Fundamentals of Management

Fundamentals of Management : United States Edition

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For one-semester/quarter, introductory courses in Principles of Management, Management and Organizational Behavior.The Best seller in paperback market with a heavy skills focus! Organized around a 14-week semester. Enhanced skills coverage in end of chapter Manager's Workshop sections. New topic coverage: trust, ethics, leadership, etc... Current! 100% of sources are '01/'02.
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  • Paperback | 496 pages
  • 216 x 274 x 18mm | 1,038.72g
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 4th edition
  • 0131019643
  • 9780131019645

Table of contents

I. INTRODUCTION. 1. Managers and Management. History Module: The Historical Roots of Contemporary Management Practices. 2. Managing in a Contemporary World. II. PLANNING. 3. Foundations of Planning. 4. Foundations of Decision Making. Quantitative Module: Quantitative Decision Making Aids. III. ORGANIZING. 5. Basic Organization Designs. 6. Staffing and Human Resource Management. Career Module: Building Your Career. 7. Managing Change and Innovation. IV. LEADING. 8. Foundations of Individual and Group Behavior. 9. Understanding Work Teams. 10. Motivating and Rewarding Employees. 11. Leadership and Trust. 12. Communication and Interpersonal Skills. V. CONTROLLING. 13. Foundations of Control. 14. Operations and Value Chain Management.
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