Essentials of Management

Essentials of Management

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For quarter courses/short MBA modules, undergraduate/graduate courses in Principles of Management. This text is a brief, 2-color, paperback version of Desslers Management: Leading People and Organizations in the 21st more

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  • Paperback | 496 pages
  • 187.96 x 233.68 x 17.78mm | 816.46g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 0130127701
  • 9780130127709

Table of contents

I. INTRODUCTION TO MANAGING. 1. Managing in the 21st Century. 2. Managing in a Global Environment. 3. Managing Ethics, Diversity, and Social Responsibility. II. PLANNING. 4. Making Decisions. 5. Planning and Setting Objectives. 6. Strategic Management. III. ORGANIZING. 7. Fundamentals of Organizing. 8. Designing Organizations to Manage Change. 9. Staffing and Human Resource Management. IV. LEADING. 10. Being a Leader. 11. Influencing Organizational Culture and Shared Values. 12. Influencing Individual Behavior and Motivation. 13. Influencing Interpersonal and Organizational Communication. 14. Leading Groups and Teams. 15. Leading Organizational Change. V. CONTROLLING. 16. Controlling and Building Commitment. Appendix: Operations, Control Tools, and Information more