Management

Management : Principles and Practices for Tomorrow's Leaders, Second Canadian Edition

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Appropriate for introductory college and university courses in Management. This comprehensive review of essential management concepts and issues is complemented by the authors' practical and student-friendly style. A practical text that comprehensively outlines the major issues in management today and those anticipated in the future, the authors make use of and build on management experience that students may have already had in their personal, school, or work lives.This new edition has an increased emphasis on management skill development.show more

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  • Paperback | 672 pages
  • 213.36 x 279.4 x 25.4mm | 1,678.28g
  • Pearson Canada, Toronto
  • Prentice-Hall (Canada)
  • Scarborough, Canada
  • 2nd edition
  • 0131202561
  • 9780131202566

Table of contents

I. INTRODUCTION TO MANAGING. 1. Managing in the Twenty-First Century. 2. The Environment of Management: Canadian and Global. 3. Ethics, Social Responsibility, and Diversity (formerly Managing Ethics, Diversity, Culture and Social Responsibility). 4. Managing Entrepreneurial Organizations (NEW). II PLANNING. 5. Decision Making. 6. The Planning Process (formerly Planning and Setting Objectives). 7. Strategic Management. III. ORGANIZING. 8. Fundamentals of Organizing. 9. Designing Organizational Structure (formerly Designing Organizations to Manage Change). 10. Staffing and Human Resource Management. IV. LEADING. 11. Being a Leader. 12. Influencing Individual Behaviour and Motivation. 13. Improving Communication Skills (formerly Influencing Interpersonal and Organizational Communication). 14. Leading Groups and Teams. 15. Leading Organizational Change. V. CONTROLLING. 16. Controlling and Building Commitment.show more

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