World Approach, combines the theory students need with examples within their grasp as well as providing reinforcing exercises and activities to help them retain and apply what they have learned. This text along with the ancillary materials help address the question that many students ask when taking a principles of management course: What does management mean to me? Table of Contents Part 1: Foundations Chapter One: What Is Management? Chapter Two: A Brief History of Management Chapter Three: Communication Skills Chapter Four: Decision-Making Skills Part 2: Planning and Leadership Chapter Five: Planning and Strategic Management Chapter Six: Leadership and Culture Part 3: Organization and Control Chapter Seven: Organizing Work Chapter Eight: Organizing Structure Chapter Nine: Managing People Chapter Ten: Motivating People Chapter Eleven: Exercising Control Chapter Twelve: Operations Control Part 4: The Future of Management Chapter Thirteen: Contemporary Issues Chapter Fourteen: Management in the 21st Century Glossary Photo credits References Index